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Finns are increasingly worried about state of nature – biodiversity loss is now recognised as threat (ym.fi)

Barometer of connection to nature 2022.

Press release June 28th, 2022 Ministry of Environment
Finns are clearly much more worried about the state of nature on the global scale than about the state of Finnish nature. A barometer on the connection to nature was conducted to find out about our relationship with nature and with preserving biodiversity, and how the responsibilities should be divided between the different stakeholders.

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The Finnish Environment Institute SYKE succeeded in the September 2021 call of the Academy of Finland. The Academy grants 1.2 million euros to four SYKE projects that address many current topics in society. The chosen projects reflect the diversity of research and expertise in SYKE.
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