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MPA's for the country Bahamas
MPA Site Name  Designation * international Designation 
Status 
 
Date 
Designated 
Total Area 
(km2
A rock in the Exuma Cays Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1962 0.010
Betty Cay Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1951 0.010
Big Darby Island Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1951 2.020
Big Galliot Cay Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1954 0.080
Black Sound Cay National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1988 0.008
Bonefish Pond National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 7.280
Central Andros National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 1,158
Channel Cays and Flat Cay Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1954 0.180
Conception Island National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1964 8.500
Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1958 455.6
Goat Cay Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1951 0.120
Grassy Creek Cays and Rocks Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1954 1.720
Guana Cay Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1951 0.020
High Cay Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1954 0.080
Inagua National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1965 743.3
Inagua National Park Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1997 326.0
Lake Cunningham Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1968 0.700
Lightbourn Creek (Waterloo) Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1968 2.000
Little Derby Island Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1951 1.360
Little Inagua National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 127.9
Little San Salvador (Little Island) Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1961 1.820
Lucayan National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 0.160
Mammy Rhoda Cay Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1955 0.010
Moriah Harbour Cay Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 54.39
Paradise Island Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1956 2.830
Pelican Cays Land and Sea National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1972 8.500
Peterson Cay National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1968 0.006
Union Creek Managed Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1965 18.13
Walker's Cay Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002 15.54
Washerwomans Cut Cays Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1954 0.790
Water Cay Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1955 0.030
Wood Cay Wild Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1955 0.060







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