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FIJI PROTECTION COVERAGE

Fiji

146

Protected Area Count

2

Management Effectiveness Assessments

11,959.01 km² / 1,293,034.72 km² (0.92%) Protected

Marine

1,036.51 km² / 19,154.96 km² (5.41%) Protected

Terrestrial

These statistics might differ from those reported officially by countries due to difference in methodologies and datasets used to assess protected area coverage and differences in the base maps used to measure terrestrial and marine area of a country or territory.

Source: from ProtectedPlanet.net.

UNEP-WCMC and IUCN 2021,
Protected Planet: The World Database on Protected Areas (WDPA)/The Global Database on Protected Areas Management Effectiveness (GD-PAME),
Sep 2021, Cambridge, UK: UNEP-WCMC and IUCN.
Available at: www.protectedplanet.net.
Designation GIS Area GIS Marine Area IUCN Category Management Plan Status Status Year WDPA ID
Nanuku Islet
Faunal Reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 26678
Nukutolu Islets
Faunal Reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 26680
Ogea Levu
Faunal Reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 26681
Fulaga
Marine Protected Area
VI Not Reported Designated 315522
Great Astrolobe Lagoon
Marine Protected Area
VI Not Reported Proposed 1998 315524
Manava Island
Marine Protected Area
VI Not Reported Designated 1992 315526
Snake island (Labuco)
Not Reported
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 315530
Tavarua Island
Marine Protected Area
VI Not Reported Designated 315532
Lavena Coastal Walk
Recreational Reserve
V Not Reported Designated 315533
Vuna (Waitabu)
Marine Protected Area
VI Not Reported Designated 315534
Turtle Island MPA
Recreation Reserve
V Not Reported Designated 315536
Yavusa Nabuna
Locally Managed Marine Area
20.77km² 20.56km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547783
Soso
Locally Managed Marine Area
14.98km² 14.22km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547823
Wailevu/Galoa/Soso villages
Locally Managed Marine Area
53.69km² 45.95km² VI Not Reported Designated 2004 315521
Yavusa Matanimudu
Locally Managed Marine Area
10.68km² 8.48km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547775
Vanua Yanuca
Locally Managed Marine Area
61.45km² 60.02km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547770
Naioconivonu
Locally Managed Marine Area
4.06km² 4.03km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547817
Tikina Wai
Locally Managed Marine Area
52.72km² 51.19km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2001 555547839
Namaqumaqua village
Locally Managed Marine Area
4.39km² 3.85km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547772
Ulunikoro Marine Reserve/Narikoso Village/Vabea Village
Locally Managed Marine Area
273.26km² 261.60km² VI Not Reported Designated 1985 315574
Makogai Island
Marine Protected Area
0.00km² 0.00km² IV Not Reported Designated 1987 315525
Monasavu Catchment
Water Dam
7.10km² 0.00km² VI Not Reported Designated 2004 555592858
Bukatatanoa Barrier Reef
Marine Protected Area
0.00km² 0.00km² VI Not Reported Designated 315527
Namenalala island Resort
Nature Reserve and Marine Reserve
0.43km² 0.43km² II Not Reported Designated 1984 17897
Tikina Ovalau/Nasinu
Locally Managed Marine Area
5.86km² 3.44km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547781
Batiki-Manuku
Locally Managed Marine Area
5.55km² 3.81km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2000 555547768
Susui
Not Reported
0.00km² 0.00km² VI Not Reported Designated 315531
Sawau District
Locally Managed Marine Area
29.47km² 27.63km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547790
Vanua Vaturova
Locally Managed Marine Area
82.12km² 72.25km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547794
Wakaya Island
Recreational Reserve
0.00km² 0.00km² V Not Reported Designated 315542
Cuvu Tikina
Marine Project
0.00km² 0.00km² VI Not Reported Designated 2000 306127
Levuka
Locally Managed Marine Area
4.79km² 4.31km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547812
Qaranibuluti Nature Reserve
Forest Reserve
2.43km² 0.00km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1958 555592862
Navolau District
Locally Managed Marine Area
740.66km² 712.96km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547844
Nacomoto village
Locally Managed Marine Area
7.67km² 6.03km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2006 555547821
Vanua Naweni-Dromoninuku/Naweni-Naweni/Naweni-Tacilevu
Locally Managed Marine Area
16.62km² 8.20km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547765
Savura Forest Reserve
Forest Reserve
1.90km² 0.00km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1952 555592861
Malomalo
Locally Managed Marine Area
2.19km² 1.86km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547802
Dawasamu/Nasinu/Natacileka/Natale-i-ra/Silana
Locally Managed Marine Area
149.98km² 144.06km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2007 555547757
Vanua Balavu-Daliconi
Locally Managed Marine Area
66.12km² 57.09km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2007 555547838
Naqarabuluti
Nature Reserve
2.41km² 0.00km² Ia Not Reported Designated 1958 3152
Rakiraki District
Locally Managed Marine Area
740.66km² 712.96km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2006 555547769
Waisali Forest
Forest Reserve
3.07km² 0.00km² II Not Reported Designated 1991 555592856
Biaugunu/Lakeba/Natuvu/Vuniwai
Locally Managed Marine Area
65.67km² 59.59km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547796
Moturiki-Daku/Niubasaga/Uluibau
Locally Managed Marine Area
82.93km² 73.19km² VI Not Reported Designated 2000 26684
Uluiloli
Locally Managed Marine Area
0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1997 555547604
Vaturu Catchment
Water Dam
2.20km² 0.00km² VI Not Reported Designated 1941 555592857
Yadua Taba Island
Locally Managed Marine Area
1975.75km² 1969.85km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547846
Vanua Balavu-Namuana
Locally Managed Marine Area
2.62km² 1.80km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2007 555547836
Macuata/Dreketi/Sasa/Mali Districts
Locally Managed Marine Area
1349.51km² 1294.17km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547828
Vuna (Taveuni)
Locally Managed Marine Area
15.61km² 13.49km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547845
Vanua Namuka/Dogotuki-Visoqo, Ravuka, Cawadevo/Rauriko/Qelewara, Naur/Naduru/Nabubu, Lakeba, Nasovivi/Kedra, Lagi/Gevo Island/Druadrua Island
Locally Managed Marine Area
231.74km² 205.63km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547754
Muainuku
Locally Managed Marine Area
4.79km² 4.32km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547766
Navutulevu village
Locally Managed Marine Area
2.19km² 2.01km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547773
Solovola
Locally Managed Marine Area
3.46km² 2.34km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547810
Yavusa Nakaukilagi
Locally Managed Marine Area
1.04km² 1.04km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547785
Naikorokoro
Locally Managed Marine Area
4.74km² 4.51km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547816
Gasele
Locally Managed Marine Area
1.65km² 1.60km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547824
Kadavu village
Locally Managed Marine Area
22.11km² 18.62km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547820
Taveuni
Forest Reserve
0.00km² 0.00km² VI Not Reported Designated 34878
Namalata/Namuana
Locally Managed Marine Area
3.19km² 0.88km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547805
Waitabu village
Locally Managed Marine Area
148.72km² 148.09km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2000 555547799
Tikina Levuka (Ovalau)-Vuna
Locally Managed Marine Area
0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2006 555547603
Naigani
Locally Managed Marine Area
664.22km² 662.72km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547800
Raviravi District
Locally Managed Marine Area
63.43km² 63.43km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547789
Ravitaki
Locally Managed Marine Area
7.85km² 5.32km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2006 555547808
Vuata Ono
Marine Protected Area
0.00km² 0.00km² VI Not Reported Designated 1985 315528
Nakorotubu
Locally Managed Marine Area
539.08km² 536.26km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2006 555547788
Dawato-Malake/Navetau/Yasawa
Locally Managed Marine Area
34.52km² 31.53km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2006 555547831
Qoliqoli Cokovata
Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance
1352.76km² 1352.76km² IV Yes Designated 2018 555629253
Yanuca (Malolo (Mamanuca Group)-Solevu/Yaro)
Locally Managed Marine Area
1096.23km² 1082.45km² VI Not Reported Designated 2003 315585
Rukurukulevu/Cuvu/Sila/Tore/Naevuevu/Yadua
Locally Managed Marine Area
9.72km² 8.59km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1999 555547756
Saqani
Locally Managed Marine Area
33.72km² 29.98km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547795
Daviqele village/Nabukelevu/Qaliira/Kabariki
Locally Managed Marine Area
21.86km² 18.33km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2006 555547762
Vueti Navakavu
Locally Managed Marine Area
18.70km² 13.40km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2001 555547791
Tomaniivi Nature Reserve
Nature Reserve
11.10km² 0.00km² Ia Not Reported Designated 1958 1516
Daku village
Locally Managed Marine Area
5.93km² 5.13km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2001 555547819
Biausevu/Navola/Vanua Komave-Komave/Namatakula
Locally Managed Marine Area
4.88km² 4.48km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547761
Yavusa Nasau
Locally Managed Marine Area
5.94km² 3.58km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547779
Naboutini village (Saqani district)
Locally Managed Marine Area
67.43km² 60.04km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547797
Rakiraki
Locally Managed Marine Area
4.19km² 3.60km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547825
Vanua Naboutini
Locally Managed Marine Area
2.21km² 1.45km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547847
Wabu Forest Reserve
Forest Reserve
10.68km² 0.00km² Ia Not Reported Designated 1914 555592860
Yavusa Loto
Locally Managed Marine Area
5.50km² 1.84km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547780
Cevai village
Locally Managed Marine Area
0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2006 555547602
Nairai-Lawaki/Natoloa/Tovu lailai/Vutuna/Waitoga
Locally Managed Marine Area
126.61km² 120.31km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2000 555547841
Yavusa Ulunivuaka
Locally Managed Marine Area
1.70km² 0.86km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547777
Nadarivatu/Nadala Forest Reser
Forest Reserve
62.81km² 0.00km² Ia Not Reported Designated 1956 3151
Yadua Taba
Iguana Sanctuary
0.72km² 0.72km² IV Not Reported Designated 2004 9637
Namenalala Resort Marine Reserve
Marine Protected Area
0.00km² 0.00km² II Not Reported Designated 1987 350087
Yavusa Natusara (Bulia, Dravuni village)
Locally Managed Marine Area
41.16km² 41.16km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547826
Votua village
Locally Managed Marine Area
1529.14km² 1479.07km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2001 555547833
Yavusa Nakodu/Qalitu/Wailevu
Locally Managed Marine Area
4.79km² 2.58km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547776
Navukailagi village/Qarani (Gau Is.)/Vione
Locally Managed Marine Area
14.45km² 12.46km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2002 555547774
Namada/Votua/Vatuolalai/Tagaqe
Locally Managed Marine Area
8.98km² 8.27km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2002 555547760
Nuku
Locally Managed Marine Area
1.07km² 0.06km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547806
Tawake district
Locally Managed Marine Area
57.99km² 39.08km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2006 555547798
Vanua Balavu-Boitaci
Locally Managed Marine Area
21.67km² 21.64km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2007 555547834
Tikina Levuka (Ovalau)-Arovudi/Levuka Vakaviti/Naqaliduna/Nauouo/Nukutocia/Rukuruku/Taviya/Vagadaci/Vatukalo/Waitovu
Locally Managed Marine Area
109.04km² 101.70km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2006 555547840
Koroyanitu Heritage Park
Heritage Park
24.48km² 0.00km² II Not Reported Designated 1989 315541
Yavusa Bucabuca
Locally Managed Marine Area
2.22km² 2.19km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547782
Mositi Vanuaso-Lamiti-Malawai/Lekanai/Nacavanadi/Naovuka/Vanuaso
Locally Managed Marine Area
15.00km² 6.46km² VI Not Reported Designated 2001 315529
Kiuva
Locally Managed Marine Area
326.60km² 315.47km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547843
Vanua Kubulau
Locally Managed Marine Area
260.55km² 240.90km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547827
Bouma Lavena
Recreation Reserve
37.89km² 37.89km² II Not Reported Designated 1990 18293
Namuana village
Locally Managed Marine Area
18.52km² 17.79km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547814
Tavua District
Locally Managed Marine Area
692.08km² 661.27km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547832
Drue village
Locally Managed Marine Area
22.41km² 22.40km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547815
Naivakarauniniu village
Locally Managed Marine Area
6.82km² 5.16km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547818
Muani
Locally Managed Marine Area
6.91km² 4.48km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2007 555547807
Vanua Balavu-Dakuilomaloma
Locally Managed Marine Area
115.12km² 113.34km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2007 555547835
Vanua Conua
Locally Managed Marine Area
7.06km² 5.46km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2001 555547803
Vunimoli
Nature Reserve
0.20km² 0.00km² Ia Not Reported Designated 1968 3155
Vanua Vanuavou
Locally Managed Marine Area
17.13km² 14.54km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547830
Yavusa Kade
Locally Managed Marine Area
3.73km² 3.73km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547787
Saweni Beach Amenity Reserve
Recreational Reserve
0.00km² 0.00km² V Not Reported Designated 18288
Ravilevu
Nature Reserve
49.51km² 49.51km² Ia Not Reported Designated 1959 1515
Tikina Nasinu (Ovalau)-Nabobo/Levuka/Natokalau/Naikorokoro/Nasinu/Tokou/Visoto/Draiba
Locally Managed Marine Area
21.74km² 13.34km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2006 555547755
Yavusa Cibaciba
Locally Managed Marine Area
1.11km² 1.11km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547786
Sovi Basin Protected Area
Conservation Reserve
204.92km² 0.00km² II Not Reported Designated 2006 555592859
Gunu village
Locally Managed Marine Area
173.42km² 170.54km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547792
Vacalea village/Lawaki village/Nukuvou village/Matasawalevu village/Tiliva village
Locally Managed Marine Area
88.05km² 69.15km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547758
Garrick Memorial park
Forest Park
4.37km² 0.00km² II Not Reported Designated 1986 9640
Yavusa Cawalevu
Locally Managed Marine Area
0.91km² 0.91km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547784
Vanua Nasavusavu-Nagigi/Waivunia/Vivili/Nukubalavu/Yaroi
Locally Managed Marine Area
56.79km² 48.20km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547759
Matanuku village
Locally Managed Marine Area
4.64km² 2.87km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547809
Sawaieke district-Vadravadra/Somosomo/Sawaieke/Nukuloa
Locally Managed Marine Area
149.68km² 143.23km² VI Not Reported Designated 2002 315523
Nasegai village
Locally Managed Marine Area
4.08km² 2.92km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547811
Kumi/Naivuruvuru/Naloto/Navunimono/Sawa/Ucunivanua
Locally Managed Marine Area
89.93km² 75.45km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1997 555547801
Tavuki village/Natumua village/Baidamudamu/Solodamu village
Locally Managed Marine Area
22.32km² 21.10km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547764
Bulia Village
Locally Managed Marine Area
41.16km² 41.16km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2007 555547767
Sigatoka Sand dunes
National Park
1.78km² 0.29km² II Not Reported Designated 1988 15132
Vanua Tabanivonolevu
Locally Managed Marine Area
52.27km² 44.04km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547804
Yavusa Werelevu and Nagusu
Locally Managed Marine Area
7.96km² 5.07km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2003 555547778
Batiki-Mua/Naigani/Yavu
Locally Managed Marine Area
5.55km² 3.82km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2000 555547842
Vanua Navatu-Leya
Locally Managed Marine Area
87.12km² 87.01km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2006 555547793
Joma village
Locally Managed Marine Area
8.51km² 7.29km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547822
Draunibota and Labiko
Nature Reserve
0.41km² 0.00km² Ia Not Reported Designated 1959 3153
Vanua Navatu-Navakaka
Locally Managed Marine Area
39.24km² 31.43km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2006 555547829
Vanua Balavu-Muamua
Locally Managed Marine Area
17.45km² 16.34km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2007 555547837
Rivers Fiji (Upper Navua)
Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance
8.23km² 0.00km² II Not Reported Designated 1997 902884
Serua
Locally Managed Marine Area
11.32km² 8.35km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2004 555547771
Yauwe
Locally Managed Marine Area
8.18km² 7.92km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547813
Mokoisa
Locally Managed Marine Area
53.69km² 45.95km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2005 555547763
Colo-i-suva forest reserve
Forerst Reserve
5.00km² 0.00km² II Not Reported Designated 1952 12398
Vuo Nature
Nature Reserve
0.03km² 0.03km² Ia Not Reported Designated 1960 3156