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Protected Areas International - Biosphere Reserves, Ramsar and World Heritage Sites (Points)
Entry ID: geodata_2122


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 marine and terrestrial UNECO World Heritage sites (natural/mixed), UNESCO Man and Biosphere Reserves and Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar).
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Description: Search and access the data from the UNEP Environmental Data Explorer.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -60.5   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Protected Areas International - Biosphere Reserves, Ramsar and World Heritage Sites (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
Use Constraints Restricted
Data Center
World Conservation Monitoring Centre, United Nations Environment Programme Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.unep-wcmc.org/

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