Cockscomb Basin in Belize

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Reported Area

353.36 km²

Data Provider

National Protected Areas Secretariat (NPAS)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

Belize MEE 2006, 2009

METT 2010, 2013


Original Name Cockscomb Basin

English Designation Wildlife Sanctuary

IUCN Management Category IV

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1984


Governance Type Collaborative governance

Management Authority Forest Department/Belize Audubon Society

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable