Species protection work
Content page | Published: 2017-11-01

The aim of species protection work is to secure species diversity alongside the protection of habitats and larger biotopes. The most visible part of the protection work is the protection of thre...

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The species expert groups in Finland
Content page | Published: 2017-11-10

The protection and management of species in Finland are administered by expert groups for different species and species groups. Members include researchers, environmental administration experts ...

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Finnish Biodiversity Information Facility
Content page | Published: 2016-06-06

The Finnish Biodiversity Information Facility (FinBIF) collects biodiversity data from Finland to an integrated e-infrastructure. It combines three kinds of biodiversity data, specimens, observations...

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The web service of the Finnish Red List
Content page | Published: 2015-11-04

The basis of the data is the species data evaluated for the Red List published in 2010. The data is stored and continuously updated in the Species application of the Environmental data system Hertta....

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Species in the EU Habitats and Bird Directives
Content page | Published: 2013-11-26

CURRENT The European Environment Agency (EEA) has published a new report on the state of nature in the EU. State of Nature in the EU (EEA's news release, 20 May 2015) Th...

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Earlier evaluations of threatened species
Content page | Published: 2017-01-12

The first extensive evaluation of threatened species in Finland was conducted in the 1980s. The results were published as a Report on the Monitoring of Threatened Animals and Plants in Finland, in 19...

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Protected species
Content page | Published: 2013-11-04

The Nature Conservation Act (Chapter 6) protects all species of birds and mammals not specifically listed as game species or unprotected species. Species other than mammals or birds can be protected ...

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Nature
Content page | Published: 2014-06-16

This part contains information on biological diversity, protected and endangered species in Finland, as well as their monitoring, natural habitats and their restauration, geological features and l...

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Species
Content page | Published: 2016-06-30

One of the aims of species protection is to maintain the vital populations and areas of distribution of the native and established species. From the approximately 45,000 species found in Finland 2...

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The 2010 Red List of Finnish species
Content page | Published: 2017-01-12

    Drawing: Terhi Ryttäri The fourth assessment of threatened species in Finland was published in 2010. ...

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Threatened species
Content page | Published: 2013-09-24

The threat status of Finnish species is evaluated every ten years; most recently in 2010. The results of the assessment are published in the Red List of Finnish Species, listing Regionally Extinct, T...

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