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Action 10: Fisheries Production
Content page | Published: 2013-05-05

The area of this action is Lake Päijänne (1060 km2) and its watershed area (southern Finland, Lake Päijänne FinLTSER site). Lake Päijänne is the second largest lake in Finland. It is a ver...

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Action 11: Biodiversity
Content page | Published: 2013-05-05

This action will focus on the Bothnian Bay area (central Finland, Bothnian Bay LTSER-platform). Seashores in the northernmost Baltic Sea (the Bothnian Bay) harbour a number of plant and an...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA) > Action 11: Biodiversity
Action 12: Tourism
Content page | Published: 2013-05-05

The aim of this action is to model critical change thresholds for local ecosystems and communities due to combined effects of growing tourism industry and impacts of climate change. Increa...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA) > Action 12: Tourism
Action 13: Pollution Transport
Content page | Published: 2013-05-05

This action will focus on the Pallas-Yllästunturi national park and the adjacent forest region, located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle. Climate change in the Arctic areas c...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA) > Action 13: Pollution Transport
Action 2: Remote Sensing
Content page | Published: 2013-05-05

This action will provide Earth observation-based extended GMES services for FinLTSER environmental network points-of-interest, as a basis for the sector-specific assessment work in actions...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA) > Action 2: Remote Sensing
Action 3: Climate Scenarios
Content page | Published: 2013-05-05

Climate change scenarios indicate that warming of the lower troposphere increases northwards. Changes in precipitation, daily minimum and maximum temperature, solar radiation, sn...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA) > Action 3: Climate Scenarios
Action 4: Synthesis and Dissemination
Content page | Published: 2013-05-05

This action will focus on the synthesis and dissemination of the results of the entire project. The action will produce the main general dissemination material of the project (www-pages, b...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA) > Action 4: Synthesis and Dissemination
Action 5: Coastal Ecosystems
Content page | Published: 2013-05-05

This action will focus on the coastal ecosystems in the Western Gulf of Finland. The region comprises a number of natural resources with conservation, recreation, or economic values, which...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA) > Action 5: Coastal Ecosystems
Action 6: Urban Environments
Content page | Published: 2013-05-05

Today, over 50% of the global human population lives in cities. The urban population is estimated to grow rapidly still in the future. Increased human population and the consequent urbaniz...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA) > Action 6: Urban Environments
Action 7: Agricultural Production
Content page | Published: 2013-05-05

This action aims to demonstrate how climate change may affect agricultural production and environment, including impacts on productivity of farming, choice of crops and production methods,...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA) > Action 7: Agricultural Production
Action 8: Catchments and Lakes
Content page | Published: 2013-05-05

Terrestrial and lake ecosystems in the boreal zone are sensitive in respect to changes in climatic conditions. In warmer climate the productivity of both ecosystems may increase because of...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA) > Action 8: Catchments and Lakes
Action 9: Forest Production
Content page | Published: 2013-05-05

The action attempts to clarify how climate change will influence the forest production and production conditions and how that will influence the productivity of alternative silvicultural s...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA) > Action 9: Forest Production
Description of the VACCIA Project
Content page | Published: 2013-05-05

The first major project of the FinLTSER-network started 1.1.2009 with funding from the LIFE+ instrument of the EU. The VACCIA-project (Vulnerability assessment of ecosystem services for cl...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA) > Description of the VACCIA Project
Action 1: Project Management
Content page | Published: 2013-05-05

This action will focus on the technical and financial management of the project. The components of the management structure are: 1) Management Board formed by the project leader...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA) > Action 1: Project Management
Social media
Content page | Published: 2013-05-02

Facebook SYKE’s communication team updates SYKE’s Facebook profile with interesting environmental news every weekday. The target audience is regular citizens, so the approach is both inform...

Current > Social media
Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA)
Project | Published: 2015-10-09

VACCIA has been selected as the Best LIFE Environment project 2012 ! VACCIA  is continuing to have a wide-reaching impact:  Finnish 'Best of' 2012 environment project sets...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Vulnerability Assessment of ecosystem services for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation (VACCIA)
Research programme
Content page | Published: 2013-05-06

 To build a better climate policy, we need deeper understanding of the ways in which climate changes, measures to mitigate change, and adaptation to the change that affects our society and the n...

Research & Development > Climate change > Research programme
Personnel
Content page | Published: 2017-10-18

SYKE employs approximately 580 skilled and committed professionals. Our job is to protect the environment and to apply cross-disciplinary research and competence to problem-solving. We are l...

SYKE Info > Working at SYKE > Personnel
Projects
Content page | Published: 2015-10-12

By using the search tool on the right-hand column, you will find the ongoing projects and projects completed in 2012 - 2015, as well as other central projects that have been completed earlier. T...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects
Research and development projects
Content page | Published: 2017-05-26

The goal of the environmental research conducted by the Finnish Environment Institute SYKE is to guarantee that our environment remains safe and favourable for people to live in, while preserving bio...

Research & Development > Research and development projects

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