Designation type: Dyrefredningsområde

General information

Code NO17
Source data set Common Database on Designated Areas (CDDA)
Geographical coverage Norway
Designation name in original language Dyrefredningsområde
Designation name in English Wildlife Conservation Area
Designation abbreviation NO17
CDDA sites No
Area reference (ha)
Total area(ha) 32174.686

National information

National Law Nature Diversity Act (2009) [Lov om forvaltning av naturens mangfold (naturmangfoldloven)]
National Category A
Reference for National Law§77 - 2009-07-01
National Law Agency Norwegian Environment Agency, Protected Areas Section, Norway - 7485 Trondheim


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Remark Legal reference is the Nature Diversity Act (2009). However, the designation was only used in previous legislation (Nature Conservation Act (1970) - § 9 and § 14. Any revision of sites with this specific designation type will be converted to one of the five valid designation types (§§ 35-39) in the NDA (2009). See further information at:
Source remark
European Environment Agency (EEA)
Kongens Nytorv 6
1050 Copenhagen K
Phone: +45 3336 7100