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UNEP-WCMC and IUCN 2021,
Protected Planet: The World Database on Protected Areas (WDPA)/The Global Database on Protected Areas Management Effectiveness (GD-PAME),
May 2021, Cambridge, UK: UNEP-WCMC and IUCN.
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WDPA ID: 555624907

Marine Conservation Zone

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Original Name: Marine Protected Area (Suwarrow)
IUCN Category: IV
Country: Cook Islands
Status: Designated
Status Year: 2017
Green List: Yes
Governance Type: Shared Governance
Ownership Type: State
Locally Managed: No
Reported Area: 31274.000 km²
Point: No
No Take Status: None
No Take Area: 0.00 km²
Marine: Yes
Management Plan: Not Reported

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.

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