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MPA's for the country Virgin Islands (U.S.)
MPA Site Name  Designation * international Designation 
Status 
 
Date 
Designated 
Total Area 
(km2
Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1969 0.180
Buck Island Reef National Monument
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1961 76.95
Cas Cay/Mangrove Lagoon Marine Reserve and Wildlife Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1994
Compass Point Pond Marine Reserve and Wildlife Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1992
Green Cay National Wildlife Refuge
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 0.060
Hind Bank Flora Protection Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1999 41.00
Jack And Issac Bays Marine Reserve and Wildlife Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

Magens Bay Marine Reserve and Wildlife Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

Saint John Marine Reserve and Wildlife Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

Salt River National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

Salt River Submarine Canyon NHS Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

10.00
Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1984 1.340
Southgate Pond Marine Reserve and Wildlife Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

St James Marine Reserve and Wildlife Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1994
Virgin Islands National Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1956 53.08
Virgin Islands National Park and Biosphere Reserve Biosphere Reserve
UNESCO-MAB*
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1976 61.27







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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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