Sierra Leone, Africa

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Number of Protected areas

50

Polygons/Points ratio

72%

Polygons

28%

Points

Number of sources

For International designations 1
For National designations 11
TOTAL 12

Protected areas coverage

Area terrestrial (Ref 1 ↓ )

9.39%

coverage

6,825.0 km2

Land Area Protected

72,709.0 km2

Total Land Area

Area marine

0.54%

coverage

863.0 km2

Marine Area Protected

160,452.6 km2

Total Marine Area
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IUCN Management categories

Management categories Count %
5 10.0
1 2.0
1 2.0
43 86.0

Governance types

Name Governance type Count %
? 4 8.0
? 46 92.0

Regional designations

0

Categories Count

International designations