Marine Protected Areas by Country and Location

Alaska (USA) 47  Albania 9
Algeria 19  American Samoa 5
Andaman Islands (India) 2  Angola 4
Anguilla (UK) 9  Antarctica 37
Antigua and Barbuda 21  Argentina 35
Aruba (Netherlands) 3  Australia 399
Australia (Christmas Island) 2  Australia (Cocos (Keeling) Islands) 3
Australia (Heard and McDonald Island) 3  Australia (Lord Howe Island) 4
Australia (Macquarie Island) 3  Azores Islands (Portugal) 11
Bahamas 32  Bahrain 4
Baker and Howland Islands (USA) 2  Bangladesh 9
Barbados 5  Belgium 5
Belize 20  Benin 2
Bermuda (UK) 37  Bouvet Island (Norway) 1
Brazil 81  British Indian Ocean Tr. (UK) 7
Brunei Darussalam 8  Bulgaria 8
Cambodia 3  Cameroon 2
Canada 574  Canary Islands (Spain) 4
Cape Verde 7  Cayman Islands (UK) 37
Channel Islands (UK) 1  Chile 15
Chile (Easter Islands) 3  Chile (Juan Fernandez Island) 1
China 41  China (Hong Kong) 22
Christmas Island (Australia) 2  Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) 3
Colombia 14  Comoros 1
Congo, R. of 3  Cook Islands (New Zealand) 8
Costa Rica 26  Côte d'Ivoire 3
Croatia 7  Cuba 112
Cyprus 15  Denmark 167
Djibouti 3  Dominica 2
Dominican Republic 17  Easter Islands (Chile) 3
Ecuador 7  Ecuador (Galapagos Islands) 4
Egypt 26  El Salvador 4
Equatorial Guinea 5  Eritrea 1
Estonia 9  Falkland Is. (UK) 6
Fiji 27  Finland 26
France 100  France (Guadeloupe) 7
France (Martinique) 12  France (Mozambique Channel Islands) 4
France (New Caledonia) 16  French Guiana 5
French Polynesia 4  Gabon 8
Galapagos Islands (Ecuador) 4  Gambia 5
Georgia 3  Germany (Baltic Sea) 40
Germany (North Sea) 24  Ghana 2
Gibraltar (UK) 1  Greece 19
Greenland 12  Grenada 20
Guadeloupe (France) 7  Guam (USA) 9
Guatemala 8  Guinea 7
Guinea-Bissau 6  Hawaii (USA) 63
Heard and McDonald Island (Australia) 3  Honduras 31
Hong Kong (China) 22  Iceland 9
India 25  India (Andaman & Nicobar Islands) 2
Indonesia 229  Iran 22
Ireland 37  Israel 13
Italy 87  Jamaica 22
Japan (Ogasawara Islands) 2  Japan (Pacific Ocean Coast) 57
Japan (Ryukyu Islands) 22  Japan (Sea of Japan) 54
Jarvis Island (USA) 1  Johnston Island (USA) 1
Jordan 1  Juan Fernandez Island (Chile) 1
Kenya 14  Kermadec Islands (New Zealand) 1
Kiribati 9  Korea (South) 6
Kuwait 12  Latvia 4
Lebanon 4  Liberia 3
Libya 5  Lithuania 4
Lord Howe Island (Australia) 4  Macquarie Island (Australia) 3
Madagascar 8  Madeira Islands (Portugal) 6
Malaysia (Peninsula East) 44  Malaysia (Peninsula West) 48
Malaysia (Sabah) 47  Malaysia (Sarawak) 23
Maldives 25  Malta 6
Marshall Islands 3  Martinique (France) 12
Mauritania 6  Mauritius 20
Mayotte (France) 2  Mexico 43
Micronesia, Fed. States of 18  Midway Islands (USA) 3
Monaco 6  Montserrat (UK) 6
Morocco 18  Mozambique 6
Mozambique Channel Islands (France) 4  Myanmar 9
Namibia 3  Navassa Is (USA) 1
Netherlands 27  Netherlands Antilles 11
New Caledonia (France) 16  New Zealand 35
New Zealand (Kermadec Islands) 1  Nicaragua 9
Nigeria 1  Niue (New Zealand) 1
North Marianas (USA) 6  Norway 37
Norway (Bouvet Island) 1  Norway (Svalbard Island) 17
Ogasawara Islands (Japan) 2  Oman 3
Pakistan 16  Palau 14
Palmyra Island & Kingman Reef (USA) 2  Panama 23
Papua New Guinea 87  Peru 6
Philippines 208  Poland 5
Portugal 16  Portugal (Azores Islands) 11
Portugal (Madeira Islands) 6  Puerto Rico (USA) 13
Qatar 2  Réunion (France) 19
Romania 14  Russian Fed (Asia) 35
Russian Fed (Baltic Sea) 4  Russian Fed (Barents Sea) 13
Ryukyu Islands (Japan) 22  Saint Helena (UK) 5
Saint Kitts and Nevis 13  Saint Lucia 35
Saint Vincent & the Grenadines 20  Samoa 6
Saudi Arabia (Persian Gulf) 13  Saudi Arabia (Red Sea) 45
Senegal 9  Serbia Montenegro (Yugoslavia F.R.) 2
Seychelles 11  Sierra Leone 5
Singapore 3  Slovenia 3
Solomon Islands 24  Somalia 8
South Africa 35  South Georgia & Sandwich Islands (UK) 1
Spain 71  Spain (Canary Islands) 4
Sri Lanka 15  Sudan 5
Suriname 9  Svalbard Island (Norway) 17
Sweden 489  Syria 4
Taiwan 25  Tanzania 25
Thailand 26  Togo 1
Tokelau (New Zealand) 3  Tonga 11
Trinidad and Tobago 17  Tristan da Cunha Islands (UK) 4
Tunisia 10  Turkey (Black Sea) 2
Turkey (Mediterranean Sea) 17  Turks and Caicos Is. (UK) 27
Tuvalu 1  Ukraine 33
United Arab Emirates 8  United Kingdom 312
United Kingdom (British Indian Ocean Tr.) 7  United Kingdom (Channel Islands) 1
United Kingdom (Gibraltar) 1  United Kingdom (Montserrat) 6
United Kingdom (Saint Helena) 5  United Kingdom (Tristan da Cunha Islands) 4
United Kingdom (Virgin Islands) 41  Uruguay 5
US Virgin Islands 16  USA (Alaska) 47
USA (Baker and Howland Islands) 2  USA (contiguous states) 622
USA (Guam) 9  USA (Hawaii) 63
USA (Jarvis Island) 1  USA (Johnston Island) 1
USA (Midway Islands) 3  USA (Navassa Is) 1
USA (North Marianas) 6  USA (Palmyra Island & Kingman Reef) 2
Vanuatu 9  Venezuela 24
Viet Nam 46  Western Sahara (Morocco) 1
Yemen 3
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