Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of), Latin America & Caribbean

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Number of Protected areas

251

Polygons/Points ratio

49%

Polygons

51%

Points

Number of sources

For International designations 4
For National designations 9
TOTAL 13

Protected areas coverage

Area terrestrial (Ref 1 ↓ )

54.14%

coverage

496,701.0 km2

Land Area Protected

917,367.7 km2

Total Land Area

Area marine

3.49%

coverage

16,500.0 km2

Marine Area Protected

473,325.1 km2

Total Marine Area
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IUCN Management categories

Management categories Count %
43 17.13
33 13.15
8 3.19
54 21.51
49 19.52
61 24.3
3 1.2

Governance types

Name Governance type Count %
? 251 100.0

Regional designations

0

Categories Count