Finland is committed to promoting the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity.

The goals of the Ministry of the Environment:

  • Halting the loss of biodiversity in Finland by 2020
  • Reaching and maintaining a favourable conservation status with regard to species and habitat types
  • Safeguarding the functioning of ecosystems
  • Ensuring the good state of rivers, lakes, groundwater reserves and the Baltic Sea.
Published 2013-09-06 at 15:26, updated 2017-02-01 at 18:10