Channel Islands in United States of America

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WDPA ID

555586740

Reported Area

3813.73 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 Channel Islands

English Designation National Marine Sanctuary

IUCN Management Category V

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1980

Sublocation US-CA

Governance Type Collaborative governance

Management Authority National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Management Plan Site-Specific Management Plan

International Criteria Not Applicable