Protected areas


IUCN categorized protected areas

  IUCN categories I and II ( Strict Nature Reserve / Wilderness Area, National Park)
  IUCN categories III to VI (Natural monument, Habitat/Species Management Area, Protected Landscape/Seascape, Managed Resource)

The designations employed and the presentation of material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Food and Agriculture Organization 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.

last updated:  Tuesday, February 23, 2010