Sagarmatha in Nepal

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

804

Reported Area

1148.0 km²

Data Provider

Department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation (DNPCWC), Ministry of Forests and Soil Conservation, Nepal

Attributes

Original Name सगरमाथा राष्ट्रिय निकुञ्ज

English Designation National Park

IUCN Management Category II

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1976

Sublocation

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation (DNPWC)

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

10 Protected Areas

  • Nepal
  • China

Display options

Sagarmatha National Park World Heritage Site

Makalu-Barun National Park

Quomolangma Nature Preserve

Gauri-Shankar Conservation Area

Sagarmatha National Park

Zhumulangmafeng Nature Reserve

Makalu-Barun - Buffer Zone National Park - Buffer Zone

Langtang National Park

Jiangcun Nature Reserve

Zhangmukouan Nature Reserve

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

Sagarmatha National Park

in Nepal

Sagarmatha National Park

English Designation

World Heritage Site

IUCN Category

Not Applicable

WDPA ID

2007

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1148.0 km2

Makalu-Barun

in Nepal

Makalu-Barun

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

26606

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1500.0 km2

Quomolangma

in China

Quomolangma

English Designation

Nature Preserve

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

301953

Year of Designation

Reported Area

34000.0 km2

Gauri-Shankar

in Nepal

Gauri-Shankar

English Designation

Conservation Area

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

555569935

Year of Designation

Reported Area

2179.0 km2

Zhumulangmafeng

in China

Zhumulangmafeng

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

95783

Year of Designation

Reported Area

33910.2 km2

Makalu-Barun - Buffer Zone

in Nepal

Makalu-Barun - Buffer Zone

English Designation

National Park - Buffer Zone

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

26605

Year of Designation

Reported Area

830.0 km2

Langtang

in Nepal

Langtang

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

803

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1710.0 km2

Jiangcun

in China

Jiangcun

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

95784

Year of Designation

Reported Area

340.6 km2

Zhangmukouan

in China

Zhangmukouan

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

95785

Year of Designation

Reported Area

68.5 km2