Calanques National Park

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Calanques National Park
Parc national des Calanques
IUCN category II (national park)
Calanque de Morgiou.jpg
Map showing the location of Calanques National Park
Map showing the location of Calanques National Park
LocationFrance
Nearest cityMarseille
Coordinates43°13′N 5°28′E / 43.217°N 5.467°E / 43.217; 5.467Coordinates: 43°13′N 5°28′E / 43.217°N 5.467°E / 43.217; 5.467
Area520 km2 (201 sq mi)
Established2012
www.calanques-parcnational.fr

Calanques National Park is a national park located in southern France, established in 2012. It extends over 520 km2 (201 sq mi), of which 85 km2 (33 sq mi) is land, while the remaining is marine area.[1] It includes parts of the Massif des Calanques stretching between Marseille and Cassis.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Parc national des Calanques: "Carte d'identité" Archived 2013-06-16 at the Wayback Machine, retrieved 12 July 2013
  2. ^ Parc national des Calanques: "Massif des Calanques" Archived 2013-06-16 at the Wayback Machine, retrieved 12 July 2013

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