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Contact information
Content page | Published: 2013-12-04

Ministry of the Environment Ministry of the Environment, contact information (ym.fi) Ministry of the Environment staff contact information (ym.fi) Finnish Environment Institu...

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VELMU Inventories
Content page | Published: 2020-11-23

VELMU programme collects data on the occurrence of underwater marine biotopes, species and communities in Finland’s marine waters.    Inventory areas VELMU started ...

VELMU > VELMU Inventories
VELMU Map Service
Content page | Published: 2021-01-05

VELMU programme maps biodiversity of the Finnish marine environment. The inventory results can be utilised in the VELMU Map Service.    Open map service The VELMU m...

VELMU > VELMU Map Service
Contact information
Content page | Published: 2020-10-29

Biodiversity of the Finnish marine environment is mapped in cooperation across institutional borders. The Finnish Environment Institute SYKE coordinates VELMU. The programme is steered by the Mini...

VELMU > Contact information
VELMU
Published: 2020-05-25

VELMU collects data on the occurrence of underwater marine biotopes, species and communities in Finland’s marine waters. The programme contributes to the Baltic marine protection and to the s...

VELMU
Survey Methods
Content page | Published: 2020-12-29

VELMU has collected data from over 160 000 points since 2004. This has given a general overview of species and habitats distribution in the Finnish marine areas. The various methods deployed are d...

VELMU > Survey Methods
Etusivu_2_iso_kuvanosto_en
Content page | Published: 2020-12-18

Finland’s first maritime spatial plan completed — extensive work will help to combine the good state of the marine environment and sustainable growth Press release December 18, 2020 Mi......

Etusivu_2_iso_kuvanosto_en
Permits, notifications and registration
Content page | Published: 2013-11-13

Environmental permits are needed in Finland for all activities that may lead to pollution of the air and water or contamination of the soil. Water permits are needed for other activities affecting co...

Forms, permits and environmental impact assessment > Permits, notifications and registration
Air pollutant emissions
Content page | Published: 2019-01-07

Emission Inventory Finnish Environment Institute SYKE maintains air pollutant emission inventories and acts as the National Inventory Agency in reporting under the UN ECE Long-Range T...

Maps and statistics > Air pollutant emissions
PRTR Non-point source emissions
Content page | Published: 2020-11-11

Methodology Non-point source air emissions in 201 7 Emissions by sources Shares on point and non-point sources The website presents information on non-point source PRTR...

Forms, permits and environmental impact assessment > Reporting > PRTR Non-point source emissions
Reporting
Content page | Published: 2020-11-11

The website presents information on non-point source PRTR releases in Finland. Non-point source releases cover activities that do not exceed the reporting thresholds set to reporting under the Europea...

Forms, permits and environmental impact assessment > Reporting
Policy brief: How green will a bioeconomy be for our Nordic water resources?
News | Published: 2020-11-06

In the future, our world may increasingly rely on renewable biomass resources for the provision of food, fodder, fibre and fuel. How this transition to bioeconomy will affect Nordic water resources, i......

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Consumption and production > Policy brief: How green will a bioeconomy be for our Nordic water resources?
Sea > Policy brief: How green will a bioeconomy be for our Nordic water resources?
Waters > Policy brief: How green will a bioeconomy be for our Nordic water resources?
etusivu_iso_kuvanosto_en
Content page | Published: 2020-11-04

Threatened habitat types in Finland 2018: the Baltic Sea News, November 4, 2020 Finnish Environment Institute SYKE The threat status of Finnish habitat types was assessed for the s......

etusivu_iso_kuvanosto_en
Sea-ice loss disrupts Arctic Ocean ecosystems and biogeochemistry
News | Published: 2020-11-02

A new review paper published in the journal Nature Climate Change on the ecosystem consequences of the loss of Arctic sea-ice highlights the need for the creation of new research knowledge to support ......

Sea > Sea-ice loss disrupts Arctic Ocean ecosystems and biogeochemistry
Recent monitoring results: The state of the Gulf of Finland better than in the past few years, the Bothnian Sea is becoming eutrophic
Press release | Published: 2020-10-20

The Finnish Environment Institute SYKE has again produced an assesment of the state of the coastal waters of the Gulf of Finland and the open sea surrounding Finland from the southern Baltic Sea to th......

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Maps and statistics > Recent monitoring results: The state of the Gulf of Finland better than in the past few years, the Bothnian Sea is becoming eutrophic
Sea > Recent monitoring results: The state of the Gulf of Finland better than in the past few years, the Bothnian Sea is becoming eutrophic
International Landscape Day 20 October 2020 festivities to include a photo competition and landscape walks
Press release | Published: 2020-10-15

Tuesday 20 October 2020 is International Landscape Day. The Ministry of the Environment will organise a photo contest in honour of the day and the Rural Women’s Advisory Organisation will organise gui......

Nature > International Landscape Day 20 October 2020 festivities to include a photo competition and landscape walks
New tool for fast and efficient oil spill response at sea
Press release | Published: 2020-10-13

A new, free tool for oil spill response at sea is now available online for authorities and local response units. The aim of the tool is to minimize environmental impacts of oil spills in the Arctic an......

Sea > New tool for fast and efficient oil spill response at sea
Accessibility statement for the Environment.fi web service
Content page | Published: 2020-09-29

Created on September 17, 2020 Last checked on September 17, 2020 This statement applies to the environment.fi website maintained jointly by the environmental administration and to all its subs......

Accessibility statement for the Environment.fi web service
Groundwater in Finland
Content page | Published: 2016-01-12

Photo: Mirjam Orvomaa Groundwater is found everywhere – however in Finland groundwater formations are mainly situated in eskers, moraine formations and end moraine formations. The aquifer...

Waters > Protection of waters > Groundwater protection > Groundwater in Finland
Groundwater protection
Content page | Published: 2016-01-12

© Photo: Mirjam Orvomaa Legislation endorsing groundwater protection National legislation: Laws implemented on aiming to prevent the pollution and alteration of aquifers to...

Waters > Protection of waters > Groundwater protection

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