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Closer Finnish-Japanese cooperation in environmental research
News | Published: 2017-07-10

The Finnish Environment Institute SYKE and the National Institute for Environmental Studies of Japan NIES have signed a cooperation document to promote joint projects between the two institutes. The a......

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New publication out on nature-based integration
News | Published: 2017-06-14

Nordic countries have real potential in becoming forerunners in nature-based integration. Nature-based solutions may have the potential of offering an efficient and cost-effective way for the successf......

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Research & Development > New publication out on nature-based integration
KGZ-Water / Son-Kul
Project | Published: 2016-12-12

The project will mainly work towards increasing the capacity of Kyrgyz environmental authorities in order for them to be able to determine POP compounds (Persistent Organic Pollutants) from water, se...

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The climate challenge requires significant new innovations for Finnish wood use
Press release | Published: 2016-04-27

An international agreement was made in Paris to substantially reduce greenhouse gas emissions over the coming decades. However, a recent study shows that the current Finnish wood bioeconomy fails to m......

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New mapping tool shows how cross-country skiing in Finland is vulnerable to climate change
Press release | Published: 2016-02-18

The Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) and the Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke) have released a new interactive mapping tool about climate change effects on cross-country skiing in Climate......

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Formation of Decision-Making System Aimed at Ecological and Economic Development of Issyk-Kul Lake's Territory Based on Results of Environment Monitoring (KGZ-Water / Issyk-Kul)
Project | Published: 2015-06-16

There are three main Project’s component: Component 1. Cooperatio Experience and information exchange among organizations and ongoing Projects on the territory of Issyk-Kul Oblast. Carrying...

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Capacity building on surface water quality monitoring in Tajikistan (TJK-Water)
Project | Published: 2015-06-15

The overall objective (intended long-term impact) of the Project is to increase the capacity of Tajik authorities to provide reliable environmental information of surface water quality both for the c...

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Global warming causes significant changes on the Baltic Sea region
Press release | Published: 2015-05-22

The climate change has already altered the characteristics of the Baltic Sea region, reveals a recent international study. In the continuation the global warming will increasingly affect e.g. ice cove......

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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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1.25 million euro grant for the FINMARI consortium from the Academy of Finland
Press release | Published: 2015-01-22

The Academy of Finland has granted 1.25 million euros to the Finnish Marine Research Infrastructure consortium FINMARI, which is managed by the Finnish Environment Institute SYKE. The Academy has rece......

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The Academy of Finland decided on the national roadmap for research infrastructures: SYKE to coordinate the new marine research consortium
Press release | Published: 2014-03-20

The Finnish Environment Institute SYKE will coordinate the consortium for Finnish Marine Research Infrastructure, FINMARI, selected for the national roadmap of research infrastructures. Comprising thr......

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The Finnish and the Swedish institutes SYKE and SMHI enter a unique collaboration on marine environmental monitoring
Press release | Published: 2014-02-11

SYKE, the Finnish Environment Institute, and SMHI, the Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute, have started a close collaboration to monitor the marine environment of the Baltic and the Nor......

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Knowledge based data services -improving the life cycle and accessibility of environmental data provided for public interest (LifeData)
Project | Published: 2014-01-16

Objectives This project identifies, applies and demonstrates new database management methods and user application systems for generating an integrated data management process. Similarly...

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National Assessment of the Economics of Ecosystem Services in Finland (TEEB Finland)
Project | Published: 2013-06-24

Project Background Ecosystem services and their role in contributing to human well-being have become increasingly recognized. In practice, however, the socio-economic importance and value of...

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Finnish Long-Term Socio-Ecological Research network FinLTSER
Project | Published: 2013-04-22

FinLTSER (Finnish Long-Term Socio-Ecological Research network) brings together the Finnish research sites and scientists that have conducted world-class research on long-term socio-ecologi...

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Helsinki Metropolitan Area HMA-LTER
Content page | Published: 2013-04-22

Site Description  The HMA-LTSER focuses on the Helsinki Metropolitan Area, comprising of the most urbanised part of Finland from the capital city of Helsinki to the city of Lahti 100 ...

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Networks and co-operation
Content page | Published: 2017-05-15

International environmental matters and the related cooperation form an important part of SYKE’s responsibilities. In addition to working with national and international research institutions and uni...

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