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TUVALU PROTECTION COVERAGE

Tuvalu

9

Protected Area Count

0

Management Effectiveness Assessments

213.86 km² / 731,900.03 km² (0.03%) Protected

Marine

5.53 km² / 41.79 km² (13.24%) 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
Vaitupu Locally Managed Marine Area
Locally Managed Marine Area
Not Reported None Established 2003 555547865
Nanumaga Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
Not Reported Yes Established 555651493
Niulakita Locally Managed Marine Area
Locally Managed Marine Area
Not Reported Yes Established 555651494
Niutao Locally Managed Marine Area
Locally Managed Marine Area
Not Reported Yes Established 555651495
Nanumea Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
2.53km² 2.53km² Not Reported Yes Established 2006 555547863
Nukulaelae Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
1.73km² 1.73km² Not Reported Yes Established 2006 555547862
Funafuti
Community Conservation Area
40.10km² 40.10km² VI Yes Designated 1996 145496
Nukufetau Locally Managed Marine Area
Locally Managed Marine Area
11.82km² 11.82km² Not Reported None Established 2006 555547861
Nui Marine Protected Area
Marine Protected Area
6.72km² 6.72km² Not Reported None Established 1997 555547864