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New estimate - every ninth species in Finland is threatened

2019-03-08
A new assessment of threatened species indicates an increasing loss of biodiversity in Finnish nature. Of the 22 000 species evaluated, 11.9% were classified as threatened, compared to 10.5% in the previous assessment. All species groups include threatened species, and the highest proportion can be found among birds and bryophytes (mosses). The primary cause of threat is the decline and deterioration of natural habitat. Much can be done to stop this development, but urgent action is needed
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New status report shows that further measures are needed to improve the state of the sea

2018-12-27
The Finnish Environment Institute has published an extensive information package about the status of Finland’s marine environment. The new report about the status of Finland’s marine environment is published in Finnish and Swedish and it is available online free of charge.
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Published 2014-12-05 at 14:57, updated 2019-02-19 at 8:46