Nakai - Nam Theun in Lao People's Democratic Republic

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WDPA ID

10130

Reported Area

3532.0 km²

Data Provider

WWF Greater Mekong, Aphone, Lao Cambodia Sumatra WWF Tiger Conservation Network

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name Nakai - Nam Theun

English Designation National Biodiversity Conservation Area

IUCN Management Category VI

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1993

Sublocation

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

7 Protected Areas

  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Viet Nam

Display options

Nakai - Nam Theun National Biodiversity Conservation Area

Vu Quang National Park

Hin Nam No National Biodiversity Conservation Area

Corridor Nakai - Nam Theun and Phou Hin Poun National Biodiversity Conservation Area

Nam Theun Ext. National Biodiversity Conservation Area

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)

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

Vu Quang

in Viet Nam

Vu Quang

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

10375

Year of Designation

Reported Area

527.4 km2

Hin Nam No

in Lao People's Democratic Republic

Hin Nam No

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

61498

Year of Designation

Reported Area

862.3 km2

Corridor Nakai - Nam Theun and Phou Hin Poun

in Lao People's Democratic Republic

Corridor Nakai - Nam Theun and Phou Hin Poun

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

71254

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1543.4 km2

Nam Theun Ext.

in Lao People's Democratic Republic

Nam Theun Ext.

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

71255

Year of Designation

Reported Area

645.0 km2

Phong Nha-Ke Bang

in Viet Nam

Phong Nha-Ke Bang

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

10345

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1233.2 km2

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

in Viet Nam

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

900883

Year of Designation

Reported Area

857.5 km2