Volcan Barú in Panama

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Reported Area

156.8 km²

Data Provider

Administración de Sistemas de Información Ambiental, Dirección de Areas Protegidas y Vida Silvestre, Autoridad Nacional del Ambiente (ANAM), Panama

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

METT 2010, 2006, Not Reported

PROARCA/CAPAS 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006


Original Name Volcan Barú

English Designation National Park

IUCN Management Category II

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1977

Sublocation PA-4

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable