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Survey Methods
Content page | Published: 2020-12-29

VELMU has collected data from over 160 000 points since 2004. This has given a general overview of species and habitats distribution in the Finnish marine areas. The various methods deployed are d...

VELMU > Survey Methods
Permits under water legislation
Content page | Published: 2014-10-14

According to Finland's water legislation, water permits are required for all activities affecting constructions in waters or the water supply. These activities include the construction of jetties, br...

Forms, permits and environmental impact assessment > Permits, notifications and registration > Permits under water legislation
Permits, notifications and registration
Content page | Published: 2013-11-13

Environmental permits are needed in Finland for all activities that may lead to pollution of the air and water or contamination of the soil. Water permits are needed for other activities affecting co...

Forms, permits and environmental impact assessment > Permits, notifications and registration
Air pollutant emissions
Content page | Published: 2019-01-07

Emission Inventory Finnish Environment Institute SYKE maintains air pollutant emission inventories and acts as the National Inventory Agency in reporting under the UN ECE Long-Range T...

Maps and statistics > Air pollutant emissions
PRTR Non-point source emissions
Content page | Published: 2020-11-11

Methodology Non-point source air emissions in 201 7 Emissions by sources Shares on point and non-point sources The website presents information on non-point source PRTR...

Forms, permits and environmental impact assessment > Reporting > PRTR Non-point source emissions
Reporting
Content page | Published: 2020-11-11

The website presents information on non-point source PRTR releases in Finland. Non-point source releases cover activities that do not exceed the reporting thresholds set to reporting under the Europea...

Forms, permits and environmental impact assessment > Reporting
Policy brief: How green will a bioeconomy be for our Nordic water resources?
News | Published: 2020-11-06

In the future, our world may increasingly rely on renewable biomass resources for the provision of food, fodder, fibre and fuel. How this transition to bioeconomy will affect Nordic water resources, i......

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Consumption and production > Policy brief: How green will a bioeconomy be for our Nordic water resources?
Sea > Policy brief: How green will a bioeconomy be for our Nordic water resources?
Waters > Policy brief: How green will a bioeconomy be for our Nordic water resources?
Sea-ice loss disrupts Arctic Ocean ecosystems and biogeochemistry
News | Published: 2020-11-02

A new review paper published in the journal Nature Climate Change on the ecosystem consequences of the loss of Arctic sea-ice highlights the need for the creation of new research knowledge to support ......

Sea > Sea-ice loss disrupts Arctic Ocean ecosystems and biogeochemistry

Content page | Published: 2018-05-30

The permits are subject to a fee that is based on the processing fees specified by Government Decree (1372/2018), which are reviewed on an annual basis. Government Decree on services of the...

Forms, permits and environmental impact assessment > Permits, notifications and registration > Nature conservation permits >
Recent monitoring results: The state of the Gulf of Finland better than in the past few years, the Bothnian Sea is becoming eutrophic
Press release | Published: 2020-10-20

The Finnish Environment Institute SYKE has again produced an assesment of the state of the coastal waters of the Gulf of Finland and the open sea surrounding Finland from the southern Baltic Sea to th......

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Maps and statistics > Recent monitoring results: The state of the Gulf of Finland better than in the past few years, the Bothnian Sea is becoming eutrophic
Sea > Recent monitoring results: The state of the Gulf of Finland better than in the past few years, the Bothnian Sea is becoming eutrophic
International Landscape Day 20 October 2020 festivities to include a photo competition and landscape walks
Press release | Published: 2020-10-15

Tuesday 20 October 2020 is International Landscape Day. The Ministry of the Environment will organise a photo contest in honour of the day and the Rural Women’s Advisory Organisation will organise gui......

Nature > International Landscape Day 20 October 2020 festivities to include a photo competition and landscape walks
New tool for fast and efficient oil spill response at sea
Press release | Published: 2020-10-13

A new, free tool for oil spill response at sea is now available online for authorities and local response units. The aim of the tool is to minimize environmental impacts of oil spills in the Arctic an......

Sea > New tool for fast and efficient oil spill response at sea
Accessibility statement for the Environment.fi web service
Content page | Published: 2020-09-29

Created on September 17, 2020 Last checked on September 17, 2020 This statement applies to the environment.fi website maintained jointly by the environmental administration and to all its subs......

Accessibility statement for the Environment.fi web service
Groundwater in Finland
Content page | Published: 2016-01-12

Photo: Mirjam Orvomaa Groundwater is found everywhere – however in Finland groundwater formations are mainly situated in eskers, moraine formations and end moraine formations. The aquifer...

Waters > Protection of waters > Groundwater protection > Groundwater in Finland
Groundwater protection
Content page | Published: 2016-01-12

© Photo: Mirjam Orvomaa Legislation endorsing groundwater protection National legislation: Laws implemented on aiming to prevent the pollution and alteration of aquifers to...

Waters > Protection of waters > Groundwater protection
The Ministry of the Environment published its new website on 23 September. Now the renewed visual identity of the Ministry of the Environment is also shown on its website.
News | Published: 2020-09-24

The Ministry of the Environment published its new website on 23 September. Now the renewed visual identity of the Ministry of the Environment is also shown on its website. The structure a......

The Ministry of the Environment published its new website on 23 September. Now the renewed visual identity of the Ministry of the Environment is also shown on its website.
Microalgae, which keep the planet alive, have more complex and fascinating life than we have known
News | Published: 2020-09-17

Single-celled algae are traditionally thought to reproduce simply by asexual cell division. Lumi Haraguchi´s discovery proves otherwise. ...

Sea > Microalgae, which keep the planet alive, have more complex and fascinating life than we have known
Ministry of the Environment, Senate Properties and the cities of Espoo, Helsinki, Turku and Vantaa sign a voluntary agreement to reduce emissions at construction sites
Press release | Published: 2020-09-09

The Ministry of the Environment, Senate Properties and the cities of Espoo, Helsinki, Turku and Vantaa have signed a voluntary Green Deal agreement to reduce emissions at construction sites. The aim o......

Climate and air > Ministry of the Environment, Senate Properties and the cities of Espoo, Helsinki, Turku and Vantaa sign a voluntary agreement to reduce emissions at construction sites

Published: 2020-09-08

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Living environment information service Liiteri
Content page | Published: 2020-09-08

What is Liiteri? Liiteri is an information service focusing on the living environment and is governed by Finnish Environment Institute. Geographical information and statistics about the built en...

Living environment information service Liiteri

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