Bjørnøya Naturreservat in Svalbard and Jan Mayen

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Reported Area

2981.71 km²

Data Provider

European Environment Agency (EEA)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Bjørnøya Naturreservat

English Designation Nature Reserve (Svalbard)

IUCN Management Category Ia

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 2002


Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority The Norwegian Environment Agency, N-7485 Norway

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable