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MPA's for the country Papua New Guinea
MPA Site Name  Designation * international Designation 
Status 
 
Date 
Designated 
Total Area 
(km2
Abau Designation Not Known
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

Bagiai Wildlife Management Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 137.6
Baniara Island Fauna Protected Area Wildlife Management Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1975 0.150
Cape Wom International Memorial Park Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1973 1.050
Crown Island Fauna Sanctuary Wildlife Management Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 59.69
Garu Wildlife Management Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1976 87.00
Horseshoe Reef Marine Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1981 3.960
Kamiali Wildlife Wildlife Management Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1996 470.0
Kikori River Designation Not Known
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

Kimbe Bay Marine Conservation Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1999 0.020
Maza Wildlife Management Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1978 1,842
Morobe Designation Not Known
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

Mt. Dremsel Designation Not Known
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

240.0
Namanatabu Historic Reserve
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1979 0.270
Nanuk Island Park Provincial Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1973 0.120
Ndrolowa Wildlife Management Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1985 58.50
Pirung Wildlife Management Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1989 432.0
Ranba Wildlife Management Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 419.2
Sawataetae Wildlife Management Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1977 7.000
Simbine Coast Wildlife Management Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2000 0.720
Sinub Island (SIWMA) Wildlife Management Area
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

2000 0.120
Talele Islands Nature Reserve and Provincial Park Provincial Park
Designated

Designation Status: - Designated

Site is formally designated under national legislation / international convention

1973 0.400







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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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