Use of northern areas
78) Guide land use in the northern wilderness and protected areas, and business based on nature tourism and biodiversity, so as to provide incentives for safeguarding biodiversity, while reconciling various interests. Promote comprehensive land use planning in arctic fell areas, utilising the Akwé: Kon Guidelines, in order to reduce conflicts between reindeer husbandry and other forms of land use, and to alleviate detrimental impacts on arctic fell environments.
Responsible institutions: Ministry of the Environment, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, Ministry of Employment and the Economy, the Sámi Parliament
- Updated (04.12.2014)