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Papua New Guinea

Protection Coverage

Terrestrial
Marine

Number of Protected Areas

Coastal
Marine
Terrestrial
Total

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Papua New Guinea Protected Areas

Designation GIS Area GIS Marine Area IUCN Category Management Plan Status Status Year WDPA ID
Tonda Wildlife Management Area Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 5148.85km² 76.44km² Not Reported Designated 1993 68136
Tabad Island Wildlife Management Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 2002 555547659
Lihir Island Protected Area 201.65km² 3.01km² Not Reported Designated 0 15894
Ndrolowa (I) Marine Managed Area 60.87km² 23.85km² VI Designated 1985 15781
Crater Mountain Wildlife Management Area 2754.67km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1993 106683
Laugum Island Wildlife Management Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 2001 555547660
Variarata National Park 10.35km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1969 839
Tioputuk Locally Managed Marine Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1992 555547667
Lake Kutubu Wildlife Management Area 236.51km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1992 61533
Mt Kaindi Wildlife Management Area 8.68km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 0 316937
Loroko National Park 0.75km² 0.22km² Not Reported Designated 1991 61530
Bagiai (I) Marine Managed Area 184.75km² 4.03km² VI Designated 1977 4205
Cape Wom Memorial Park Protected Seascape 0.02km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1973 3145
Pirung Wildlife Management Area 545.62km² 530.97km² Not Reported Designated 1989 15788
Mc Adams National Park 21.22km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 0 838
Crown Island (III) Marine Managed Area 14.62km² 0.80km² VI Designated 1977 15789
Mt Gahavisuka Provincial Park 2.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 0 9714
Kamiali Wildlife Management Area 454.08km² 183.65km² Not Reported Designated 0 220242
Simbine Coast Wildlife Management Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 2000 555547670
Kavakuna Caves Wildlife Management Area 32.23km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 0 377717
Neiru (Aird Hills) Wildlife Management Area 24.73km² 0.22km² Not Reported Designated 1987 15783
Ranba Wildlife Sanctuary Sanctuary 158.19km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1977 12888
Hombareta Wildlife Management Area 1.38km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 0 316895
Nanuk Island District Park Provincial Park 0.03km² 0.03km² IV Designated 1973 3148
Mt Wilhelm National Reserve National Park 8.15km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1990 71364
M'Buke Locally Managed Marine Area 1.03km² 1.03km² Not Reported Designated 2002 555547899
Hunstein Range Wildlife Management Area 2286.81km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1997 377712
Klampun Wildlife Management Area 45.89km² 0.36km² Not Reported Designated 2003 377713
Kokoda Historical Track Reserve Reserve 0.69km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 0 377710
Zo-oimaga Wildlife Management Area 14.83km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1981 9717
Iomare Wildlife Management Area 39.51km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1987 15782
Tab Island Wildlife Management Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 2000 555547657
Silom Locally Managed Marine Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 2006 555547669
Maza (I) Marine Managed Area 3337.71km² 3337.71km² VI Designated 1978 4202
Oi Mada Wara Wildlife Management Area 226.39km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1981 15787
Jimi Valley National Park 42.28km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1991 15797
Wewak Peace Memorial Park Protected Seascape 200.10km² 119.32km² Not Reported Designated 0 377711
Sawasawaga Locally Managed Marine Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 2005 555547671
Pokili Wildlife Management Area 122.31km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1975 4123
Lake Lavu Wildlife Management Area 26.21km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1981 9718
Nonovaul Locally Managed Marine Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1992 555547664
Moitaka Wildlife Sanctuary Sanctuary 197.82km² 0.01km² Not Reported Designated 0 17823
Siwi-Utame Wildlife Management Area 121.82km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1977 9721
Baniara Island Protected Area 0.37km² 0.11km² Not Reported Designated 1975 4201
Namanatabu Reserve 0.55km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 0 4199
Whal Island Locally Managed Marine Area 0.07km² 0.07km² Not Reported Designated 1997 555547900
Mt Susu National Park 1.19km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 0 4197
Panachais Locally Managed Marine Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 1992 555547662
Kokoda Memorial Park Protected Seascape 198.14km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 0 377714
Sinub Island Wildlife Management Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Designated 2000 555547658