Bulgaria, Europe

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Number of Protected areas

1,398

Polygons/Points ratio

99%

Polygons

1%

Points

Number of sources

For International designations 4
For National designations 1
For Regional designations 1
TOTAL 6

Protected areas coverage (Ref 1 ↓ )

Area terrestrial

34.7%

coverage

38,473.34251 km2

Land Area Protected

110,862.7479 km2

Total Land Area

Area marine

8.1%

coverage

2,850.096169 km2

Marine Area Protected

35,171.8505 km2

Total Marine Area

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IUCN Management categories

Management categories Count %
55 3.93
3 0.21
350 25.04
35 2.5
11 0.79
562 40.2
363 25.97
19 1.36

Governance types

Name Governance type Count %
1368 97.85
30 2.15

National designations