Conservation and environmental news & publications: Finland
New environmental atlas reveals Gulf of Finland's natural treasures
WWF and the Baltic Fund for Nature have launched a new environmental atlas of the Gulf of Finland, ...
Old-growth forests protected in Finland
WWF and Finnish state forest enterprise Metsähallitus have reached an agreement to complement ...
WWF helps with oil spill clean-up efforts in Estonia
WWF is sending clean-up equipment to Estonia following an oil spill off the country's northwestern ...
A disaster waiting to happen: Preparing for oil spills in Norway’s Arctic waters
Concerns about high oil prices and instability in the Middle East have meant that the Arctic has ...
Sensitive Baltic Sea areas now protected from shipping activities
After years of lobbying by WWF and other organizations, the International Maritime Organization has ...
European park certification gives boost to ecotourism
Nine tourism operations in Finland’s Oulanka National Park have been certified for their commitment ...
The Arctic is melting faster than ever
Arctic sea ice is melting rapidly for the forth year in a row. Winter ice coverage is smaller and ...
WWF awards Finnish conductor for commitment to Baltic Sea conservation
WWF has presented an award to Finnish conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen who, through his work, has ...
Extreme Weather – Summer temperature graphs for European cities
Summer temperature graphs showing the warming trend in the EU capital cities
WWF report: Europe feels the heat – Extreme weather and the power sector (self-starting file for on-screen viewing)
A new report from WWF analyzes summer temperature data from 16 EU cities. The temperatures of ...