Lord Howe Island Marine Park (Commonwealth waters)
|Lord Howe Island Marine Park (Commonwealth waters)
IUCN category VI (protected area with sustainable use of natural resources)
Location of Lord Howe Island in the Tasman Sea
|Area||3,000.63 km2 (1,158.5 sq mi)|
|Managing authorities||Commonwealth Department of the Environment|
|Website||Lord Howe Island Marine Park (Commonwealth waters)|
|UNESCO World Heritage Site|
Lord Howe Island Marine Park (Commonwealth waters) is a former marine park managed by the Commonwealth Department of the Environment, protecting the waters surrounding Lord Howe Island. It was adjacent to the 465.45 km² Lord Howe Island Marine Park managed by the Marine Parks Authority New South Wales. On 8 November 2012, it was replaced by a new protected area known as the Lord Howe Commonwealth Marine Reserve.
- "Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation (Commonwealth Marine Reserves) Proclamation 2012 - F2012L02188". Commonwealth of Australia, Comlaw. Retrieved 17 March 2015.
- "New Lord Howe Commonwealth Marine Reserve". Commonwealth of Australia, Department of the Environment. Retrieved 17 March 2015.
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