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Uploaded on Saturday 25 Feb 2012
Protected areas the Barents Region
Philippe Rekacewicz, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
There are pristine wilderness and unspoiled field and tundra landscapes, and the air and water in most parts of the Region is mainly clean. Several areas are protected for scientific research, park areas, and nature reserves and several more are being proposed as protected areas.