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NEW CALEDONIA PROTECTION COVERAGE

New Caledonia

115

Protected Area Count

0

Management Effectiveness Assessments

1,320,501.09 km² / 1,371,803.15 km² (96.26%) Protected

Marine

11,419.20 km² / 19,141.03 km² (59.66%) 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
Parc du Grand Lagon Sud
National Park
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555512085
Barrage de Yaté
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651462
Îlot Moindé-Ouémié
Locally managed protected area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651478
Col d'Amieu Table Unio
Forest Reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1970 4217
Réserve Spéciale de Faune de l'Ile
Special Fauna Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1966 316898
Parc de la Zone Côtière Ouest
National Park
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555512086
Passe de Dumbéa
Seasonal nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651463
Vallée de la Thy
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651479
Koumac
Forest Reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1975 4218
Reserve de la passe Amïdïe
Special Marine Reserve
V Not Reported Designated 1991 316900
Atolls d'Entrecasteaux
Natural Park
II http://www.affmar.gouv.nc/portal/page/portal/affmar/librairie/fichiers/22578172.PDF Designated 2013 555577561
Haute Yaté
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651464
Mont Humboldt
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651480
Ile Pam
Special Fauna Reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1966 4222
Lagoons of New Caledonia
Marine Protected Area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2008 555512084
Récifs de Sèche-Croissant
Integral nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1994 220011
Natural Park of the Coral Sea
Natural Park
VI http://www.affmar.gouv.nc/portal/page/portal/affmar/librairie/fichiers/26486252.PDF Designated 2014 555577562
Île Casy
Locally managed protected area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651465
Roche Percée et de la Baie des Tortues
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651481
Haute Doutio
Other Area
Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported 1972 4230
Atolls d'Entrecasteaux
Marine Protected Area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2008 555512087
Îlot Goéland
Seasonal integral nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 220012
Les Lacs du Grand Sud Neo-Caledonien
Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance
Not Reported Management plan is not implemented and not available Designated 2014 555592569
Forêt Nord
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651466
Parc de la Haute Dumbéa
National Park
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2012 555651482
Amoa/Tchamba
Other Area
Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported 1972 4232
Zone Côtière Nord-Est
Marine Protected Area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2008 555512096
Îlot Canard
Locally managed protected area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 220013
Nodéla
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651451
Pic Ningua
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651467
Chutes de la Madeleine
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651483
Ponerihouen
Other Area
Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported 1972 4233
Grand Lagon Nord
Marine Protected Area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2008 555512097
Îlot Maître
Locally managed protected area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 220014
Cap N'dua
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651452
Forêt de Saille
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651468
Parc des Grandes Fougères
National Park
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651484
Paita-Dumbea - Mt Dore
Other Area
Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported 1950 18258
Atoll d'Ouvea et Beautemps-Beaupre
Marine Protected Area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2008 555512098
Îlot Larégnère
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 220016
Mont Do
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651453
Fausse Yaté
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651469
Récif Sèche Croissant
Integral nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651485
Pouembout
Other Area
Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported 1975 18259
L’île de Bailly
Special Marine Reserve
V Not Reported Designated 1989 555547612
Îlot Signal
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 220017
Îlot Amédée
Locally managed protected area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651454
Forêt cachée
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651470
Bois du Sud
Locally managed protected area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651486
Boulouparis-Bourail
Other Area
Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported 1981 18260
Parc du lagon sud: Ilot Amédée et Grand Récif Aboré
Special Marine Reserve
V Not Reported Designated 1993 555547613
Parc du lagon sud: Ilot Amedee et Grand Recif Abore
Special Marine Reserve
V Not Reported Designated 1993 220018
Montagne des sources
Integral nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651455
Pic du grand Kaori
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651471
Grand Port
Seasonal nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651487
Michael Corbasson
Territorial Park
II Not Reported Designated 1962 18261
Parc du lagon de Bourail: Roche Percee and Baie des tortues
Special Marine Reserve
III Not Reported Designated 1957 555547614
Épave du Humboldt
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 220021
Pic du Pin
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651456
Haute Pourina
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651472
Îlot N'Digoro
Integral nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651488
Tangadiou
Forest Reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1970 18266
L’îlot Ténia
Special Marine Reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1998 555547615
Pointe Kuendu
Locally managed protected area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 220022
Mont Mou
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651457
Netcha
Locally managed protected area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651473
Parc zoologique et forestier Michel Corbasson
National Park
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651489
Tango
Forest Reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1979 18267
Nekoro
Special Marine Reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2000 555547616
Aiguille de Prony
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 220023
Massif du Kouakoué
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651458
Haute Dumbéa
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2012 555651474
Ouano
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651490
Réserve de la passe Amédée
Special Marine Reserve
V Not Reported Designated 1991 61902
Casy Islet
Special Marine Reserve
II Not Reported Designated 1993 555547617
Poé
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 220026
Baie de Port Bouquet
Locally managed protected area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651459
Grand récif Aboré et de la passe de Boulari
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651475
Mont Mou
Forest Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1970 4211
Fort Teremba (Moindou)
Natural Monument
III Not Reported Designated 61913
Île Verte
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 220027
Parc de la Côte Oubliée
National Park
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2019 555651460
Îlot Ténia
Locally managed protected area
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651476
Povilla Forest Reserve
Forest Reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1971 4215
L'Ilot Casy (Réserve spéciale marine de la baie de Prony)
Special Marine Reserve
II Not Reported Designated 1993 220024
Lagoons of New Caledonia: Reef Diversity and Associated Ecosystems
World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)
Not Applicable Not Reported Inscribed 2008 903134
Parc Municipal du Ouen Toro - Albert Etuvé et Lucien Audet
National Park
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651461
Parc provincial de la Rivière bleue
National Park
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 555651477
Tiponite
Forest Reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 1970 4216
Réserve spéciale botanique du Sud
Special Botanical Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1970 316896
Reserve Speciale de Faune de la Haute Yate
Special Fauna Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1960 4219
La Dieppoisse Special Marine Reserve
Special Marine Reserve
V Not Reported Designated 1990 28043
Yate Barrage
Special Botanical Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1972 4223
L'Etang de Koumac State Forest Reserve
Special Fauna Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1989 28056
Fausse Yate
Special Botanical Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1972 4224
Réserve Spéciale Botanique de la Chute de la Madeleine
Special Botanical Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1990 28071
Mont Oungoué
Special Botanical Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1972 4225
Special Reserve Forêt Nord
Special Botanical Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1972 4226
Special Reserve Cap N'Dua
Special Botanical Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1972 4227
Pic du Pin
Special Botanical Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1972 4228
Forêt Cachee
Special Botanical Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1972 4229
Aoupiné Fauna Reserve
Special Fauna Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1975 6945
Île Leprédour
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 6949
Montagne des Sources
Strict Nature Reserve
Ia Not Reported Designated 1950 4206
Parc Territorial de la Riviere Bleue
Territorial Park
II Not Reported Designated 1980 7374
Mont Panié
Special Botanical Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1950 4208
Ouen Toro
Territorial Park
II Not Reported Designated 1989 18262
Mont Humboldt
Special Botanical Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1950 4209
Mout Do
Special Fauna and Flora Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1981 18263
Mont Mou
Special Botanical Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1950 4210
Foret de Sailles
Special Botanical Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1983 18264
Provincial de Thy
Territorial Park
II Not Reported Designated 1980 4212
Pic Ningua
Special Botanical Reserve
IV Not Reported Designated 1981 18265
Yves Merlet
Integral nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 4213
Île Bailly
Nature reserve
Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2009 18273