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MPA's for the country Azores Islands
MPA Site Name  Designation * international Designation 
Status 
 
Date 
Designated 
Total Area 
(km2
Algar do Carvao Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1987 0.050
Baia da Maia Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1987 0.500
Baia da Praia Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1987 4.550
Baia de S. Lourenco Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1987 1.130
Bays of Maia, S.Laurenco, Anjos and Praia Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1987 0.500
Ilheu de Vila Franca do Campo Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1983 1.010
Ilheu do Topo Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1984 0.650
Ilheus das Formigas Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1988 400.0
Lagoon of Santo Cristo (Sao Jorge Island) National Ecological Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1989
Monte da Guia Protected Landscape
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1980 0.720
Topo Islet (Sao Jorge Island) Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1984 0.810







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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

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