Jump to content


Move to page 1 Move to previous search result page
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
...
10
Move to next search result page Move to last search result page

Important transaction concerning mires valuable for biodiversity - 700 hectares to mire protection in Helmi Habitats Programme
Press release | Published: 2020-02-17

The Ministry of the Environment, Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment for Central Finland and Vapo Oy have concluded a significant property transaction: the State of Finland ......

Nature > Important transaction concerning mires valuable for biodiversity - 700 hectares to mire protection in Helmi Habitats Programme
EU’s new Drinking Water Directive improves the safety of water intended for human consumption
Press release | Published: 2020-02-10

The ambassadors of the EU Member States adopted 5 February a shared political agreement on the content of the new Drinking Water Directive. The new Drinking Water Directive is aimed at guaranteeing a ......

Waters > EU’s new Drinking Water Directive improves the safety of water intended for human consumption
New emissions calculation system for all Finnish municipalities – an average emissions reduction of 15 per cent since 2005
Press release | Published: 2020-02-10

Climate emissions have decreased in nearly all Finnish municipalities since 2005. The average decrease is 15 per cent. The reduction in municipal emissions has been driven by the decline in electricit......

Same content on several places:
Climate and air > New emissions calculation system for all Finnish municipalities – an average emissions reduction of 15 per cent since 2005
Consumption and production > New emissions calculation system for all Finnish municipalities – an average emissions reduction of 15 per cent since 2005
Minister Mikkonen to Barents Environmental Ministers’ Meeting in Luleå
Press release | Published: 2020-02-04

On Wednesday 5 February, Minister of the Environment and Climate Change Krista Mikkonen will attend the Barents Euro-Arctic Council (BEAC) Ministerial Meeting on Environment in Luleå, Sweden. At the m......

Same content on several places:
Climate and air > Minister Mikkonen to Barents Environmental Ministers’ Meeting in Luleå
Nature > Minister Mikkonen to Barents Environmental Ministers’ Meeting in Luleå
Status classification
Content page | Published: 2020-01-29

The ecological status of the surface waters is classified as part of river basin management planning every six years. The work is part of the implementation of the national Water Management Act (129...

Waters > State of the surface waters > Status classification
Finnish youth wish for strong international biodiversity targets and a clear plan to achieve them
Press release | Published: 2020-01-27

Young people want strong targets to be set for biodiversity, and a clear plan to achieve the targets. According to young people, important elements to be taken into account include corporate responsib......

Nature > Finnish youth wish for strong international biodiversity targets and a clear plan to achieve them
Reform of the Nature Conservation Act begins with public consultation
Press release | Published: 2020-01-24

The process to reform the Nature Conservation Act has been started with an online survey to hear the people’s views in the very beginning of the process. The project comprises the reform of the Nature......

Nature > Reform of the Nature Conservation Act begins with public consultation
Winter is an important driver for nitrous oxide emissions from boreal lakes
Press release | Published: 2020-01-14

Boreal lakes emit greenhouse gases, but the magnitude of the emissions is still inadequately quantified. While the emissions of carbon dioxide and methane have been addressed earlier, those of nitrous......

Same content on several places:
Climate and air > Impacts of climate change > Winter is an important driver for nitrous oxide emissions from boreal lakes
Climate and air > Winter is an important driver for nitrous oxide emissions from boreal lakes
Maps and statistics > Winter is an important driver for nitrous oxide emissions from boreal lakes
Restrictions and bans concerning F-gases
Content page | Published: 2020-02-04

© Riku Lumiaro The EU F-gas Regulation applies to fluorinated greenhouse gases (F-gases) and mixtures containing them. Most commonly these gases are used as heat transfer and refrige...

Climate and air > Monitoring and reporting of greenhouse gas emissions > Greenhouse Gas Inventory system in Finland > Fluorinated greenhouse gases > Restrictions and bans concerning F-gases
Finland’s comprehensive Red List of Ecosystems (RLE) now in English
News | Published: 2019-12-19

One of the most comprehensive in the world, the assessment of threatened habitat types in Finland is now available also in English. The Red List of all of Finland’s terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems ......

Same content on several places:
Maps and statistics > Finland’s comprehensive Red List of Ecosystems (RLE) now in English
Nature > Finland’s comprehensive Red List of Ecosystems (RLE) now in English
Christmas 2019 ymparisto.fi
Content page | Published: 2019-12-18

...

Christmas 2019 ymparisto.fi
Contact information
Content page | Published: 2019-12-18

Project coordinator : Water management specialist Pekka Parkkila +358 50 3961 605 firstname.lastname@ely-keskus.fi ...

Baltic Sea Cooperation for Climate Resilience > Contact information
Events & publications
Content page | Published: 2019-12-18

Climate change adaptation of urban areas seminar. Helsinki 16.10.2019 Cross-boundary Implementation of Climate Adaptation_Denmark_Rikke Nan Valdemarsen.pdf (10,8 Mt) Performance moni...

Baltic Sea Cooperation for Climate Resilience > Baltic Sea Cooperation for Climate Resilience - Flood and Drought Risk Management > Events & publications
Hydrology of undrained peatlands is often affected by drainage of surrounding areas
Press release | Published: 2019-12-18

Finnish peatlands are under a bigger pressure from land use than has generally been realised. More than half of the peatland area has been drained, and most of the remaining undrained peatlands are bo......

Same content on several places:
Maps and statistics > Hydrology of undrained peatlands is often affected by drainage of surrounding areas
Nature > Hydrology of undrained peatlands is often affected by drainage of surrounding areas
Finland will celebrate European Heritage Days 2020 with the theme Places to Grow
News | Published: 2019-12-17

Finland celebrates the European Heritage Days (EHDs) with common European themes. In Finland, the 2020 European theme Heritage and Education has been modified into the national theme Places to Grow. T......

Living environment and planning > Finland will celebrate European Heritage Days 2020 with the theme Places to Grow
Madrid Climate Change Conference ends with disappointment
Press release | Published: 2019-12-16

The Madrid climate change conference ended with disappointment on Sunday afternoon. The only decision on the rules for the market mechanisms, which was the main topic, was a procedural one. This means......

Climate and air > Madrid Climate Change Conference ends with disappointment
Data systems
Content page | Published: 2018-01-08

The Finnish environmental administration has collected, stored and used environmental data since the early 1970s. Our data systems include a large amount of nationwide information, which is used for ...

Maps and statistics > Data systems
More vegetables, more contact with nature, less food waste - new operating model for day-care centres
Press release | Published: 2019-12-09

Children like vegetables, fruit, and berries that they have grown and cooked themselves. Day-care centres can reduce their food wastage through long-term cooperation and planning. Interaction between ......

Same content on several places:
Consumption and production > More vegetables, more contact with nature, less food waste - new operating model for day-care centres
Nature > More vegetables, more contact with nature, less food waste - new operating model for day-care centres
Europe’s state of the environment 2020: change of direction urgently needed
News | Published: 2019-12-05

The European Environment Agency’s (EEA) latest ‘State of the Environment’ report published on 4th of December 2019 states that Europe faces environmental challenges of unprecedented scale and urgency....

Maps and statistics > Europe’s state of the environment 2020: change of direction urgently needed
Network of nature reserves in Barents region gains two new sites in Northwest Russia
News | Published: 2019-12-05

Two new regional nature reserves have been established in the Russian regions neighbouring Finland. A natural monument was established on the Zaonezhye Peninsula in Karelia, while a larger conservatio......

Same content on several places:
Nature > Network of nature reserves in Barents region gains two new sites in Northwest Russia
Nature > Protected areas > Network of nature reserves in Barents region gains two new sites in Northwest Russia

Move to page 1 Move to previous search result page
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
...
10
Move to next search result page Move to last search result page