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Finland’s cormorant population at previous summer’s level
Press release | Published: 2017-08-03

A total of approximately 25,750 cormorant nests were counted in the summer of 2017. It is likely that the cormorant population is about to reach its natural peak in Finland. ...

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Barnacle goose population declined in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area
Press release | Published: 2016-08-05

The total number of barnacle geese grazing on the park lawns of Helsinki and eastern Espoo declined by four per cent compared to 2015. The number of goslings almost halved, declining by 46 per cent, c......

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The growth of the Finnish cormorant population experiences only a slight increase
Press release | Published: 2016-08-01

In the summer of 2016, 25,500 cormorant nests were tallied in Finland. Despite the favourable conditions in the cormorants’ overwintering areas, the population grew by only six percent, i.e. 1,500 nes......

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Yle's One Million Nest Boxes campaign helping birds in need
Content page | Published: 2016-03-23

At the beginning of March the Finnish Broadcasting Company Yle launched the One Million Bird Boxes campaign, which is set to introduce one million new bird boxes to Finnish trees by the end of May 201......

Yle's One Million Nest Boxes campaign helping birds in need
Number of threatened bird species increased in Finland
Press release | Published: 2016-01-25

The number of threatened bird species increased by 28 species compared to the previous evaluation, while 21 new species were red-listed. Aquatic and wetland species in particular have become increasin......

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Southern Finnish forest bird populations on the decline
Press release | Published: 2016-01-11

Many of the bird species native to Finnish forests have declined in recent decades. According to a newly published study, the total number of nesting pairs in the southern Finnish managed forest area ......

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Cormorant population grew to 24,000 breeding pairs
Press release | Published: 2015-08-14

© Heikki Kotiranta A total of approximately 24,000 cormorant nests were counted in Finland in summer 2015, an increase of 19% from the previous year. 75% of the numerical growth was focuse......

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The endangered white-backed woodpecker can thrive in commercial forests
News | Published: 2015-06-15

UPM, WWF Finland, Finnish Environment Institute and Metsähallitus Parks & Wildlife Finland have carried through a joint project to promote the living conditions of the endangered white-backed woodpec......

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Cormorant population exceeds 20,000 breeding pairs
Press release | Published: 2014-08-01

A total of 20,350 cormorant nests were counted in Finland in summer 2014, an increase of nine per cent from the previous year. In contrast to other sea areas, the breeding population of the southern B......

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Barnacle goose population continues to grow – autumn population tripled in the eastern Gulf of Finland
Press release | Published: 2013-10-08

The barnacle goose population in Finland increased by eight per cent year-on-year. The highest growth was observed in the eastern Gulf of Finland, whereas population growth seems to have stopped in th......

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Barnacle goose population remains unchanged despite a good breeding year
Press release | Published: 2013-08-05

The number of barnacle geese grazing on the park lawns of Helsinki and Espoo has remained unchanged compared to 2012. This year, researchers from the Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) counted a tot......

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Slight increase in the cormorant population
Press release | Published: 2013-07-31

A total of 18,580 cormorant nests were counted in the Finnish sea areas during summer 2013, eight per cent more than the year before. In contrast to other sea areas, the breeding population in the Bot......

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Finland's nature conservation areas unable to sustain forest bird species in future
Press release | Published: 2013-05-27

The existing network of nature conservation areas in Finland will be unable to ensure sufficient amount of habitats for our forest bird species as climate change progresses. The precious bird species ......

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Bothnian Bay LTSER-platform
Content page | Published: 2013-04-23

Site description The area of the Bothnian Bay LTSER platform is located in the coastal area of the Bothnian Bay between the cities of Tornio in the north and Vaasa in the south including t...

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Protected areas are vital to birds as the climate changes
Press release | Published: 2013-01-09

The Eurasian Penduline Tit will  become more common in Finland as  ......

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Growth of the cormorant population comes to a halt
Press release | Published: 2012-08-20

Image: Heikki Kotiranta A total of approximately 17,100 cormorant ......

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