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Operationalisation of Natural capital and Ecosystem Services: From concepts to real-world applications (OpenNESS)
Project | Published: 2013-11-20

OpenNESS aims to translate the concepts of Natural Capital (NC) and Ecosystem Services (ES) into operational frameworks that provide tested, practical and tailored solutions for integrating ES into ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Operationalisation of Natural capital and Ecosystem Services: From concepts to real-world applications (OpenNESS)
New information on the development of urban regions in Finland
Press release | Published: 2013-10-25

In Finland, urban regions have undergone significant changes in the past few decades. This is revealed by a recently completed research report by the Finnish Environment Institute SYKE. The publishing......

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Light pollution - a serious environmental problem? (VALO)
Project | Published: 2013-10-08

Project description Light pollution is artificial light that causes adverse effects to the functioning of ecosystems or to human health or well-being. Light pollution - a serious environment...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Light pollution - a serious environmental problem? (VALO)
Model of Three Urban Fabrics (Urban Fabrics)
Project | Published: 2013-09-26

Theory of Urban Fabrics Urban Fabrics is a new way of thinking and a new comprehensive way of recognizing the fabrics of the cities. It´s a paradigm shift from conventional ways of thinking, whi...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Model of Three Urban Fabrics (Urban Fabrics)
Travel-related Urban Zones as a Planning Tool (Urban Zone 2)
Project | Published: 2013-09-26

Project backround Urban form affects sustainability significantly by daily travel demand and possibilities for using different travel modes. In the project, a new method has been develope...

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Development of rescue actions based on dam-break flood analysis (RESCDAM)
Project | Published: 2013-08-06

Introduction The RESCDAM project lasted for tw...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Development of rescue actions based on dam-break flood analysis (RESCDAM)
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...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > National Assessment of the Economics of Ecosystem Services in Finland (TEEB Finland)
More accurate information available about urban and rural areas
Press release | Published: 2013-06-10

A new geographic classification about the distribution of urban and rural areas provides a more accurate picture than previous statistics of, among other things, the distribution of Finland's populati......

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Recent FinLTSER publications
Content page | Published: 2013-05-27

Some recent publications highlighting the cutting-edge of research carried out in the FinLTSER framework are listed below: Fu, B., Forsius, M. and Liu, J. 2013. Ecosystem services: climate c...

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FinLTSER brochure
Content page | Published: 2013-04-25

FinLTSER brochure ...

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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 ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Finnish Long-Term Socio-Ecological Research network FinLTSER > Helsinki Metropolitan Area HMA-LTER
Sitemap of the FinLTSER network
Content page | Published: 2013-04-25

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Environmental Justice and ecosystem services: Access, equity and participation in the use and management of aquatic environments in the Helsinki region (ENJUSTESS)
Project | Published: 2013-05-02

  The objective of ENJUSTESS is to explore the interconnections of environmental justice and ecosystem services with a novel focus on urban aquatic environments – or "blue infrastructure" –...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Environmental Justice and ecosystem services: Access, equity and participation in the use and management of aquatic environments in the Helsinki region (ENJUSTESS)
Green infra - The dependence of ecosystem services and biodiversity on the green infrastructure
Project | Published: 2013-05-02

About the Green infra project The changes in land use practices have led to the degradation of ecosystems, habitat fragmentation, and consequently the loss of biodiversity and associated...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Green infra - The dependence of ecosystem services and biodiversity on the green infrastructure
Projects
Content page | Published: 2013-04-30

© Maija Faehnle Our activities are organised into projects that involve producing information for decision-making needs and to ensure the sustainable use of built environment and land. We...

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Publications
Content page | Published: 2013-05-03

© Aki Reinimäki SYKE publishes specialist reviews on topical issues of social relevance. SYKE’s researchers and specialists produce approximately 600 titles, for various publications, ann...

Research & Development > Built environment > Publications
Built environment
Content page | Published: 2017-08-30

SYKE’s theme Built environment examines the spatial structure and dynamics of communities, as well as their relation to the surrounding nature. We want to contribute to the management and sustainab...

Research & Development > Built environment
Eco-tools for urban development - KEKO A
Project | Published: 2013-06-04

Project description Purpose of this project is to evaluate existing regional eco-efficiency tools, and explore the posibility to develop new and more multipurpose assessment tools. First s...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Eco-tools for urban development - KEKO A
Support to Environment and Sustainable Development in North West Province, South Africa
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

Project Description Since the abolition of apartheid South Africa has enacted a number of policies, strategies, framework laws and laws on environment, local government, service delivery, EI...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Support to Environment and Sustainable Development in North West Province, South Africa

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