Nedre Dalälven River Landscape Biosphere Reserve

Conservation for sustainable recreational fishing

Biosphere for Baltic is a joint commitment initiated in June 2017 during the UN Ocean Conference. The Man and the Biosphere Programme (MAB) in Sweden, the Swedish National Commission of UNESCO, and the Swedish Agency for Marine and Water Management joined forces to increase dissemination of good practices from UNESCO biosphere reserves in the Baltic… read more »

Nedre Dalälven River Landscape – The floodplain meadows

The river Dalälven flows through the biosphere reserve. The transition zone from the open water of the river to the forest has historically been characterized by regularly flooded meadows used for haying and grazing. The river together with the meadows made them an invaluable resource for the local dwellers and created conditions for high biodiversity…. read more »

Nedre Dalälven River Landscape Biosphere Reserve

       Country Sweden        Region/Province/ or State        Web Address        Date Founded 2011        Size (hectares) 308,000        Distinguishing Features A large part of the core area consists of the Färnebofjärden National Park, which is known for its great biodiversity.        Main Industries (in terms of employment) silviculture, tourism, hunting, fishery, agriculture, industry   The Nedre Dalälven Biosphere Reserve River… read more »