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DETECT
Project | Published: 2017-06-06

Mission statement The loss of aquatic biodiversity and associated Ecosystem Services is one of the most pressing problems on Earth. Sophisticated biomonitoring programs have been established t...

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Understanding the link between Air pollution and Distribution of related Health Impacts and Welfare in the Nordic countries (NordicWelfAir)
Project | Published: 2016-02-19

The impacts from air pollution are not equally distributed, but depend on socio-demograhic and socio-economic factors, including age, gender, social status, education level, ethnic group, living condi...

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More oil spill observations on seas
Press release | Published: 2015-01-21

In 2014, the amount of suspected oil spill observations reported to Finnish authorities grew by one third, compared to the previous year. Eventually, 68 of the spills were confirmed to be oil. Most of......

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A record low in oil spills detected by aerial surveillance in 2013
Press release | Published: 2014-02-11

The Finnish Border Guard's surveillance flights discovered only nine illegal oil spills on the Baltic in 2013. The record number of 107 oil spills was reported in 2001. The size of the spills has also......

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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...

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Number of oil spills reduced by 50 per cent in six years
Press release | Published: 2013-02-05

Press release by SYKE and the Finnish Border Guard In 2012, the Finnish authorities detected 54 oil spills in the Baltic Sea, 47 of which were observed in the Finnish sea area, six in Est......

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