Maahuruvalhi Faru Region

Baa (B)

WDPA ID

555576578

Total Area

1,872.60 ha


Status
Designated
Contact Number
Baa Atoll BR Office - 6608466
Ranger Hotline - 7905949

High biodiversity and standing population of hard and soft corals and associated marine invertebrates and vertebrates (especially fin fish). High populations of IUCN red listed species including (Napoleon fish (Cheilinus undulatus), Hawsbill turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) and groupers (Plectropomus sp., Variola sp., Cephalopholus sp.). It is known as a grouper may be a fish aggregation site for reproduction.

Attributes

Date of Protection:
05 June 2011

Bookings

Activities
No activities.

Resources

2011_Baa Atoll_8 sites

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2011 Baa Atoll 8 sites_EN

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