Korup in Cameroon

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WDPA ID

20058

Reported Area

1261.44 km²

Data Provider

Ministry of Forestry and Wildlife, Cameroon

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

IMET Not Reported

METT Not Reported, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010

Africa Rainforest Study 2001

RAPPAM 2002

Attributes

Original Name Korup

English Designation National Park

IUCN Management Category II

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1986

Sublocation CM-SW

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority State/WWF

Management Plan Yes

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

3 Protected Areas

  • Cameroon
  • Nigeria

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Korup National Park

Cross River National Park

Takamanda National Park

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

Cross River

in Nigeria

Cross River

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

20299

Year of Designation

Reported Area

8000.0 km2

Takamanda

in Cameroon

Takamanda

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

555547996

Year of Designation

Reported Area

627.2 km2