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Assessment of threatened habitat types in Finland 2018: The status of natural habitats continues to deteriorate
Press release | Published: 2018-12-18

The threat status of habitat types in Finland was evaluated for the second time. Almost half (48%) of the nearly 400 habitat types across the country were assessed to be threatened. In southern Finlan......

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Workshop 2
Content page | Published: 2017-11-13

Second Plan4Blue workshop “Scenarios for Blue Economy” in Tallinn, 23-24 January, 2018 © Marianna Korpi / SYKE In the beginning of 2018 Plan4Blue organised the second scenario w...

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MSP planners meeting
Content page | Published: 2019-06-13

Plan4Blue (Maritime Spatial Planning for Sustainable Blue Economies) project invited planning practitioners and authorities responsible for maritime spatial planning (MSP) from both Estonia and Finla...

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Workshop 1
Content page | Published: 2017-04-20

Plan4Blue workshop “Scenarios for Blue Economy” in Helsinki, 15th-16th of June, 2017 Plan4Blue organised the first of four stakeholder workshops in mid-June in Helsinki. The focus of the firs...

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Coastal spatial planning forms the basis for sustainable business activities
Press release | Published: 2017-06-13

The planning of coastal spatial management enables account to be taken of the effects of land-sea activities on coastal nature and local business activities. The objective of such planning is to exami......

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Wetland rehabilitation helps dwindling waterbird populations
Press release | Published: 2017-02-09

The degradation of wetlands has led to drops in the size of many waterbird populations – even in Finland, the land of a thousand lakes. A recent study proves that measures that reduce overgrowth in th......

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Barnacle goose population declined in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area
Press release | Published: 2016-08-05

The total number of barnacle geese grazing on the park lawns of Helsinki and eastern Espoo declined by four per cent compared to 2015. The number of goslings almost halved, declining by 46 per cent, c......

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The growth of the Finnish cormorant population experiences only a slight increase
Press release | Published: 2016-08-01

In the summer of 2016, 25,500 cormorant nests were tallied in Finland. Despite the favourable conditions in the cormorants’ overwintering areas, the population grew by only six percent, i.e. 1,500 nes......

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National Spatial Data Infrastructure for Integrated Coastal and Marine Spatial Planning (ZAN-SDI)
Project | Published: 2016-05-24

Project Description The importance of geospatial information and its essential role in the sustainable development has been widely recognised and raised interest towards nation-specific infra...

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A cleaner Gulf of Finland would provide tens of millions of euros in recreational benefits annually
Press release | Published: 2015-01-15

Improving the state of the Gulf of Finland would benefit the recreational use of coastal properties by over 50 million euros annually. The greatest benefits would come from the decrease of algal bloom......

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Bird wetlands in need of restoration, maintenance and protection
Press release | Published: 2014-09-09

The construction and restoration of wetlands can improve the living conditions of bird populations. According to a recent study, grazing is the single most important maintenance method for wetlands, d......

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Artificial oxygenation may improve the status of coastal waters
Press release | Published: 2012-08-22

Picture: Mixox pump  (Vesi-Eko Oy)  According t......

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