Nature Protection

Working Group on Environment

Subgroup on Nature Protection

The Barents Region is a continuous geographical area where species cross national borders, as well as transboundary protected areas. To develop the network of protected areas in the Barents Region is a prioritized task in this connection.

Working programme 2014-2015 English | Russian   

Activity report 2012-2013 

Subgroup on Nature Protection document archive  


Events and projects

The Barents Protected Areas Network (BPAN) 

Habitat Contact Forum



Project funding in Barents

How to make your Barents project dreams come true? We have gathered information for all Barents relevant funding sources in our new portal.

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During two missions, in 2007 and 2012, Swedish journalist Tom Juslin traveled through the Nordic countries to find out how climate change affects people, animals and nature - "Climate Journey" opens the planned series of exhibitions in in Kirkenes

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