Jomfruland National Park

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Jomfruland National Park
Jomfruland fyrvokterbolig.jpg
LocationKragerø, Norway
Nearest cityKragerø
Coordinates58°51′11″N 9°33′08″E / 58.8531°N 9.5523°E / 58.8531; 9.5523Coordinates: 58°51′11″N 9°33′08″E / 58.8531°N 9.5523°E / 58.8531; 9.5523
Area117 km2 (45 sq mi)
Established16 December 2016
Governing bodyNorwegian Environment Agency

Jomfruland National Park (Norwegian: Jomfruland nasjonalpark) is a national park in Kragerø in Telemark, Norway. Jomfruland covers an area of 117 km2 (45 sq mi), including the islands of Jomfruland and Stråholmen. About 98% if the park area is sea. The park was established on 16 December 2016.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "To nye nasjonalparker er vedtatt på Jomfruland og Raet" (in Norwegian). www.regjeringen.no. 2016. Retrieved 25 July 2017.
  2. ^ "Jomfruland nasjonalpark er opprettet" (PDF) (in Norwegian). Government.no. Retrieved 25 July 2017.