PN des Plaines de l'Escaut in Belgium

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.

WDPA ID

386129

Reported Area

262.4 km²

Data Provider

European Environment Agency (EEA)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name PN des Plaines de l'Escaut

English Designation Nature Park (Walloon Region)

IUCN Management Category V

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1996

Sublocation

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority SPW-DGARNE

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

24 Protected Areas

  • France
  • Belgium

Display options

Scarpe-Escaut Regional Nature Park

Coupure de Bleharies Scientific Interest Site (Walloon Region)

Marais de la Neuville Scientific Interest Site (Walloon Region)

PN des Plaines de l'Escaut Nature Park (Walloon Region)

PN des Hauts Pays Nature Park (Walloon Region)

Rivage Certified Nature Reserve (Walloon Region)

Vallée de la Scarpe et de l'Escaut Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Forêt de Bon-Secours Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Forêt de Bon-Secours Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Vallée de la Haine en aval de Mons Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Haut-Pays des Honnelles Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Bassin de l'Escaut en amont de Tournai Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Vallée de la Haine en aval de Mons Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Haut-Pays des Honnelles Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Bassin de l'Escaut en amont de Tournai Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Les Breux Forest Biological Reserve

Marais d'Harchies Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

Marais d'Harchies-Hensies-Pommeroeul Scientific Interest Site (Walloon Region)

Massif forestier de la Lanière Biotope Protection Order

Bois d’Encade Regional Nature Reserve

Bois de Colfontaine Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Bois de Colfontaine Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Vallée de la Trouille Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Vallée de la Trouille Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

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

Scarpe-Escaut

in France

Scarpe-Escaut

English Designation

Regional Nature Park

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

178317

Year of Designation

Reported Area

485.9 km2

Coupure de Bleharies

in Belgium

Coupure de Bleharies

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

332821

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.2 km2

Marais de la Neuville

in Belgium

Marais de la Neuville

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

333458

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.2 km2

PN des Hauts Pays

in Belgium

PN des Hauts Pays

English Designation

Nature Park (Walloon Region)

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

386139

Year of Designation

Reported Area

160.7 km2

Rivage

in Belgium

Rivage

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

386143

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Vallée de la Scarpe et de l'Escaut

in France

Vallée de la Scarpe et de l'Escaut

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555539296

Year of Designation

Reported Area

130.3 km2

Forêt de Bon-Secours

in Belgium

Forêt de Bon-Secours

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555542017

Year of Designation

Reported Area

3.9 km2

Forêt de Bon-Secours

in Belgium

Forêt de Bon-Secours

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555579843

Year of Designation

Reported Area

3.9 km2

Vallée de la Haine en aval de Mons

in Belgium

Vallée de la Haine en aval de Mons

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555623188

Year of Designation

Reported Area

17.9 km2

Haut-Pays des Honnelles

in Belgium

Haut-Pays des Honnelles

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555623189

Year of Designation

Reported Area

5.9 km2

Bassin de l'Escaut en amont de Tournai

in Belgium

Bassin de l'Escaut en amont de Tournai

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555623226

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1.9 km2

Vallée de la Haine en aval de Mons

in Belgium

Vallée de la Haine en aval de Mons

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555623337

Year of Designation

Reported Area

17.9 km2

Haut-Pays des Honnelles

in Belgium

Haut-Pays des Honnelles

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555623343

Year of Designation

Reported Area

5.9 km2

Bassin de l'Escaut en amont de Tournai

in Belgium

Bassin de l'Escaut en amont de Tournai

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555623355

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1.9 km2

Les Breux

in France

Les Breux

English Designation

Forest Biological Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

62752

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Marais d'Harchies

in Belgium

Marais d'Harchies

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

67814

Year of Designation

Reported Area

5.3 km2

Marais d'Harchies-Hensies-Pommeroeul

in Belgium

Marais d'Harchies-Hensies-Pommeroeul

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

86584

Year of Designation

Reported Area

5.6 km2

Massif forestier de la Lanière

in France

Massif forestier de la Lanière

English Designation

Biotope Protection Order

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555514305

Year of Designation

Reported Area

8.0 km2

Bois d’Encade

in France

Bois d’Encade

English Designation

Regional Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555514386

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Bois de Colfontaine

in Belgium

Bois de Colfontaine

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555542021

Year of Designation

Reported Area

8.4 km2

Bois de Colfontaine

in Belgium

Bois de Colfontaine

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555579851

Year of Designation

Reported Area

8.4 km2

Vallée de la Trouille

in Belgium

Vallée de la Trouille

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555623144

Year of Designation

Reported Area

12.8 km2

Vallée de la Trouille

in Belgium

Vallée de la Trouille

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555623338

Year of Designation

Reported Area

12.8 km2