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Categories of Protected Areas in Croatia
State Institute for Nature Protection has established and is regularly maintaining a Protected Areas in Croatia database with an interactive web map of all categories protected according to the Nature Protection Act.
The table below lists the protected area category, the management level and the proclaiming body.
||conservation of intact nature, monitoring the state of nature and education||county||Goverment of the Republic of Croatia|
|conservation of intact natural values, scientific, cultural, educational and recreational||national||Croatian Parliament|
|conservation due to its uniqueness, rarity or representativeness, and of particular scientific significance||county||Goverment of the Republic of Croatia|
|protection of biological and landscape diversity, educational, cultural, historical, tourist and recreational||national||Croatian Parliament|
|protection of landscape diversity, sustainable development and tourism||county||County Assembly of City Assembly (City of Zagreb)|
|ecological, scientific, aesthetic or educational||county||County Assembly of City Assembly (City of Zagreb)|
|conservation of landscape values and biological diversity, or cultural and historical values or landscape of preserved unique characteristics, leisure and recreation||county||County Assembly of City Assembly (City of Zagreb)|
|conservation of natural or planted forests of greater landscape value, leisure and recreation||county||County Assembly of City Assembly (City of Zagreb)|
|conservation of artificially developed areas or trees having aesthetic, stylistic, artistic, cultural, historic, ecological or scientific values||county||County Assembly of City Assembly (City of Zagreb)|