68137 WDPA ID
3350.0 km² Reported Area

Type Marine Protected Areas

Location Peru


  • Original Name Paracas
  • English Designation Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance
  • IUCN Management Category Not Reported
  • Status Designated
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 1992
  • Sublocation PE-ICA
  • Governance Type Not Reported
  • Management Authority Not Reported
  • Management Plan Management plan is implented and available
  • International Criteria (i) (iii)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

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Sources (1)

  1. Ramsar Wetlands of International Importance Updated: - Ramsar Secretariat, on behalf of Ramsar Contracting Parties

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UNEP-WCMC (2020). Protected Area Profile for Paracas from the World Database of Protected Areas, October 2020. Available at: