Peneda-Gerês in Portugal

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WDPA ID

860

Reported Area

695.93 km²

Data Provider

European Environment Agency (EEA)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name Peneda-Gerês

English Designation National Park

IUCN Management Category II

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1971

Sublocation

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Instituto da Conservação da Natureza e das Florestas, http://www.icnf.pt/portal

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

8 Protected Areas

  • Spain
  • Portugal

Display options

Baixa Limia Natura 2000

Baixa Limia-Serra do Xurés Natural Park

Baixa Limia Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Peneda / Gerês Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Baixa Limia - Serra do Xurés Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Serra do Gerês Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Baixa Limia-Serra do Xurés Natura 2000

Peneda-Gerês 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

Baixa Limia

in Spain

Baixa Limia

English Designation

Natura 2000

IUCN Category

Not Assigned

WDPA ID

349220

Year of Designation

Reported Area

339.6 km2

Baixa Limia-Serra do Xurés

in Spain

Baixa Limia-Serra do Xurés

English Designation

Natural Park

IUCN Category

Not Assigned

WDPA ID

389015

Year of Designation

Reported Area

202.5 km2

Baixa Limia

in Spain

Baixa Limia

IUCN Category

Not Assigned

WDPA ID

555523061

Year of Designation

Reported Area

339.2 km2

Peneda / Gerês

in Portugal

Peneda / Gerês

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555531072

Year of Designation

Reported Area

888.4 km2

Baixa Limia - Serra do Xurés

in Spain

Baixa Limia - Serra do Xurés

IUCN Category

Not Assigned

WDPA ID

555538502

Year of Designation

Reported Area

312.9 km2

Serra do Gerês

in Portugal

Serra do Gerês

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555540877

Year of Designation

Reported Area

634.3 km2

Baixa Limia-Serra do Xurés

in Spain

Baixa Limia-Serra do Xurés

English Designation

Natura 2000

IUCN Category

Not Assigned

WDPA ID

71215

Year of Designation

Reported Area

313.9 km2