Area of special botanic value: Oppdal
Source: Report Botanic series 1996-3
The area Vesle and Store Orkelhø-Unndalen-the northern end of Fundin-Digerkampen-northwards to Orkla
Rich continental mountain and bog vegetation, species occurrences.
Eastern side of Vinstradalen from Rundhø south to Unndalen and south to Ryphusseter
Possibly the area’s richest mountain vegetation, very rich species occurrences; covers mountains known for their rich plant life including Sissihø, Brattfonnhø, Leirtjønnkollen and Ryphuskollen
Fonnhø – west of Heimstjønnshø county border
Very rich mountain vegetation, very important species occurrences, mountains known for their rich plant life including Finnshø and Knutshøene
In tact mountain farm and grazing valley with valuable cultural landscape, gorge vegetation, species occurrences
Base-demanding forest and rock vegetation, delta, cultural landscape, important species occurrences. The most important areas are probably located round Drivstua, Vårstigen and Kongsvoll and south to Gåvålia and Grønnbakken.