Volga Delta in Russian Federation

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

68149

Reported Area

8000.0 km²

Data Provider

Ramsar Secretariat, on behalf of Ramsar Contracting Parties

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name Volga Delta

English Designation Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

IUCN Management Category Not Reported

Status Designated

Type of Designation International

Status Year 1976

Sublocation

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Management plan is not implented but is available

International Criteria (i) (ii) (iii) (iv) (v) (vi) (vii) (viii)

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

4 Protected Areas

  • Russian Federation
  • Kazakhstan

Display options

Astrakhanskiy UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

Astrakhansky Zapovednik

Northern part of Caspian Sea State Natural Protected Zone

Volga Delta Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

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

Astrakhanskiy

in Russian Federation

Astrakhanskiy

English Designation

UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

10713

Year of Designation

Reported Area

978.2 km2

Astrakhansky

in Russian Federation

Astrakhansky

English Designation

Zapovednik

IUCN Category

Ia

WDPA ID

1711

Year of Designation

Reported Area

668.2 km2

Northern part of Caspian Sea

in Kazakhstan

Northern part of Caspian Sea

English Designation

State Natural Protected Zone

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

342651

Year of Designation

Reported Area

61332.0 km2