New management plan for Eastern Svalbard



Updated Jan 22, 2013:

The Governor of Svalbards final draft of new administrative rules for Eastern Svalbard is ready and has been sendt to the Norwegian Directorate for Nature Management for reviews. Follow this link to The Governors official website

(unfortunately only in Norwegian):



News from 5th november 2012:

November 05th - 2012


The Governor of Svalbard and the Ministry of Environment has since 2010 worked on a new management plan for East Svalbard. The change proposals have received a lot of attention, and NVP has sendt its consultative letter.


Read our comments on the plan here, unfortunately only in Norwegian. Please contact the secretariat for a translation.




Published 05.11.2012 by Kine Stiberg