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Two new nature conservation areas to Russia near the Finnish border
Press release | Published: 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 th......

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Research & Development > Ecosystem services > Specialist work > Co-operation for nature conservation in North-west Russia > Two new nature conservation areas to Russia near the Finnish border
Research & Development > Ecosystem services > Specialist work > Two new nature conservation areas to Russia near the Finnish border
Research & Development > Ecosystem services > Two new nature conservation areas to Russia near the Finnish border
Background
Content page | Published: 2017-09-29

© Mats Westerbom The co-operation to protect the marine environment of the Gulf of Finland has its foundations in the times after the World War II. The collaboration in the field of ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Trilateral Gulf of Finland co-operation (Estonia, Russia, Finland) > Background
Events
Content page | Published: 2017-09-29

2017 Next Trilateral Estonian-Finnish-Russian Gulf of Finland Forum From small scales to large scales –The Gulf of Finland Science Days 2017 will take place in Tallinn on Oct 9th-10...

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Materials
Content page | Published: 2017-09-29

Documents Declaration on co-operation to protect the marine environment of the Gulf of Finland and its coastal regions Co-operation Programme of the Gulf of Finland trilateral co-oper...

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Organisation
Content page | Published: 2017-09-29

Coordination committee Estonia Deputy Secretary General Harry Liiv ,  Ministry of the Environment Director General Rene Reisner , Water Department, Ministry of the Environmen...

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Expert services for the development of the cooperation network of the Green Belt of Fennoscandia (GBF), phase II
Project | Published: 2016-08-25

Background Extending from the Baltic Sea to the Arctic Ocean, the Green Belt includes valuable natural areas in Finland, Russia and Norway. Its core is made up of national parks and other prot...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Expert services for the development of the cooperation network of the Green Belt of Fennoscandia (GBF), phase II
Comprehensive overview of Gulf of Finland based on joint survey by Finland, Estonia and Russia
Press release | Published: 2015-02-03

Finland, Estonia and Russia have conducted an exceptionally extensive survey of the Gulf of Finland, covering the entire sea area as part of the Gulf of Finland Year 2014....

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Intellectually driven management of natural resources of Green Belt of Fennoscandia, IntellGreenBelt
Project | Published: 2014-04-02

Intellectual models and sustainable nature use know-how will be implemented within the project in pilot areas of the Green Belt of Fennoscandia (GBF). Also, innovative approaches to promote the effic...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Intellectually driven management of natural resources of Green Belt of Fennoscandia, IntellGreenBelt
Towards Enhanced Protection of the Baltic Sea from Main Land-based Threats: Agricultural Waste Component & Hazardous Waste Component
Project | Published: 2013-04-18

Project Description The overall objective of the Balthazar project was to promote protection of the Baltic Sea protection from hazardous waste and agricultural nutrient loading. This a...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Towards Enhanced Protection of the Baltic Sea from Main Land-based Threats: Agricultural Waste Component & Hazardous Waste Component
Building Capacity within Environmental Monitoring to Produce Pollution Load Data from Different Sources for HELCOM Pollution Load Compilations
Project | Published: 2013-05-20

Project Description The overall objective of the Balthazar project was to promote protection of the Baltic Sea protection from hazardous waste and agricultural nutrient loading. This a...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Building Capacity within Environmental Monitoring to Produce Pollution Load Data from Different Sources for HELCOM Pollution Load Compilations
Background to the Finnish-Russian co-operation on nature conservation
Content page | Published: 2013-05-07

Of the boreal or taiga forests in the world, 60 % are located in Russia. The volume of the Russian forest resources is unique and so are the specific features of nature. Some of the vast old-growth f...

Research & Development > Ecosystem services > Specialist work > Co-operation for nature conservation in North-west Russia > Background to the Finnish-Russian co-operation on nature conservation
Gap analysis of northwest Russia
Content page | Published: 2013-05-07

Northwest Russia still boasts huge, almost intact forest and mire landscapes that have, when it comes to their size and biodiversity, no match in Europe. Many of these areas have no protection...

Research & Development > Ecosystem services > Specialist work > Co-operation for nature conservation in North-west Russia > Gap analysis of northwest Russia
Protected areas in northwest Russia
Content page | Published: 2013-05-07

The protected areas in Northwest Russia are divided into different categories according to the level of protection and management. In strict nature reserves ( zapovednik ) no economic...

Research & Development > Ecosystem services > Specialist work > Co-operation for nature conservation in North-west Russia > Protected areas in northwest Russia
Co-operation for nature conservation in North-west Russia
Content page | Published: 2018-05-30

The main targets of the cooperation on nature conservation in northwest Russia is to promote the conservation of biodiversity and to support the development of a representative network of protected a...

Research & Development > Ecosystem services > Specialist work > Co-operation for nature conservation in North-west Russia
Identification of Priority Measures to Reduce Eutrophication from North-West Russia into the Gulf of Finland (PRIMER)
Project | Published: 2013-04-18

Project Description To improve the environmental situation of the Gulf of Finland and the Baltic Sea, it is necessary to develop and implement a joint program of measures needed for pre­venting ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Identification of Priority Measures to Reduce Eutrophication from North-West Russia into the Gulf of Finland (PRIMER)
Expert services for the neighbouring area co-operation of the Ministry of the Environment
Project | Published: 2013-04-18

Project Description The objective of the expert services was to support the Ministry of the Environment in the identification and appraisal of co-operation projects in Russia, ensure through monito...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Expert services for the neighbouring area co-operation of the Ministry of the Environment
Trilateral Gulf of Finland co-operation (Estonia, Russia, Finland)
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

Current Next Trilateral Estonian-Finnish-Russian Gulf of Finland Forum From small scales to large scales –The Gulf of Finland Science Days 2017. Read more   Gulf of Finl...

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Baltic Oil Spill Safety System, Russia
Project | Published: 2013-04-12

Project Description The aim of the Baltic Oil Spill Safety System Project was to help Russian authorities in improving the environmental monitoring of oil spills and in developing a Baltic g...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Baltic Oil Spill Safety System, Russia
Project Preparation and Supervision in the Municipal Water Sector in North-West Russia
Project | Published: 2013-04-12

Project Description The project supported the Ministry's project preparation and supervision in the implementation of the cooperation programme with the Vodokanal of St. Petersburg, the Nord...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Project Preparation and Supervision in the Municipal Water Sector in North-West Russia
Resource and Environment Protection in the Timano-Pechora Region, Russia
Project | Published: 2013-04-12

Project Description The project included e.g. contribution to a comprehensive strategy for the sustainable development of the TPP, including socio-economic issues; review of...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Resource and Environment Protection in the Timano-Pechora Region, Russia