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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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
Climate change: a regional assessment of vulnerability and adaptive capacity for the Nordic countries (CARAVAN)
Project | Published: 2013-05-03

Welcome to the home page of CARAVAN CARAVAN was a research project that ran from June 2008 to April 2011, with the full title: "Climate change: a regional assessment of vulnerability...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Climate change: a regional assessment of vulnerability and adaptive capacity for the Nordic countries (CARAVAN)
DEVelopment Of innovative Tools for understanding marine biodiversity and assessing good Environmental Status (DEVOTES)
Project | Published: 2013-05-06

  The goal DEVOTES Project aims at improving understanding of human activities impacts (cumulative, synergistic, antagonistic) and variations due to climate change on ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > DEVelopment Of innovative Tools for understanding marine biodiversity and assessing good Environmental Status (DEVOTES)
Environmental impacts of material flows caused by the Finnish economy (ENVIMAT) (2006-2008)
Project | Published: 2013-05-02

Environmental Cluster Research Project no. 110 Background The processing of natural resources causes different impacts on the environment. Natural resources used for manufacturing have...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Environmental impacts of material flows caused by the Finnish economy (ENVIMAT) (2006-2008)
Life Cycle Assessment Framework and Tools for Finnish Companies (FINLCA)
Project | Published: 2013-04-24

Project description Life cycle assessment (LCA) and related methods (MFA, SFA, EE-IO, carbon footprint, water footprint, ecological footprint, thermodynamical methods) are commonly used in a...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Life Cycle Assessment Framework and Tools for Finnish Companies (FINLCA)
Map-based assessment of vulnerability to climate change employing regional indicators (MAVERIC)
Project | Published: 2013-05-03

Welcome to the home page of MAVERIC MAVERIC was a research project that ran from January 2009 to December 2012, with the full title: "Map-based assessment of vulnerability to c...

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Monitoring of METSO
Content page | Published: 2013-05-02

Lake Aulankojärvi © Jouko Lehmuskallio Together with the Natural Resources Institute Finland, SYKE has the main responsibility for the monitoring and evaluation of the METSO Programme. ...

Research & Development > Ecosystem services > Specialist work > METSO Programme > Monitoring of METSO
Path Dependence and Path Creation in Energy Systems - A Multi-Level Perspective on Technological, Business and Policy Innovations (EnPath)
Project | Published: 2013-04-30

Background and Objectives Energy systems are largely characterised by path dependence. Decisions taken in the past limit the options available today. Fuel choices, conversion technologies and di...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Path Dependence and Path Creation in Energy Systems - A Multi-Level Perspective on Technological, Business and Policy Innovations (EnPath)
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)

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