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MPA's for the country Viet Nam
MPA Site Name  Designation * international Designation 
Status 
 
Date 
Designated 
Total Area 
(km2
Ba Mun Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 21.53
Bac Hai Van Grouper Spawning Site
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

1986 142.5
Bai Boi Special Use Forest
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

2002
Ban Dao Son Tra Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 40.00
Binh Chau Phuoc Buu Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1986 112.9
Cac dao Vinh Ha Long HCR Historic/Cultural Site
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1986 10.00
Can Gio Mangrove Biosphere Reserve
UNESCO-MAB*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2000 757.4
Cat Ba National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1986 207.0
Con Dao National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1984 200.0
Con Dao (marine) Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Cu Lao Cham Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1986 15.44
Cu Lao Cham (marine) Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Cu Mong Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Dao Bach Long Vi Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Dao Cat Ba Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Dao Co To Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Dao Con Co Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Dao Ly Son Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Dao Phu Quy Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Dao Tran Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Dat Mui (Nam Can) Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1986 40.00
Ha Long Bay Historic/Cultural Site
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1962 1,500
Ha Long Bay World Heritage Site
World Heritage Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1994 1,500
Hai Van-Hon Son Tra Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Hon Cau-Vinh Hao Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Hon Me Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1986 50.00
Hon Me (marine) Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Hon Mun Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Nam Du Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Nam Hai Van Historic/Cultural Site
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

110.0
Nghia Hung Special Use Forest
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

2002
Nha Phu-Hon Heo Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
O Loan Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Phu Quoc Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1986 149.6
Phu Quoc (marine) Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Quy Nhon Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Tam Giang-Cau Hai Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Thai Thuy Special Use Forest
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

2002
Thanh Phu Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1994 88.23
Tho Chu Grouper Spawning Site
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

Thuy Trieu Marine Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2002
Tien Hai Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1995 125.0
Tien Lang Special Use Forest
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

2002
Truong Sa Grouper Spawning Site
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

Site has been proposed as a marine protected area through a formal / legal nomination process

Xuan Thuy Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

30.00
Xuan Thuy Natural Wetland Reserve Wetland of International Importance
Ramsar Convention*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1988 120.0







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              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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