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Finland has exceeded the limits of sustainable well-being
Content page | Published: 2018-09-13

Consumption in Finland has exceeded the level that is globally just and sustainable. With the exception of the use of fresh water, consumption by Finns exceeds all of the biophysical boundaries. Acco......

Finland and sustainable well-being > Sustainable well-being remains a distant goal > Finland has exceeded the limits of sustainable well-being
Goal: socially fair and ecologically sustainable well-being
Content page | Published: 2018-09-13

Sustainable well-being means both an equitable global distribution of well-being at present as well as the securing of well-being for future generations. Studies often equate well-being with happines......

Finland and sustainable well-being > Sustainable well-being remains a distant goal > Goal: socially fair and ecologically sustainable well-being
Sustainable well-being remains a distant goal
Content page | Published: 2018-09-14

Goal: socially fair and ecologically sustainable well-being Sustainable well-being means both an equitable global distribution of well-being at present as well as the securing of well-being for ...

Finland and sustainable well-being > Sustainable well-being remains a distant goal
The countries of the world still have a long way to go to achieve sustainable wellbeing
Content page | Published: 2018-09-13

The goal of sustainable development is to secure well-being also for future generations. How have the countries of the world succeeded in this? A research group at the University of Leeds showed , t......

Finland and sustainable well-being > Sustainable well-being remains a distant goal > The countries of the world still have a long way to go to achieve sustainable wellbeing
SCANDANnet
Project | Published: 2018-07-10

  Background In accordance with the European Water Framework Directive, the Nordic countries monitor the ecological status of waterbodies to assure that either their good stat...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > SCANDANnet
Publications and presentations
Content page | Published: 2018-06-19

Posters Uusitalo L. et al, Blue growth boundaries in novel Baltic food webs (pdf) Otto S. et al, Validating the performace of zooplankton as ecological state indicator - a European compa...

BONUS BLUEWEBS > Publications and presentations
Zonation projects and research
Content page | Published: 2018-05-30

This page presents projects and research questions from Finland in which Zonation-program have been used. List is not comprehensive and it is updated every now and then. See links below eac...

Research & Development > Ecosystem services > Specialist work > Zonation in Finland > Zonation projects and research
Data sources and methods for assessment of chemical risks in environmental crimes processes (RISTE)
Project | Published: 2018-05-18

Background Picture by Niina Viitala. Key actors in environmental crime investigation are the environmental authorities, the police and prosecutors. In the case of suspected environme...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Data sources and methods for assessment of chemical risks in environmental crimes processes (RISTE)
Innoforest
Project | Published: 2018-04-17

    InnoForESt analyses and fosters initiatives and networks in six case study regions in Europe, with an aim to explore potentials for the development of policy inst...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Innoforest
Towards ecosystem accounting based on innovations and insights on natural capital knowledge ESTAT-EEA
Project | Published: 2018-02-22

The broad goal of the ESTAT-EEA project is to complement the main development of the Knowledge Innovation Project (KIP INCA) at EU level by experimental work that will test the System of Environmenta...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Towards ecosystem accounting based on innovations and insights on natural capital knowledge ESTAT-EEA
Experts
Content page | Published: 2016-02-08

SYKE employs more than 580 professionals, almost 430 of them in research and expert tasks. Our expertise and extensive cooperation with our partners provide valuable new insights into sustainable dev...

Experts
Machine vision in environment monitoring (EnVision)
Project | Published: 2017-08-18

Short address: http://www.syke.fi/projects/envision Objectives The purpose of the project is to evaluate the suitability of the machine vision, using drones, to identify species i...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Machine vision in environment monitoring (EnVision)
Ecosystem services
Content page | Published: 2017-08-30

Biodiversity and the ecosystem services provided by nature are the foundation of human wellbeing. Natural processes guarantee that we have food, raw materials, clean water and air, and other prerequi...

Research & Development > Ecosystem services
Ecosystem hotel
Project | Published: 2017-08-10

Intensive land use can diminish nature values, threaten the long term survival of species and even undermine the functioning of entire ecosystems. With increasing pressure to use land for human needs...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Ecosystem hotel
Research & Development
Content page | Published: 2016-02-08

We research environmental changes and their backgrounds, as well as search for methods to resolve problems. Our work involves interaction between nature, the environment and humans. We tackle si...

Research & Development
How Essential Biodiversity Variables and remote sensing can help national biodiversity monitoring
Published: 2017-05-12

(Global Ecology and Conservation, 2017)...

Publications > Articles > How Essential Biodiversity Variables and remote sensing can help national biodiversity monitoring
Habitat Bank
Project | Published: 2016-06-30

The Habitat Bank of Finland, originating in a Helsinki Challenge awarded idea "Biodiversity NOW!", is an umbrella project analysing, developing and piloting the principles of ecological compensation ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Habitat Bank
Soil carbon model (Yasso)
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

Dynamic model to calculate the amount of soil organic carbon, changes in the amount of soil organic carbon and heterotrophic soil respiration. Current applications include Earth System Modeli...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Soil carbon model (Yasso)
The science, policy and practice of nature-based solutions
Published: 2017-02-24

Science of the Total Environment (2017)...

Publications > Articles > The science, policy and practice of nature-based solutions
Outdoor recreation, nature interpretation and integration in Nordic countries (ORIGIN)
Project | Published: 2016-07-01

Immigration and the integration of migrants into the Nordic societies have become hot topics due to, not the least, the recent influx of asylum seekers and refugees to Europe. The Nordic countries ha...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Outdoor recreation, nature interpretation and integration in Nordic countries (ORIGIN)

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