Hwange in Zimbabwe

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

1991

Reported Area

14651.0 km²

Data Provider

Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Management

Attributes

Original Name Hwange

English Designation National Park

IUCN Management Category II

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1949

Sublocation ZW-MN

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

3 Countries involved

15 Protected Areas

  • Zimbabwe
  • Botswana
  • Namibia

Display options

Kazuma Pan National Park

Kazuma State Forest

Matetsi Safari Area

Kazuma Forest Reserve

Kasane Extension Forest Reserve

Chobe National Park

Kasane Forest Reserve

Hwange National Park

Sibuyu Forest Reserve

Zambezi National Park

Impalila Communal Conservancy

Salambala Communal Conservancy

Kasika Communal Conservancy

Kabulabula Communal Conservancy

Chobe National 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

Kazuma Pan

in Zimbabwe

Kazuma Pan

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

1112

Year of Designation

Reported Area

313.0 km2

Kazuma

in Zimbabwe

Kazuma

English Designation

State Forest

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

20348

Year of Designation

Reported Area

240.0 km2

Matetsi

in Zimbabwe

Matetsi

English Designation

Safari Area

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

2529

Year of Designation

Reported Area

2955.0 km2

Kazuma

in Botswana

Kazuma

English Designation

Forest Reserve

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

7458

Year of Designation

Reported Area

195.0 km2

Kasane Extension

in Botswana

Kasane Extension

English Designation

Forest Reserve

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

16796

Year of Designation

Reported Area

641.1 km2

Chobe

in Botswana

Chobe

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

Ib

WDPA ID

600

Year of Designation

Reported Area

11000.0 km2

Kasane

in Botswana

Kasane

English Designation

Forest Reserve

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

7457

Year of Designation

Reported Area

149.3 km2

Sibuyu

in Botswana

Sibuyu

English Designation

Forest Reserve

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

7459

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1194.0 km2

Zambezi

in Zimbabwe

Zambezi

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

2530

Year of Designation

Reported Area

560.1 km2

Impalila

in Namibia

Impalila

English Designation

Communal Conservancy

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555542937

Year of Designation

Reported Area

72.5 km2

Salambala

in Namibia

Salambala

English Designation

Communal Conservancy

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555542915

Year of Designation

Reported Area

929.8 km2

Kasika

in Namibia

Kasika

English Designation

Communal Conservancy

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555542938

Year of Designation

Reported Area

146.6 km2

Kabulabula

in Namibia

Kabulabula

English Designation

Communal Conservancy

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555547344

Year of Designation

Reported Area

89.1 km2

Chobe

in Botswana

Chobe

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

Ib

WDPA ID

600

Year of Designation

Reported Area

11000.0 km2