Lake Natron Basin in United Republic of Tanzania

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

900623

Reported Area

2247.81 km²

Data Provider

Ramsar Secretariat, on behalf of Ramsar Contracting Parties

Attributes

Original Name Lake Natron Basin

English Designation Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

IUCN Management Category Not Reported

Status Designated

Type of Designation International

Status Year 2001

Sublocation TZ-01

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Management plan is not implented and not available

International Criteria (i) (ii) (iii) (iv) (v) (vi) (vii)

Site network

  • Transboundary sites
  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

2 Protected Areas

  • Kenya
  • United Republic of Tanzania

2 Countries involved

5 Protected Areas

  • Kenya
  • United Republic of Tanzania

Display options

Shompole Community Conservancy

Lake Natron Basin Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

Display options

Masai Mara National Reserve

Serengeti National Park World Heritage Site

Loliondo GCA Game controlled area

Serengeti National Park National Park

Lake Natron Basin Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

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
  • Transboundary sites

Shompole

in Kenya

Shompole

English Designation

Community Conservancy

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555555483

Year of Designation

Reported Area

100.0 km2

Masai Mara

in Kenya

Masai Mara

English Designation

National Reserve

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

1297

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1510.0 km2

Serengeti National Park

in United Republic of Tanzania

Serengeti National Park

English Designation

World Heritage Site

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

2575

Year of Designation

Reported Area

14763.0 km2

Loliondo GCA

in United Republic of Tanzania

Loliondo GCA

English Designation

Game controlled area

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555623786

Year of Designation

Reported Area

6221.7 km2

Serengeti National Park

in United Republic of Tanzania

Serengeti National Park

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

916

Year of Designation

Reported Area

13039.5 km2