Committee Decisions

27 COM 8C.10

Central Amazon Conservation Complex (Brazil)

The World Heritage Committee,

1. Approves the extension of Jaú National Park, Brazil, with the addition of the Amana Sustainable Development Reserve, the Demonstration area of the Mamirauá Sustainable Development Reserve and the Anavilhanas Ecological Station;

2. Adopts, with the agreement of the State Party, the new name for the property, "Central Amazon Conservation Complex";

3. Encourages the State Party to re-nominate the subsidiary area of Mamirauá Sustainable Development Reserve once it fully meets the conditions of integrity.

The inscription adds three protected areas to Jaú National Park:

 Name

Date

Inscribed

Area (ha)

Jaú National Park

2000

2,272,000

Demonstration area of Mamairauá Sustainable Development Reserve

 

2003

 

260,000

Amanã Sustainable Development Reserve

 

2003

 

2,350,000

Anavilhanas Ecological Station

2003

350,018

TOTAL

 

5,232,018

Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
Focal Point: LAC
States Parties: Brazil
Session: 27COM