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Handbook of Zambian mushrooms gaining international recognition
Press release | Published: 2016-06-14

Mycologists Marja Härkönen, Tuomo Niemelä and Heikki Kotiranta along with their Zambian colleague Keddy Mbindo and British colleague Graham Piearce have published a guidebook on Zambian mushrooms, ent......

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Yle's One Million Nest Boxes campaign helping birds in need
Content page | Published: 2016-03-23

At the beginning of March the Finnish Broadcasting Company Yle launched the One Million Bird Boxes campaign, which is set to introduce one million new bird boxes to Finnish trees by the end of May 201......

Yle's One Million Nest Boxes campaign helping birds in need
Number of threatened bird species increased in Finland
Press release | Published: 2016-01-25

The number of threatened bird species increased by 28 species compared to the previous evaluation, while 21 new species were red-listed. Aquatic and wetland species in particular have become increasin......

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Number of threatened mammal species decreased in Finland
Press release | Published: 2016-01-25

The number of threatened mammal species decreased by four compared to the previous evaluation. No species were found to be more threatened than before. Conversely, four species, namely the European be......

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Southern Finnish forest bird populations on the decline
Press release | Published: 2016-01-11

Many of the bird species native to Finnish forests have declined in recent decades. According to a newly published study, the total number of nesting pairs in the southern Finnish managed forest area ......

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Content page | Published: 2015-12-16

Second term of Nature panel (the Finnish national IPBES panel) has started Professor Janne Kotiaho from the University of Jyväskylä has started as the new chair of the panel. The second term of ......

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The Finnish Inventory Programme for the Underwater Marine Environment (VELMU)
Project | Published: 2015-09-29

VELMU collects data on the occurrence of underwater marine biotopes, species and communities in Finland’s marine waters. The programme contributes to the Baltic marine protection and to the sustainab...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > The Finnish Inventory Programme for the Underwater Marine Environment (VELMU)
The endangered white-backed woodpecker can thrive in commercial forests
News | Published: 2015-06-15

UPM, WWF Finland, Finnish Environment Institute and Metsähallitus Parks & Wildlife Finland have carried through a joint project to promote the living conditions of the endangered white-backed woodpec......

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Global warming causes significant changes on the Baltic Sea region
Press release | Published: 2015-05-22

The climate change has already altered the characteristics of the Baltic Sea region, reveals a recent international study. In the continuation the global warming will increasingly affect e.g. ice cove......

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Be enchanted by northern nature in a photography exhibition, introducing the unique nature of the Barents Region!
Press release | Published: 2015-04-16

A photography exhibition featuring Barents Region’s nature opens today in Oulu. The exhibition is part of international cooperation on nature conservation in the Barents Region....

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Research & Development > Ecosystem services > Specialist work > Co-operation for nature conservation in North-west Russia > Nature conservation co-operation in the Barents Region > Be enchanted by northern nature in a photography exhibition, introducing the unique nature of the Barents Region!
Recognition of ecosystem services promotes their sustainable use and protection
Press release | Published: 2015-01-27

The final report of the project ‘National Assessment of the Economics of Ecosystem Services in Finland’ (TEEB for Finland) was presented to the Minister of the Environment, Sanni Grahn-Laasonen. Accor......

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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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Nature is conserved for its owns sake – and for all of us
News | Published: 2014-07-18

Along with the pressure to economize on public budgets, also nature conservation faces a need to understand how incentives reward for conservation. The idea of ecosystem service payments is often coup......

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Assessing the role of economic instruments in policy mixes for biodiversity conservation and ecosystem services provision (POLICYMIX)
Project | Published: 2013-04-11

POLICYMIX analysed economic instruments for biodiversity conservation in a mix of operational conservation policy instruments. To this end, POLICYMIX developed an integrated evaluation framework that...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Assessing the role of economic instruments in policy mixes for biodiversity conservation and ecosystem services provision (POLICYMIX)
Systems ecological perspectives on sustainability
Content page | Published: 2014-02-06

EXTENDED TIME: REGISTRATION IS STILL OPEN UNTIL END OF AUGUST Followed by intensive course “Introduction to systems ecology” by Sven Erik Jørgensen When: 24-30 September 2014 Where: Finni......

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Nitrogen deposition poses a threat to the diversity of Europe's forest vegetation
Press release | Published: 2013-12-16

Unless nitrogen emissions are curbed, the diversity of plant communities in Europe's forests will decrease. Atmospheric nitrogen deposition has already changed the number and richness of forest floor ......

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Nordic nature - trends towards 2010
Project | Published: 2013-12-12

"Nordic Nature – trends towards 2010" was a Nordic communication project on biological diversity financed by the Nordic Council of Ministers . The project published fact sheets on the stat...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Nordic nature - trends towards 2010
Operationalisation of Natural capital and Ecosystem Services: From concepts to real-world applications (OpenNESS)
Project | Published: 2013-11-20

OpenNESS aims to translate the concepts of Natural Capital (NC) and Ecosystem Services (ES) into operational frameworks that provide tested, practical and tailored solutions for integrating ES into ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Operationalisation of Natural capital and Ecosystem Services: From concepts to real-world applications (OpenNESS)
Barnacle goose population continues to grow – autumn population tripled in the eastern Gulf of Finland
Press release | Published: 2013-10-08

The barnacle goose population in Finland increased by eight per cent year-on-year. The highest growth was observed in the eastern Gulf of Finland, whereas population growth seems to have stopped in th......

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Ecosystem Services and Human Health - Argumenta Project
Project | Published: 2013-05-28

The project “Ecosystem services and human health” is jointly carried out by the Finnish Forest Research Institute and the Finnish Environment Institute during the years 2013–2014. The aim of this pro...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Ecosystem Services and Human Health - Argumenta Project

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