Vietnam National Biodiversity Database System

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WDPA ID 7877
WDPA Parent ID 7877
Name Cat Ba
Original name Cát Bà
Country VN
Sub-national location Hải Phòng
Designation National Park
Designation (English) National Park
Designation type National
IUCN Category II
Marine Yes
Reported marine area (km2)  
Reported area (km2) 152
Status Designated
Status year 1986
Governance type Collaborative management
Management authority Cat Hai District Fisheries Dept for marine extent. Cat Ba Management board responsible for terrestrial extent.
International criteria  
Mangement plan  
Metadata ID 750
Description An archipelago in the north of Vietnam, which is adjacent to the Ha Long Bay WH site, is home to the threatened endemic monkey species, the golden-headed Langur. Lat/lon taken from (national) NP site. Area of NP is 15200 ha.