Padre Island in United States of America

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WDPA ID

1065

Reported Area

532.89 km²

Data Provider

US Geological Survey, Gap Analysis Program (GAP), National Operations Office, Boise State University

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name Padre Island

English Designation National Seashore

IUCN Management Category V

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1962

Sublocation US-TX

Governance Type Collaborative governance

Management Authority National Park Service

Management Plan Site-Specific Management Plan

International Criteria Not Applicable