The refuge is a managed as a highly-restricted marine protected area. Management goals include:
restoring, managing, and protecting native terrestrial habitats that
are representative of
remote tropical Pacific islands, primarily for the benefit of seabirds.
managing, and protecting native marine communities that are representative
remote tropical Pacific islands.
to the recovery, protection, and management efforts for all native
special consideration for seabirds, migratory shorebirds, federally
listed threatened and
endangered species, and species of management concern.
- Restoring the
wilderness character of Baker’s terrestrial community, and protect,
enhance, and preserve the wilderness character of Baker’s marine
Baker’s biological, cultural, and historic resources.