Kinmen National Park

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Coordinates: 24°26′51.8″N 118°21′51.5″E / 24.447722°N 118.364306°E / 24.447722; 118.364306

Kinmen National Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Map showing the location of Kinmen National Park
Kinmen National Park in Kinmen County
Location Kinmen County, Taiwan
Area 35.29 km²
Established October 18, 1995.

The Kinmen National Park (Chinese: 金門國家公園; pinyin: Jīnmén Guójiā Gōngyuán) is a national park on the islands of Greater Kinmen and Lesser Kinmen, administratively part of Kinmen County, Republic of China. Kinmen National Park includes five areas, which are Taiwu Mountain, Kuningtou, Gugang, Mashan Hill and Lieyu. The park covers an area of 35.29 km² or around a quarter of Kinmen County area.[1]

History[edit]

The park was established in 1995.[2]

Types[edit]

  • Scenic area
  • Historical preservation area
  • Recreational area
  • General restricted area

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 各國家公園基本資料表 (PDF) (in Chinese). Construction and Planning Agency, Ministry of the Interior, R.O.C.(Taiwan). June 6, 2014. Retrieved October 23, 2014. 
  2. ^ http://wwww.kmnp.gov.tw/en/KinmenHistory.aspx

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