WHS which completely or significantly (>50%) occupy a peninsula, or are specifically linked to one.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Cape Floral Region Contains Cape Peninsula NP
Curonian Spit Occupies a 98 km long sand dune peninsula (AB ev)
Mount Athos occupies the vast majority of the Akte or Athos Peninsula
Peninsula Valdes
Shiretoko Fully occupies the Shiroteko Peninsula
Tauric Chersonese "Chersonose" is Greek for "Peninsula" - the site was named after the Crimean Peninsula


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A connection should:

  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source