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MPA's for the country Japan (Pacific Ocean Coast)
MPA Site Name  Designation * international Designation 
Status 
 
Date 
Designated 
Total Area 
(km2
Abashiri Quasi National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1958 372.6
Akkeshi-ko and Bekambeushi-shitsugen Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1993 48.96
Ashizuri Uwakai National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1972 113.5
Awa-oshima Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1971 0.160
Awa-takegashima Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1972 0.100
Fuji Hakone Izu National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1936
Fujimae-higata Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 3.230
Furenko National Wildlife Special Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1993 78.06
Hamatonbetsu Kutcharoko National Wildlife Special Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1983 28.03
Hidaka - Sanmyaku - Erimo Quasi National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1981 1,034
Hotokegaura Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1975 0.060
Ise - Shima National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1946 746.4
Kamae Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1974 0.340
Kashinishi Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1972 0.170
Katsuura Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1974 0.150
Kesennuma Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1971 0.230
Kirishima -Yaku National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1934 570.8
Kiritappu Marsh Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

Kiritappu-shitsugen Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1993 25.04
Kujukuri Prefectural Wildlife Protection Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1979 1.840
Kumano Nada Nigijima Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1975 0.140
Kuroshima Kyanguch Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 0.460
Kushimoto Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1970 0.390
Mikawa Wan Quasi National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1958 94.57
Minami - Boso Quasi National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1958 56.90
Minami - Sanriku Kinkazan Quasi National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1979 370.6
Miyakejima Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1994 0.520
Muroto - Anan Kaigan Quasi National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1964 62.25
Nanbokuura Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1974 0.490
Nichinan Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1970 0.560
Nichinan Kaigan Quasi National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1955 45.42
Nippo Kaigan Quasi National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1974 284.7
Okinoshima Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1972 0.360
Rikuchu - Kaigan National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1955 122.1
Sarufutsu Marsh Prefectural Wildlife Protection Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1978 1.900
Sata Misaki Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1970 0.120
Seto - Naikai National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1934 627.9
Shimokita Hanto Quasi National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1968 187.3
Shiokawa Tidal Hunting Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2.800
Shiretoko National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1964 460.3
Shirigai Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1995 0.100
Shiro Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1975 0.150
Suigo - Tsukuba Quasi National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 343.1
Taijima Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1975 0.040
Takeno Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1971 0.100
Tatsukushi Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1972 0.220
Tohfutsuko Prefectural Wildlife Protection Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1982 20.51
Torinoumi Prefectural Wildlife Protection Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1986 1.800
Toyooka Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1971 0.080
Tsutomezaki Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1995 0.080
Ukishima Prefectural Wildlife Protection Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

3.000
Uwakai Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1972 0.320
Yatsu-higata Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1993 0.400
Yokkaichi (Oita) Fisheries Resources Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1966 0.170
Yoshino Prefectural Wildlife Protection Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1985 5.000
Yoshino - Kumano National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1936 598.0
Yudoh Prefectural Wildlife Protection Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1972 38.55







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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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