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Protected Areas International - Regional Conventions and Agreements (Points)
Entry ID: geodata_2124


Summary
Abstract: The World Database on Protected Areas (WDPA) is the core database representing protected areas at a global scale including -where available- GIS- compatible point and boundary files. Compiled from multiple sources, the WDPA is the most complete compilation of protected areas data ever developed. Includes Barcelona Convention - SPAMI, ASEAN Heritage Sites.

Related URL
Link: View Related Information
Description: Search and access the data from the UNEP Environmental Data Explorer.

Geographic Coverage
 N: -60.5033 S: -90.0  E: 180.0  W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Protected Areas International - Regional Conventions and Agreements (Points)
Dataset Release Date: 2009-06-01T00:00:00.000Z
Version: Not provided


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-01-01
Stop Date: 2009-12-31


Location Keywords
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > GLOBAL


Science Keywords
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >ENVIRONMENTAL GOVERNANCE/MANAGEMENT >TREATY AGREEMENTS/RESULTS    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS >CONSERVATION    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >SOCIAL BEHAVIOR >CONSERVATION    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOLOGICAL DYNAMICS >COMMUNITY DYNAMICS >BIODIVERSITY FUNCTIONS    [Definition]


Project
UNEP/GRID >UNEP/Global Resources Information Database    [Information]


Use Constraints
Restricted


Keywords
Conservation
biodiversity,
Reserves


Data Center
World Conservation Monitoring Centre, United Nations Environment Programme    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.unep-wcmc.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SILVIO OLIVIERI
Email: s.olivieri at conservation.org

Global Resource Information Database - Geneva, Division of Early Warning and Assessment, United Nations Environment Programme    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.grid.unep.ch/

Data Center Personnel
Name: UNEP/GRID
Phone: +254-2-621234
Fax: +254-2-226890 or 215787
Email: gridinfo at unep.org
Contact Address:
United Nations Environment Programme
Global Resource Information Database UNEP/GRID
P.O.Box 30552
Province or State: Nairobi
Country: KENYA


Personnel
ANDREA DE BONO
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: geo at unepgrid.ch


Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-02-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-08



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