Nature reserves


In Svalbard there are 21 larger and smaller nature reserves. See also map of bird reserves.

On the nature reserves on Bjørnøya and Moffen there are traffic bans part of the year.

  • Bjørnøya (Northeast): 15.6 - 31.8
  • Bjørnøya (South): 1.4 - 31.8
  • Moffen nature reserve: 15.5 - 15.9
  • Nordaust-Svalbard nature reserve - see overview map
  • Søraust-Svalbard nature reserve - see overview map
  • Hopen nature reserve
  • Ossian Sars nature reserve