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MPA's for the country India
MPA Site Name  Designation * international Designation 
Status 
 
Date 
Designated 
Total Area 
(km2
Ashtamudi Wetland Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 614.0
Balukhand Konark Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1984 71.72
Bhagwan Mahavir Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1967 148.5
Bhitarkanika National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1998 145.0
Bhitarkanika Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1975 672.0
Bhitarkanika Mangroves/Orissa Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 650.0
Chilka (Nalaban) Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1987 15.53
Chilka Lake Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1981 1,165
Chorao Island Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1988 1.780
Coringa Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1978 235.7
Gulf of Kutch Marine National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1980 162.9
Gulf Of Mannar National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1989 200.0
Gulf of Mannar Biosphere Reserve
UNESCO-MAB*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 10,500
Haliday Island Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1976 5.950
Lothian Island Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1976 38.00
Malvan Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1987 29.12
Marine Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1980 295.0
Point Calimere Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1967 17.26
Point Calimere Wildlife and Bird Sanctuary, Tamil Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 385.0
Pulicat Lake Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1980 153.7
Sajnakhali Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1976 362.4
Sundarbans National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1984 1,330
Sundarbans National Park World Heritage Site
World Heritage Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1987 1,330
Sunderban Biosphere Reserve
UNESCO-MAB*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2001 9,630
Vembanad-Kol Wetland Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 1,513







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Citation:  If you intend to use this database for meta-analysis, please contact the project manager.
              Please cite the database as:
              Wood, L. J. (2007). MPA Global: A database of the world's marine protected areas. Sea Around Us Project,
              UNEP-WCMC & WWF. www.mpaglobal.org

  contact us at: l.wood@fisheries.ubc.ca    +1 (604) 822-1639  



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