Kenya, Africa

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Number of Protected areas

411

Polygons/Points ratio

65%

Polygons

35%

Points

Number of sources

For International designations 3
For National designations 10
TOTAL 13

Protected areas coverage

Area terrestrial (Ref 1 ↓ )

12.36%

coverage

72,544.0 km2

Land Area Protected

586,770.0 km2

Total Land Area

Area marine

0.8%

coverage

904.0 km2

Marine Area Protected

112,400.4 km2

Total Marine Area
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IUCN Management categories

Management categories Count %
36 8.76
5 1.22
15 3.65
346 84.18
9 2.19

Governance types

Name Governance type Count %
? 76 18.49
? 267 64.96
? 25 6.08
? 15 3.65
? 27 6.57
? 1 0.24

Regional designations

0

Categories Count