Item Type : Code List Value
Domain : IHO Hydro
Code List ValueName: IUCN Category V
Alias : Unspecified
CamelCase : iUCN CategoryV
Definition : Protected Landscape/Seascape: protected area managed mainly for landscape/seascape conservation and recreation
Reference :
Definition Source : IUCN Guidelines for Protected Area Management Categories
Similarity to Source : Unspecified
Int1 :
S4 :
Remarks : Area of land, with coast and sea as appropriate, where the interaction of people and nature over time has produced an area of distinct character with significant aesthetic, ecological and/or cultural value, and often with high biological diversity. Safeguarding the integrity of this traditional interaction is vital to the protection, maintenance and evolution of such an area. (International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources publication “Guidelines for Protected Area Management Categories”, IUCN, 1994)
Management Details
Proposal Type : Addition
Submitting Organization : IHO (NIPWG)
Proposed Change : add
Justification : replaces former enumeration
Proposed : 2017-11-24
Accepted : 2017-11-27
Amended :
Successor : -
Predecessor : -