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WDPA ID 10345
WDPA Parent ID 10345
Name Phong Nha
Original name Phong Nha
Country VN
Sub-national location Quảng Bình
Designation Nature Reserve
Designation (English) Nature Reserve
Designation type National
IUCN Category IV
Marine No
Reported marine area (km2)  
Reported area (km2) 411.32
Status Designated
Status year 1986
Governance type Sub-national ministry or agency
Management authority Not Reported
International criteria  
Mangement plan  
Metadata ID 618
Description The 1992 investment plan by Quang Binh Provincial People's Committee outlined this site to be a NR. By Dec 1993 it had been approved. Site was proposed (1999 revised investment plan) to be a National Park (147945 ha).