PAPUA NEW GUINEA PROTECTION COVERAGE
Papua New Guinea
Protected Area Count
Management Effectiveness Assessments
3,343.51 km² / 2,407,381.82 km² (0.14%) Protected
17,247.56 km² / 467,405.92 km² (3.69%) Protected
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.
Protected Planet: The World Database on Protected Areas (WDPA)/The Global Database on Protected Areas Management Effectiveness (GD-PAME),
Jan 2021, Cambridge, UK: UNEP-WCMC and IUCN.
Available at: www.protectedplanet.net.
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