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MPA Site Name  Designation * international Designation 
Status 
 
Date 
Designated 
Total Area 
(km2
Albufera Maya Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

8.730
Alejandro de Humboldt National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 708.4
Alejandro de Humboldt National Park World Heritage Site
World Heritage Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 711.4
Baconao Protected Area of Managed Resources
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

848.6
Baconao Biosphere Reserve
UNESCO-MAB*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1987 848.6
Bacunayagua Ecological Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 6.450
Bahía de Cádiz Ecological Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

11.62
Bahía de Malagueta Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

232.6
Bahía de Naranjo Protected Natural Landscape/Seascape
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

19.34
Bahía de Sagua de Tánamo y Sus Cayos Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 93.95
Baitiquirí Ecological Reserve
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

44.36
Balsas de Gibara Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 7.470
Banco de Buena Esperanza Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002
Banco de Jagua Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 68.69
Banco del Noroeste (Knoll) Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 74.11
Barrera Submarina Santa Lucía Protected Natural Landscape/Seascape
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 49.38
Boca de Cananova Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 5.820
Buena Vista Protected Area of Managed Resources
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

Buena Vista Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 3,138
Buena Vista Biosphere Reserve
UNESCO-MAB*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2000 3,138
Cabo Lucrecia Punta de Mulas Managed Flora Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 27.01
Caguanes National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 204.9
Caleta Natural Outstanding Element
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

70.34
Caletones Ecological Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

335.2
Canasí Managed Flora Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 8.470
Cañon del Río Canímar Protected Natural Landscape/Seascape
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 15.02
Cayamas Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 78.32
Cayo Campos Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002
Cayo Cantiles - Avalo - Rosario National Park
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

564.3
Cayo Cruz Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 187.0
Cayo Francés Ecological Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

61.81
Cayo Levisa Protected Natural Landscape/Seascape
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 315.2
Cayo Majá - Español de Adentro Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 49.01
Cayo Mono Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 27.95
Cayo Rabihorcado Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 1.830
Cayo Saetía Protected Natural Landscape/Seascape
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

1984 47.79
Cayo Santa María Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

25.67
Cayos Ballenatos y Manglares de la Bahía de Nuevitas Wildlife Refuge
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 76.00
Cayos de Ana María Wildlife Refuge
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 191.0
Cayos de San Felipe National Park
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

429.3
Centro y Oeste de Cayo Coco Ecological Reserve
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

1899 363.9
Cerro Miraflores Managed Flora Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

78.39
Ciénaga de Zapata National Park
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

4,204
Ciénaga de Zapata Protected Area of Managed Resources
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

6,479
Ciénaga de Zapata Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 6,479
Ciénaga de Zapata Biosphere Reserve
UNESCO-MAB*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2000 6,479
Cinco Leguas Wildlife Refuge
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 36.11
Cojímar Managed Flora Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 1.050
Correa Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

60.49
Cuchillas del Toa Biosphere Reserve
UNESCO-MAB*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1987 2,024
Cueva de la Imágen Natural Outstanding Element
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 0.180
Delta del Agabama Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 84.77
Delta del Cauto Wildlife Refuge
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 663.8
Delta del Cauto Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 663.8
Delta del Higuanojo Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 8.530
Desembarco del Granma National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 325.8
Desembarco del Granma National Park World Heritage Site
World Heritage Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1999 354.6
Desembocadura del Río Tana Managed Flora Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 4.820
El Retiro Protected Natural Landscape/Seascape
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

2002 14.90
Ensenada de Portier - Lamas Protected Area of Managed Resources
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 2.160
Ensenada de Sibarimar Protected Area of Managed Resources
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 30.89
Esparto Managed Flora Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

25.35
Este de Cayo Largo Ecological Reserve
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

1899 711.5
Guajimico - Gavilanes Protected Natural Landscape/Seascape
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 16.24
Guanahacabibes National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 398.3
Guanahacabibes Protected Area of Managed Resources
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

1,531
Guanahacabibes Biosphere Reserve
UNESCO-MAB*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1987 1,531
Guanaroca - Gavilanes Wildlife Refuge
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 30.38
Guayacán Managed Flora Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

53.01
Hatibonico Ecological Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 62.74
Humedal Rio Maximo-Caguey Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 220.0
Humedales de Cayo Romano y Norte de Camagüey Protected Area of Managed Resources
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

3,473
Humedales del Norte de Ciego de Avila Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 2,592
Imías Natural Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

22.61
Jardines de la Reina National Park
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

2,170
Jucaral - Damují Protected Natural Landscape/Seascape
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 13.79
Laguna del Cobre - Itabo Protected Natural Landscape/Seascape
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1999 7.740
Lanzanillo Pajonal Fragoso Wildlife Refuge
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 870.7
Las Loras Wildlife Refuge
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 63.78
Las Picúas - Cayo del Cristo Wildlife Refuge
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 559.7
Los Galeones Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 32.96
Los Pretiles Ecological Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

5.900
Macambo Managed Flora Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 22.96
Maisí Ecological Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

82.07
Maisí - Yumurí Protected Natural Landscape/Seascape
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 54.50
Manigua Costera Celimar - RíoTarará Protected Natural Landscape/Seascape
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 0.540
Mariel - Mosquito Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 52.20
Maternillo Tortuguilla Ecological Reserve
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

89.67
Nuevas Grandes - La Isleta Ecological Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

100.9
Ojo del Mégano Natural Outstanding Element
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

4.510
Península de Ramón Protected Natural Landscape/Seascape
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 15.66
Peñon de Mota Natural Outstanding Element
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 0.550
Punta Coco Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 11.16
Punta del Este Ecological Reserve
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

Punta Francés National Park
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

46.10
Rincon de Guanabo Protected Natural Landscape/Seascape
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1999 5.820
Río Máximo Wildlife Refuge
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 225.8
San Miguel de Parada Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 2.970
San Miguel del Junco Managed Flora Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 57.65
San Ubaldo - Sabanalamar Managed Flora Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 52.12
Santa María - Los Caimanes National Park
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

288.3
Siboney - Juticí Ecological Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 18.57
Sistema Espelo - Lacustre de Zapata Natural Outstanding Element
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

149.1
Sur de la Isla de la Juventud Protected Area of Managed Resources
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

1992 1,311
Sur de la Isla de la Juventud Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 1,311
Tacre Natural Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

23.29
Tunas de Zaza Wildlife Refuge
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 60.44
Valle del Yumuri Protected Area of Managed Resources
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 108.2
Voceadero Wildlife Refuge
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

2002 5.160







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              Please cite the database as:
              Wood, L. J. (2007). MPA Global: A database of the world's marine protected areas. Sea Around Us Project,
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