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MPA's for the country Guinea-Bissau
MPA Site Name  Designation * international Designation 
Status 
 
Date 
Designated 
Total Area 
(km2
Archipel de Bolama-Bilagos Biosphere Reserve
UNESCO-MAB*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1996 1,100
Arquipelago dos Bijagos Bird Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1996
João Vieira-Poilão Islands Marine National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2000 495.0
Lagoa de Cufada Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1990 391.0
Orango National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2000 1,582
Rio Cacheu Mangroves Natural Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2000 886.2







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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,
              UNEP-WCMC & WWF. www.mpaglobal.org

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