Tidra

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Tidra - Banc d'Arguin National Park
IUCN category VI (protected area with sustainable use of natural resources)
Location Mauritania
Nearest city Nouakchott & Nouadhibou
Coordinates 19°44′30.24″N 16°24′1.73″W / 19.7417333°N 16.4004806°W / 19.7417333; -16.4004806Coordinates: 19°44′30.24″N 16°24′1.73″W / 19.7417333°N 16.4004806°W / 19.7417333; -16.4004806
Governing body World Conservation Union

Tidra is an offshore island 18 miles long and 5 miles wide. Roughly the size of Manhattan (13.4 miles (21.6 km) long and 2.3 miles (3.7 km) wide).
It is the largest island off the shore of Banc d' Arguin, Mauritania and is home to a community of Imraguen fishing tribe. The island is part of the Banc d'Arguin National Park.

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