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MPA Site Name  Designation * international Designation 
Status 
 
Date 
Designated 
Total Area 
(km2
Anegada Island National Park
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

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

91.00
Beef Island Natural Monument
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

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

1.450
Botanic Gardens Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1979 0.010
Cane Garden Bay Protected Area
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

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

5.000
Cockroach Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0.010
Cooper Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 1.380
Dead Chest Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0.140
Devil's Bay Other area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1964 0.230
Diamond Cay, Jost van Dyke Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1991 0.010
Fallen Jerusalem Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0.120
Flamingo Pond, Anegada Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 4.490
Fort Point Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1978 0.150
George Dog Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0.150
Ginger Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 1.050
Great Comanoe PA Other Area
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

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

1.400
Great Dog Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0.330
Great Tobago Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0.890
Horseshoe Reef Protected Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1990 30.00
Little Jost Van Dyke Natural Monument
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

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

4.500
Little Tobago Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0.220
Mosquito Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0.500
Mt. Healthy/Windmill Other Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1983 0.010
Necker Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0.300
Norman Island National Park
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

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

3.900
North Sound National Park
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

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

38.00
Peter Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 4.300
Prickly Pear Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1988 0.950
Prickly Pear Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0.700
Queen Elizabeth II Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1974 0.010
Round Rock Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0.080
Saba Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0
Salt Island Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0.780
Sandy Cay National Park
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

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

4.500
Spring Bay Other Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1964 0.020
St. Eustatia Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0.110
The Baths Natural Monument
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1990 0.030
The Dogs Protected Area
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

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

20.00
The Seal Dogs Bird Sanctuary
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1959 0.030
The Tobagos Protected Area
Proposed

Designation Status: - Proposed

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

8.000
West Dog Island Other area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1974 0.100
Wreck of the Rhone Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1980 3.240







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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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