Ossian Sars nature reserve

Ossian Sars nature reserve is located in the end of Kongsfjorden surrounded by glaciers.

The area is conservated because of the lush vegetation with several rare and demanding plants, but a bird mountain and an artic fox population can also be found in the area. This is the most abundant area for vascular plants in Svalbard. The area is of scientific walue, and was protected as a plant convervatory area from 1984.