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etusivu_ympäristön tila 2017_EN
Content page | Published: 2017-04-11

The state of the environment in Finland 2017 - the first information package is looking at the present state and future of Finland’s lakes, rivers and marine waters. How well i......

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Finland aims for simpler EU legislation on construction products
Press release | Published: 2017-04-11

The Government key project concerning less and simpler regulation proceeded to the EU level as Finland gave a proposal for amending the EU Construction Products Regulation. The problems in the current......

Building > Finland aims for simpler EU legislation on construction products
Etusivu_2_iso_kuvanosto_en
Content page | Published: 2017-04-10

© Photo: Riku Lumiaro, Image bank of the Environmental Administration Flood Centre warnings now available in the renewed Weather application Press release, April 10, 2017, th......

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Flood Centre warnings now available in the renewed Weather application
Press release | Published: 2017-04-10

The renewed Weather application allows you to access five-day weather and flood warnings on your mobile device. The service is part of cooperation between the Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI) an......

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Maps and statistics > Flood Centre warnings now available in the renewed Weather application
Waters > Flood Centre warnings now available in the renewed Weather application
HINKU municipalities reduce climate emissions by nearly a third in eight years
Press release | Published: 2017-03-29

Emissions from municipalities in the Carbon Neutral Municipalities (HINKU) network declined by an average 29 percent in 2007 - 2015. The greatest decreases in emissions were in the municipality of Ii ......

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Climate and air > HINKU municipalities reduce climate emissions by nearly a third in eight years
Consumption and production > HINKU municipalities reduce climate emissions by nearly a third in eight years
Effects of different restoration methods on forestry-impacted streams
News | Published: 2017-03-28

Forestry practices can cause excessive sedimentation in stream ecosystems. A challenge to stream management is therefore to identify the best restoration practices to mitigate the harmful impacts of f......

Waters > Effects of different restoration methods on forestry-impacted streams
Minister Tiilikainen: “Phase-down of hydrofluorocarbons an important step in curbing climate change”
Press release | Published: 2017-03-24

The international agreement reached in October 2016 on limiting the use of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) is moving towards national implementation....

Climate and air > Minister Tiilikainen: “Phase-down of hydrofluorocarbons an important step in curbing climate change”
Real-time monitoring of oil compounds installed in Tallinn-Stockholm ferry
Press release | Published: 2017-03-24

The EU-funded project GRACE has launched a system for real-time monitoring of oil compounds in open seawater. This kind of technology could have a great potential onboard on many types of vessels that......

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Maps and statistics > Real-time monitoring of oil compounds installed in Tallinn-Stockholm ferry
Sea > Real-time monitoring of oil compounds installed in Tallinn-Stockholm ferry
etusivu_iso_kuvanosto_en
Content page | Published: 2017-03-21

© Photo: Maiju Lehtiniemi Microplastics – a risk to inland and marine waters in Finland Press realese 2017-3-21 Finnish Environment Institute The state of Finland's inland......

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Microplastics – a risk to inland and marine waters in Finland
Press release | Published: 2017-03-21

The state of Finland’s inland and marine waters has generally improved significantly over recent decades, thanks to effective water protection measures. But our waters are still under threat due to fa......

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Maps and statistics > Microplastics – a risk to inland and marine waters in Finland
Sea > Microplastics – a risk to inland and marine waters in Finland
Waters > Microplastics – a risk to inland and marine waters in Finland
The state of the environment in Finland in 2017
Content page | Published: 2017-03-16

The Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) will publish four new information packages during 2017. Each of the four packages will contain a thematic fact sheet review focusing on one aspect of the stat...

Maps and statistics > The state of the environment in Finland in 2017
Number of oil discharges observed at sea have remained nearly unchanged
Press release | Published: 2017-03-15

In 2016, the number of suspected illegal discharges of oil reported to Finnish authorities remained almost unchanged compared to the previous year. Eventually, 48 of the discharges were confirmed to b......

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Maps and statistics > Number of oil discharges observed at sea have remained nearly unchanged
Sea > Number of oil discharges observed at sea have remained nearly unchanged
Surveillance of illegal discharges
Content page | Published: 2013-10-25

Finland is using two Dornier aircraft to monitor oil discharges from ships within Finnish EEZ - which is also the Finnish pollution response zone. Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) is responsib...

Waters > Environmental emergency response in Finland > Marine pollution response > Surveillance of illegal discharges
Surveillance of oil discharges
Content page | Published: 2014-10-14

Finland is using two Dornier aircraft to monitor oil discharges from ships within Finnish EEZ - which is also the Finnish pollution response zone. Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) is responsib...

Sea > Environmental emergency response in Finland > Marine pollution response > Surveillance of oil discharges
SYKE helped to develop hydrological services in the Andes
Press release | Published: 2017-03-14

Finnish experts helped countries in the Andes region to develop their water, climate and weather services. Over the course of the multi-year project, progress was made in cooperation between the count......

Waters > SYKE helped to develop hydrological services in the Andes
EU Environment Ministers agree on the reform of the Emission Trading Directive
Press release | Published: 2017-03-02

On 28 February the EU Ministers of the Environment adopted a negotiation position on the revision of the emission trading system (ETS). Finland’s representative at the meeting was Minister of Agricult......

Climate and air > EU Environment Ministers agree on the reform of the Emission Trading Directive
Minister Tiilikainen: Finland to achieve carbon-neutrality by 2045
Press release | Published: 2017-02-21

Finland has every opportunity to serve as a model country in climate and energy policy, says Minister of Agriculture and the Environment Kimmo Tiilikainen. Making use of the available and new solution......

Climate and air > Minister Tiilikainen: Finland to achieve carbon-neutrality by 2045
The Finnish Shepherd Weeks concept is pursuing the award for the best European landscape project
Press release | Published: 2017-02-14

The Shepherd Weeks concept established by Metsähallitus Parks & Wildlife Finland unit was selected as the best landscape project in Finland in 2016 and will now be in the running for the Landscape Awa......

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Living environment and planning > The Finnish Shepherd Weeks concept is pursuing the award for the best European landscape project
Nature > The Finnish Shepherd Weeks concept is pursuing the award for the best European landscape project
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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Maps and statistics > Wetland rehabilitation helps dwindling waterbird populations
Nature > Wetland rehabilitation helps dwindling waterbird populations
Discover nature together during the European Heritage Days
Press release | Published: 2017-02-08

‘Discover Nature Together’ is the theme for the European Heritage Days 2017 in Finland. The year is opened today in an event held at the Ministry of the Environment. In the opening ceremony, the winne......

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Living environment and planning > Living environment > Cultural environment > Discover nature together during the European Heritage Days
Living environment and planning > Living environment > Discover nature together during the European Heritage Days
Nature > Discover nature together during the European Heritage Days

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