Nyika National Park in Malawi

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WDPA ID

779

Reported Area

3092.32 km²

Data Provider

Department of National Parks and Wildlife

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name Nyika National Park

English Designation National Park

IUCN Management Category II

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1965

Sublocation MW-N

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Group (Department of National Parks and Wildlife)

Management Plan Available

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

2 Protected Areas

  • Zambia
  • Malawi

Display options

Mitenge Forest Reserve

Nyika National Park 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

Mitenge

in Zambia

Mitenge

English Designation

Forest Reserve

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

27022

Year of Designation

Reported Area

203.3 km2