Simpson Desert Regional Reserve

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Simpson Desert Regional Reserve
South Australia
IUCN category VI (protected area with sustainable use of natural resources)
Simpson Desert Regional Reserve is located in South Australia
Simpson Desert Regional Reserve
Simpson Desert Regional Reserve
Nearest town or city Oodnadatta
Coordinates 26°48′17″S 137°24′37″E / 26.80472°S 137.41028°E / -26.80472; 137.41028Coordinates: 26°48′17″S 137°24′37″E / 26.80472°S 137.41028°E / -26.80472; 137.41028
Established 24 October 21985 (21985-10-24)[1]
Area 29,239.53 km2 (11,289.4 sq mi)[1]
Managing authorities Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources
Website Simpson Desert Regional Reserve
Footnotes Coordinates[2]
See also Protected areas of South Australia

The Simpson Desert Regional Reserve is a protected area located in the Australian state of South Australia within the gazetted locality of Simpson Desert.[1][3] The regional reserve is classified as an IUCN Category VI protected area.[2]

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  1. ^ a b c "Protected Areas Information System - reserve list (as of 25 November 2014)" (PDF). Department of Environment Water and Natural Resources. Retrieved 8 January 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Terrestrial Protected Areas of South Australia (see 'DETAIL' tab)". CAPAD 2014. Australian Government - Department of the Environment. 2014. Retrieved 13 March 2015. 
  3. ^ "Search result for "Simpson Desert (LOCB)" (Record no SA0067185) with the following layers selected - "Suburbs and Localities", "Place names (gazetteer)" and "Road Labels"". Property Location Browser. Government of South Australia. Retrieved 21 September 2016. 

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