El Caura in Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

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WDPA ID

10780

Reported Area

51340.0 km²

Data Provider

Ministerio del Ambiente y de los Recursos Naturales Renovables and Servicio Autónomo Forestal Venezolano (SEFORVEN), Venezuela

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name El Caura

English Designation Forest Reserve

IUCN Management Category VI

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1968

Sublocation VE-F

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

3 Countries involved

12 Protected Areas

  • Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
  • Brazil
  • Guyana

Display options

Sur del Estado Bolívar Protective Zone

Imataca Forest Reserve

El Caura Forest Reserve

San Pedro Forest Plot

Formaciones de Tepuyes Natural Monument

Canaima National Park

Raposa Serra do Sol Indigenous Area

São Marcos - RR Indigenous Area

Yanomami Indigenous Area

Canaima National Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)

Parque Nacional Do Monte Roraima Park

Shell Beach Protected Area Managed Resource Use Area

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

Sur del Estado Bolívar

in Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Sur del Estado Bolívar

English Designation

Protective Zone

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

10772

Year of Designation

Reported Area

72623.6 km2

Imataca

in Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Imataca

English Designation

Forest Reserve

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

10779

Year of Designation

Reported Area

38219.6 km2

San Pedro

in Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

San Pedro

English Designation

Forest Plot

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

20106

Year of Designation

Reported Area

7574.0 km2

Formaciones de Tepuyes

in Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Formaciones de Tepuyes

English Designation

Natural Monument

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

30030

Year of Designation

Reported Area

5698.2 km2

Canaima

in Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Canaima

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

313

Year of Designation

Reported Area

30000.0 km2

Raposa Serra do Sol

in Brazil

Raposa Serra do Sol

English Designation

Indigenous Area

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

34075

Year of Designation

Reported Area

17474.6 km2

São Marcos - RR

in Brazil

São Marcos - RR

English Designation

Indigenous Area

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

352264

Year of Designation

Reported Area

6541.1 km2

Yanomami

in Brazil

Yanomami

English Designation

Indigenous Area

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555542521

Year of Designation

Reported Area

96649.8 km2

Canaima National Park

in Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Canaima National Park

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

61612

Year of Designation

Reported Area

30000.0 km2

Parque Nacional Do Monte Roraima

in Brazil

Parque Nacional Do Monte Roraima

English Designation

Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

19762

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1167.5 km2

Shell Beach Protected Area

in Guyana

Shell Beach Protected Area

English Designation

Managed Resource Use Area

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

41057

Year of Designation

Reported Area

6250.0 km2