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TONGA PROTECTION COVERAGE

Tonga

50

Protected Area Count

1

Management Effectiveness Assessments

390.04 km² / 668,054.61 km² (0.06%) Protected

Marine

96.49 km² / 766.50 km² (12.59%) 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.

BIODIVERSITY

Species
Total: 1611
Endemic: 3
Threatened: 7
Threatened Endemic: 1
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Key Biodiversity Areas
Total: 11
Fully Protected: 1
Partially Protected: 4
Not Protected: 6
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UNEP-WCMC and IUCN 2022,
Protected Planet: The World Database on Protected Areas (WDPA)/The Global Database on Protected Areas Management Effectiveness (GD-PAME),
Sep 2022, 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
'Euaiki Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637410
Nukunukumotu Multi/Multiple Use Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637424
Taunga Community Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637411
Nukuleka Multi/Multiple Use Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637425
Ofu Island Community Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637412
Lualoli, Taula and Maninita Islands Reserve Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555645456
Koloa Community Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637413
Fafa Island Special Management Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555645457
Nomuka Island Community Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637403
Mounga Talau Reserve Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637414
Tufuvai Special Management Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555645458
Pangai Multi/Multiple Use Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637404
Vaiutukakau Reserve Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637415
Lapaha Special Management Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555645459
Hunga Community Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637405
Talehele Reserve Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637416
Holonga Special Management Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555645460
Lape Community Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637406
Fonualei Reserve Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637420
Talihau Community Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637407
Kolonga Community Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637421
'Utungake Community Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637408
Tonumea and Kelefesia Island Community Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637422
'Utulei Community Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637409
Matuku Multi/Multiple Use Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637423
Teleki Tokelau Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637399
Kotu Island Community Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637400
Fonoifua Island Community Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637401
Mango Island Community Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637402
Vaomapa Nature Reserve Not Reported Not Reported Designated 315556
Nukuhetulu Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported Designated 315557
Teleki Tonga Conservation Area Not Reported Not Reported Designated 555637398
Ha'afeva Multi/Multiple Use Conservation Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2007 555547621
'O'ua Island Multi/Multiple Use Conservation Area 0.00km² 0.00km² VI Not Reported Designated 2006 555547626
Felemea Multi/Multiple Use Conservation Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2008 555547622
Tofua Island National Park 0.00km² 0.00km² II Not Reported Designated 2001 315555
Hakaumama'o Reef Reserve 1.59km² 1.59km² IV Not Reported Designated 1979 4240
Falevai Special Management Area 0.00km² 0.00km² VI Not Reported Designated 315554
'Ovaka Multi/Multiple Use Conservation Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2008 555547623
Fanga'uta and Fanga Kakau Lagoons Marine Reserve 31.04km² 23.13km² VI Not Reported Designated 1974 4241
Pangaimotu Reef Reserve 0.35km² 0.35km² IV Not Reported Designated 1979 4238
Kao Island National Park 0.00km² 0.00km² II Not Reported Designated 2001 315594
'Atata Island Special Management Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2008 555547625
Mounu Reef Sanctuary 0.20km² 0.20km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 18282
Ha'atafu Beach Reserve 0.71km² 0.71km² IV Not Reported Designated 1979 4239
'Eueiki Multi/Multiple Use Conservation Area 0.00km² 0.00km² Not Reported Not Reported Designated 2008 555547624
Monuafe Island Park and Reef Reserve 0.50km² 0.46km² IV Not Reported Designated 1979 4236
'Eua National Park National Park 0.00km² 0.00km² II Not Reported Designated 1992 28376
Mui Hopo Hoponga Coastal Reserve Reserve 0.89km² 0.00km² V Not Reported Designated 1972 4235
Malinoa Island Park and Reef Reserve 0.91km² 0.91km² IV Not Reported Designated 1979 4237