IUCN - Understanding critical issues of category assignment

Understanding critical issues of category assignment

21 October 2013 | Downloads - document

  1. Category assignment is based on the primary management objective which should apply to at least 75% of the area
  2. Zones are not usually categorised separately but individual protected areas can be ‘nested’ in larger protected areas
  3. Size can help indicate the protected area category ...
  4. as can the level of naturalness