Isle Royale in United States of America

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WDPA ID

977

Reported Area

2223.09 km²

Data Provider

US Geological Survey, Gap Analysis Program (GAP), National Operations Office, Boise State University

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

USA SOP 2007

Attributes

Original Name Isle Royale

English Designation National Park

IUCN Management Category V

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1931

Sublocation US-MI

Governance Type Collaborative governance

Management Authority National Park Service

Management Plan Site-Specific Management Plan

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

3 Protected Areas

  • United States of America
  • Canada

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Isle Royale Wilderness

Lake Superior National Marine Conservation Area Of Canada National Marine Conservation Area

Isle Royale 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

Isle Royale

in United States of America

Isle Royale

English Designation

Wilderness

IUCN Category

Ib

WDPA ID

4444416

Year of Designation

Reported Area

565.3 km2

Lake Superior National Marine Conservation Area Of Canada

in Canada

Lake Superior National Marine Conservation Area Of Canada

English Designation

National Marine Conservation Area

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

555516431

Year of Designation

Reported Area

10880.0 km2