2745
Local protected areas (LPA)
952
Aimag/city LPA
1793
Soum/district LPA
1366
LPA data without violation
1101
LPA data with legal violation
716
LPA data with boundary issues
Total number of LPA, by issue year
Total numbers & areas of LPA, by aimag
Aimag/City name Total numbers of LPA Areas of LPA, ha Percentage of areas in the total land area Percentage of areas in the aimag/city land area
number percentage area, ha percentage
1 Arkhangai 60 2.19% 1,259,843.95 1.83% 0.81% 22.78%
2 Bayankhongor 171 6.23% 10,777,805.64 15.68% 6.89% 92.93%
3 Bayan Ölgii 25 0.91% 516,913.74 0.75% 0.33% 11.31%
4 Bulgan 106 3.86% 1,283,364.72 1.87% 0.82% 26.33%
5 Darkhan Uul 32 1.17% 52,827.57 0.08% 0.03% 16.13%
6 Dornod 103 3.75% 3,639,566.87 5.29% 2.33% 29.45%
7 Dornogovi 210 7.65% 4,803,358.37 6.99% 3.07% 43.88%
8 Dundgovi 226 8.23% 2,807,467.65 4.08% 1.79% 37.59%
9 Govi Altai 147 5.36% 3,976,332.92 5.78% 2.54% 28.11%
10 Govisümber 20 0.73% 209,644.08 0.30% 0.13% 37.83%
11 Khentii 489 17.81% 2,784,365.44 4.05% 1.78% 34.66%
12 Khovd 73 2.66% 1,452,831.94 2.11% 0.93% 19.10%
13 Khövsgöl 160 5.83% 4,305,478.59 6.26% 2.75% 42.79%
14 Ömnögovi 180 6.56% 9,936,392.81 14.45% 6.35% 60.08%
15 Orkhon 1 0.04% 1,737.07 0.00% 0.00% 2.06%
16 Övörkhangai 4 0.15% 6,276,701.25 9.13% 4.01% 99.80%
17 Selenge 68 2.48% 397,517.95 0.58% 0.25% 9.66%
18 Sükhbaatar 165 6.01% 7,201,374.55 10.47% 4.60% 87.52%
19 Töv 212 7.72% 2,788,651.71 4.06% 1.78% 37.66%
20 Ulaanbaatar 8 0.29% 1,214.39 0.00% 0.00% 0.26%
21 Uvs 56 2.04% 1,820,929.58 2.65% 1.16% 26.17%
22 Zavkhan 229 8.34% 2,459,652.47 3.58% 1.57% 29.83%
Total 2745 100% 68,753,973.28 100% 43.96% -
Total numbers & areas of LPA data without violation, by aimag
Aimag/City name Total numbers of LPA Areas of LPA, ha Percentage of areas in the total land area Percentage of areas in the aimag/city land area
number percentage area, ha percentage
1 Arkhangai 16 1.17% 561,614.66 2.49% 0.36% 10.15%
2 Bayankhongor 15 1.10% 78,749.95 0.35% 0.05% 0.68%
3 Bayan Ölgii 16 1.17% 373,895.56 1.66% 0.24% 8.18%
4 Bulgan 43 3.15% 943,026.88 4.18% 0.60% 19.35%
5 Darkhan Uul 21 1.54% 50,166.22 0.22% 0.03% 15.32%
6 Dornod 12 0.88% 86,854.21 0.39% 0.06% 0.70%
7 Dornogovi 113 8.27% 2,343,642.52 10.39% 1.50% 21.41%
8 Dundgovi 94 6.88% 1,557,081.92 6.90% 1.00% 20.85%
9 Govi Altai 125 9.15% 2,695,691.97 11.95% 1.72% 19.06%
10 Govisümber 19 1.39% 192,455.38 0.85% 0.12% 34.73%
11 Khentii 359 26.28% 1,351,824.92 5.99% 0.86% 16.83%
12 Khovd 20 1.46% 600,359.65 2.66% 0.38% 7.89%
13 Khövsgöl 11 0.81% 504,370.42 2.24% 0.32% 5.01%
14 Ömnögovi 63 4.61% 3,015,819.61 13.37% 1.93% 18.24%
15 Övörkhangai 1 0.07% 22,074.98 0.10% 0.01% 0.35%
16 Selenge 52 3.81% 163,788.27 0.73% 0.10% 3.98%
17 Sükhbaatar 108 7.91% 3,766,083.92 16.69% 2.41% 45.77%
18 Töv 131 9.59% 854,920.14 3.79% 0.55% 11.55%
19 Ulaanbaatar 5 0.37% 32.45 0.00% 0.00% 0.01%
20 Uvs 39 2.86% 1,605,074.83 7.12% 1.03% 23.07%
21 Zavkhan 103 7.54% 1,790,839.38 7.94% 1.14% 21.72%
Total 1366 100% 22,558,367.86 100% 14.42% -
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