Hohe Tauern in Austria

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.

WDPA ID

169099

Reported Area

803.56 km²

Data Provider

European Environment Agency (EEA)

Attributes

Original Name Hohe Tauern

English Designation National Park

IUCN Management Category II

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1984

Sublocation

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Amt der Burgenländischen; Amt der Kärntner; Amt der Niederösterreichischen; Amt der Oberösterreichischen; Amt der Salzburger ; Amt der Tiroler ; Amt der Wiener

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

11 Protected Areas

  • Austria
  • Italy

Display options

Hohe Tauern National Park

Hohe Tauern National Park

Hochgebirgsnaturpark Zillertaler Alpen Nature Park

Parco Naturale Vedrette di Ries - Aurina Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Hohe Tauern, Salzburg Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Hohe Tauern, Tirol Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Hohe Tauern, Salzburg Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Hohe Tauern, Tirol Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Parco Naturale Vedrette di Ries - Aurina Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Zillertaler Hauptkamm Rest Area

Parco naturale Vedrette di Ries - Aurina Regional/Provincial Nature Park

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

Hohe Tauern

in Austria

Hohe Tauern

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

174776

Year of Designation

Reported Area

610.8 km2

Hochgebirgsnaturpark Zillertaler Alpen

in Austria

Hochgebirgsnaturpark Zillertaler Alpen

English Designation

Nature Park

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

387420

Year of Designation

Reported Area

378.6 km2

Parco Naturale Vedrette di Ries - Aurina

in Italy

Parco Naturale Vedrette di Ries - Aurina

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555540153

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Hohe Tauern, Salzburg

in Austria

Hohe Tauern, Salzburg

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555577650

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Hohe Tauern, Tirol

in Austria

Hohe Tauern, Tirol

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555577660

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Hohe Tauern, Salzburg

in Austria

Hohe Tauern, Salzburg

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555578004

Year of Designation

Reported Area

805.1 km2

Hohe Tauern, Tirol

in Austria

Hohe Tauern, Tirol

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555578015

Year of Designation

Reported Area

610.0 km2

Parco Naturale Vedrette di Ries - Aurina

in Italy

Parco Naturale Vedrette di Ries - Aurina

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555580401

Year of Designation

Reported Area

313.3 km2

Zillertaler Hauptkamm

in Austria

Zillertaler Hauptkamm

English Designation

Rest Area

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

64555

Year of Designation

Reported Area

378.6 km2

Parco naturale Vedrette di Ries - Aurina

in Italy

Parco naturale Vedrette di Ries - Aurina

English Designation

Regional/Provincial Nature Park

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

32705

Year of Designation

Reported Area

315.1 km2