Wooded pastures are heritage landscapes created by traditional cattle husbandry that will disappear if not managed.
Wooded pastures are heritage landscapes created by traditional cattle husbandry that will disappear if not managed. © Photo: Riku Lumiaro, Image Bank of the Environmental Administration

Finland’s best landscape project sought for the sixth time

Press release, February 12, 2018, Ministry of the Environment
The Ministry of the Environment is again searching for Finland's best landscape project. As candidates the Ministry invites projects where landscapes have been successfully managed, protected or designed. The deadline for submitting proposals is 7 September 2018.More

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Finland’s best landscape project sought for the sixth time

2018-02-12
The Ministry of the Environment is again searching for Finland’s best landscape project. As candidates the Ministry of invites projects where landscapes have been successfully managed, protected or designed. The deadline for submitting proposals is 7 September 2018.
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Two new nature conservation areas to Russia near the Finnish border

2018-01-15
At the end of the Year of the Environment 2017 Russia decided to establish a new National Park in the Lake Ladoga archipelago and a new Nature Park on the islands of the Eastern Gulf of Finland and the surrounding waters. Both of these conservation areas have a counterpart on the Finnish side of the border.
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The state of the environment in Finland 2017

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The state of the environment in Finland 2017 - the fourth info package is looking at the curbing black carbon emissions.

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