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MPA's for the country Tunisia
MPA Site Name  Designation * international Designation 
Status 
 
Date 
Designated 
Total Area 
(km2
Cap Bon peninsula Nature Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

Galiton Nature Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1980 4.500
Golfe de Bou Grara Nature Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

500.0
Kerkennah isles Nature Reserve
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

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

1954 25.00
Kneiss islands and the Gulf of Gabes mudflats Nature Reserve
Recommended

Designation Status: - Recommended

Site has been recommended informally as an MPA

146.0
Lac de Tunis Natural Reserve
Degazetted

Designation Status: - Degazetted

Site is no longer (legally or non-legally) recognised as a marine protected area; site no longer physically exists

1973 30.00
Medjerda Estuary Nature Reserve
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

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

1972 75.00
Parc national des Iles Zembra et Zembretta Biosphere Reserve
UNESCO-MAB*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 40.30
Salines de Thyna Wetland Zone of National Importance
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1980 8.600
Zembra and Zembretta National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 50.95







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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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