Bou-Hedma National Park

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Bou-Hedma National Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Parc national de Bouhedma.jpg
Map showing the location of Bou-Hedma National Park
Map showing the location of Bou-Hedma National Park
Location Tunisia
Nearest city Gafsa, Sidi Bouzid
Coordinates 34°28′31″N 9°38′57″E / 34.47528°N 9.64917°E / 34.47528; 9.64917Coordinates: 34°28′31″N 9°38′57″E / 34.47528°N 9.64917°E / 34.47528; 9.64917
Established 1980
Official name Sebkhet Noual
Designated 11 July 2007
Reference no. 1711[1]

Bou-Hedma National Park is located in both the Gafsa Governorate and Sidi Bouzid Governorate, in Tunisia. The park was created on December 18, 1980, and has been on the UNESCO tentative list of World Heritage Sites since May 28, 2008[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sebkhet Noual". Ramsar Sites Information Service. Retrieved 25 April 2018. 
  2. ^ Bou-Hedma National Park in UNESCO