Protecting Our Turtles, Now And Into The Future
A national review is underway in Vanuatu to determine the current state of marine turtle management and conservation in the country as turtles are globally threatened species and listed as vulnerable, endangered, or critically endangered by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCNView dashboard
Vanuatu Protected Areas (PA)
Vanuatu | Exclusive Economic Zone Area:
623,424 sq. km
Total Area Protected:
226 sq. km
Marine Protected Areas: 15
Terrestrial Protected Areas: 19
Vanuatu stakeholders meet to validate State Of Environment Report
The draft State of Environment (SoE) report for Vanuatu is being finalised through a validation consultation workshop.
Lake Letas to be first wetland site for Vanuatu
The Vanuatu Government, through the Department of Environmental Protection and Conservation (DEPC), is working on including Lake Letas on Gaua island as a wetland...