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Protected Planet – protectedplanet.net – is the most up to date and complete source of information on protected areas, updated monthly with submissions from governments, non-governmental organizations, landowners and communities. It is managed by the United Nations Environment World Conservation Monitoring Centre (UNEP-WCMC) with support from IUCN and its World Commission on Protected Areas (WCPA).
It is a publicly available online platform where users can discover terrestrial and marine protected areas, access related statistics and download data from the World Database on Protected Areas (WDPA).
For those who are new to the Protected Planet webpage…
You can use the search tool to look for a specific protected area, or a whole country, e.g.
Protected Area: Kruger National Park, https://t.co/VsZdZ330dW
Country: South Africa, https://t.co/bXzj3Jez7a
— protected planet (@protectedplanet) February 28, 2020
Incredible to see new #Earthpulse interface presented by @stevenpbrumby from @NatGeo with beautiful design from @Vizzuality, bringing together data from @unepwcmc @protectedplanet and others. @NeilBurgess081 @ pic.twitter.com/uNxCQYEhUE
— Naomi Kingston (@naomiekingston) October 22, 2019
— John Nelson (@John_M_Nelson) October 30, 2019
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