Yala Block (1-5)(Ruhuna) in Sri Lanka

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.



Reported Area

136.79 km²

Data Provider

Forest Department of Sri Lanka


Original Name Yala Block (1-5)(Ruhuna)

English Designation National Park

IUCN Management Category II

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1938


Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority Department of Wildlife Conservation

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable