Alto Orinoco-Casiquiare in Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

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WDPA ID

30029

Reported Area

84000.0 km²

Data Provider

Ministerio del Ambiente y de los Recursos Naturales Renovables and Servicio Autónomo Forestal Venezolano (SEFORVEN), Venezuela

Attributes

Original Name Alto Orinoco-Casiquiare

English Designation Biosphere Reserve

IUCN Management Category VI

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1991

Sublocation VE-Z

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

12 Protected Areas

  • Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
  • Brazil

Display options

Parima-Tapirapecó National Park

Alto Orinoco-Casiquiare Biosphere Reserve

Formaciones de Tepuyes Natural Monument

Floresta Nacional Do Amazonas Forest

Parque Estadual Serra Do Aracá Park

Serranía de la Neblina National Park

Parque Nacional Do Pico Da Neblina Park

Yanomami Indigenous Area

Canaima National Park

Raposa Serra do Sol Indigenous Area

Canaima National Park World Heritage Site

São Marcos - RR Indigenous Area

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

Parima-Tapirapecó

in Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Parima-Tapirapecó

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

30026

Year of Designation

Reported Area

34200.0 km2

Formaciones de Tepuyes

in Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Formaciones de Tepuyes

English Designation

Natural Monument

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

30030

Year of Designation

Reported Area

5698.2 km2

Floresta Nacional Do Amazonas

in Brazil

Floresta Nacional Do Amazonas

English Designation

Forest

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

31759

Year of Designation

Reported Area

19442.3 km2

Parque Estadual Serra Do Aracá

in Brazil

Parque Estadual Serra Do Aracá

English Designation

Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

33521

Year of Designation

Reported Area

18727.5 km2

Serranía de la Neblina

in Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Serranía de la Neblina

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

4367

Year of Designation

Reported Area

13600.0 km2

Parque Nacional Do Pico Da Neblina

in Brazil

Parque Nacional Do Pico Da Neblina

English Designation

Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

54

Year of Designation

Reported Area

22526.2 km2

Yanomami

in Brazil

Yanomami

English Designation

Indigenous Area

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555542521

Year of Designation

Reported Area

96649.8 km2

Canaima

in Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Canaima

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

313

Year of Designation

Reported Area

30000.0 km2

Raposa Serra do Sol

in Brazil

Raposa Serra do Sol

English Designation

Indigenous Area

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

34075

Year of Designation

Reported Area

17474.6 km2

Canaima National Park

in Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Canaima National Park

English Designation

World Heritage Site

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

61612

Year of Designation

Reported Area

30000.0 km2

São Marcos - RR

in Brazil

São Marcos - RR

English Designation

Indigenous Area

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

352264

Year of Designation

Reported Area

6541.1 km2