Nordenskiöld Land National Park

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Nordenskiöld Land National Park
IUCN category II (national park)
Nordenskiöld Land National Park logo.svg
Nordenskiöld Land National Park locator map.svg
LocationSpitsbergen, Svalbard, Norway
Nearest cityLongyearbyen
Coordinates77°52′N 15°19′E / 77.867°N 15.317°E / 77.867; 15.317Coordinates: 77°52′N 15°19′E / 77.867°N 15.317°E / 77.867; 15.317
Area1,362 km² (1,207 km² land, 155 km² sea)
Established2003
Governing bodyDirectorate for Nature Management
Official nameNordenskiöldkysten
Designated11 December 2010
Reference no.1968[1]

Nordenskiöld Land National Park (Norwegian: Nordenskiöld Land nasjonalpark) lies on Spitsbergen island in the Svalbard archipelago, Norway. Its area includes also the icefree Reindalen. The park was opened in 2003.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nordenskiöldkysten". Ramsar Sites Information Service. Retrieved 25 April 2018.