Kiunga Marine National Reserve

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Kiunga Marine National Reserve
Map showing the location of Kiunga Marine National Reserve
Map showing the location of Kiunga Marine National Reserve
Map of Kenya
Location Lamu District, Coast Province, Kenya
Coordinates 1°55′19″S 41°21′14″E / 1.922°S 41.354°E / -1.922; 41.354Coordinates: 1°55′19″S 41°21′14″E / 1.922°S 41.354°E / -1.922; 41.354[1]
Area 270 km2 (100 sq mi)
Established 1979
Governing body Kenya Wildlife Service
http://www.kws.go.ke/parks/parks_reserves/KMNR.html

Kiunga Marine National Reserve is situated along the Indian Ocean coast of Lamu District, Coast Province, Kenya. Kiunga park covers 270 square kilometres (100 sq mi).[2]

The park covers an area with approximately 50 islands and coral reefs in the Lamu Archipelago. It borders the Boni and Dodori National Reserves.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kiunga Marine National Reserve". protectedplanet.net. 
  2. ^ Kenya Wildlife Service – Kiunga National Marine Reserve

External links[edit]