Upper Orashi Forests in Nigeria

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Reported Area

251.65 km²

Vulnerability Assessment

PARCC Logo Present

Data Provider

Ramsar Secretariat, on behalf of Ramsar Contracting Parties

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Upper Orashi Forests

English Designation Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

IUCN Management Category Not Reported

Status Designated

Type of Designation International

Status Year 2008

Sublocation NG-RI

Governance Type Sub-national ministry or agency

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Management plan is not implented but is available

International Criteria (i)(ii)(iii)