iSimangaliso Wetland Park in South Africa

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WDPA ID

198302

Reported Area

2395.66 km²

Data Provider

IUCN World Heritage Programme

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name Parc de la zone humide d’iSimangaliso

English Designation World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Inscribed

Type of Designation International

Status Year 1999

Sublocation ZA-NL

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority iSimangaliso Wetland Park Authority

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria (vii)(ix)(x)

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

8 Protected Areas

  • South Africa
  • Mozambique

Display options

Ndumu Game Reserve Nature Reserve

Ndumo Game Reserve Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

Zona de Vigilancia da REM Not Reported

iSimangaliso Wetland Park World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)

Coastal Forest Reserve Nature Reserve

Kosi Bay Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

Tembe Elephant Park Nature Reserve

Maputo Special Reserve

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

Ndumu Game Reserve

in South Africa

Ndumu Game Reserve

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

116329

Year of Designation

Reported Area

118.8 km2

Ndumo Game Reserve

in South Africa

Ndumo Game Reserve

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

145553

Year of Designation

Reported Area

118.7 km2

Zona de Vigilancia da REM

in Mozambique

Zona de Vigilancia da REM

English Designation

Not Reported

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

342676

Year of Designation

Reported Area

807.0 km2

Coastal Forest Reserve

in South Africa

Coastal Forest Reserve

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555563641

Year of Designation

Reported Area

221.6 km2

Kosi Bay

in South Africa

Kosi Bay

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

68173

Year of Designation

Reported Area

173.3 km2

Tembe Elephant Park

in South Africa

Tembe Elephant Park

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

39758

Year of Designation

Reported Area

298.7 km2

Maputo

in Mozambique

Maputo

English Designation

Special Reserve

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

4652

Year of Designation

Reported Area

700.0 km2