Waterton Glacier International Peace Park in Canada and United States of America

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

WDPA ID

93295

Reported Area

4576.14 km²

Data Provider

IUCN World Heritage Programme

Attributes

Original Name Parc international de la paix Waterton-Glacier

English Designation World Heritage Site

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Inscribed

Type of Designation International

Status Year 1995

Sublocation CA-AB, US-MT

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria (vii)(ix)

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

8 Protected Areas

  • United States of America
  • Canada

Display options

Glacier National Park

Waterton Lakes National Park UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

Akamina-kishinena park A - Park

Waterton Glacier International Peace UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

Flathead, Montana National Wild and Scenic River

Waterton Lakes National Park of Canada National Park of Canada

Waterton Glacier International Peace Park World Heritage Site

Police Outpost Provincial Park Provincial Park

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Glacier

in United States of America

Glacier

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

11111516

Year of Designation

Reported Area

4087.7 km2

Waterton Lakes National Park

in Canada

Waterton Lakes National Park

English Designation

UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

2057

Year of Designation

Reported Area

526.0 km2

Akamina-kishinena park

in Canada

Akamina-kishinena park

English Designation

A - Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

21193

Year of Designation

Reported Area

109.2 km2

Waterton Glacier International Peace

in United States of America

Waterton Glacier International Peace

English Designation

UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

2134

Year of Designation

Reported Area

4100.6 km2

Flathead, Montana

in United States of America

Flathead, Montana

English Designation

National Wild and Scenic River

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

555605133

Year of Designation

Reported Area

89.6 km2

Waterton Lakes National Park of Canada

in Canada

Waterton Lakes National Park of Canada

English Designation

National Park of Canada

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

626

Year of Designation

Reported Area

505.0 km2

Police Outpost Provincial Park

in Canada

Police Outpost Provincial Park

English Designation

Provincial Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

65018

Year of Designation

Reported Area

2.2 km2