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World Database on Protected Areas (WDPA)
Title: World Database on Protected Areas (WDPA)
Title abbreviated: WDPA; Protected Planet
Title alternative: World Database on Protected Areas, incorporating the UN List of Protected Areas
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Creator: IUCN = International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources <Gland> / WCPA = World Commission on Protected Areas
Abstract: The World Database on Protected Areas is the result of a collaboration between UNEP-WCMC and the IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas (WCPA). It is compiled and managed with the support of a wide range of national and international organizations, including protected area agencies in most countries. (...) The WDPA allows you to search protected areas data by site name, country, and international programme or convention. [Information of the supplier]
Subject: Ecology (577);
Natural resources and energy (333.7);
Biological resources (333.95)
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Audience: Intermediate; Experts
Language: English
Format: website; database
Resource type: Factual databases
Access: free
Metadata update date: 2015-09-10
Metadata provider: UBFfm
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