Ympäristön tila Suomessa 2013

REPORT COVERAGE

Finland
10 Jun 2014, 12:27
saynatkari

REPORT DETAILS

State of the Environment in Finland 2013
Finnish
English
Ympäristön tila Suomessa 2013
Finnish Environment Institute

FORMAT & ACCESSIBILITY

report (static source)
2013
4 years
112

AUDIENCE & CONTEXT

Public

STRUCTURE

Yes
50
How are indicators used Primarily (>50%) Ocasionally (<50%) None
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Implicitly
Not used

TOPICS COVERED

Focus Indicators
Major
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Some
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Minor
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None Several
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Some
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Air pollution - - - - - - -
Biodiversity - - - - - - -
Chemicals - - - - - - -
Climate change - - - - - - -
Environment and health - - - - - - -
Land use - - - - - - -
Natural resources - - - - - - -
Noise - - - - - - -
Soil - - - - - - -
Waste and material resources - - - - - - -
Water - - - - - - -
Various other issues - - - - - - - -
Agriculture - - - - - - - -
Energy - - - - - - - -
Fisheries - - - - - - - -
Household consumption - - - - - - - -
Industry - - - - - - - -
Green economy - - - - - - - -
Tourism - - - - - - - -
Transport - - - - - - - -
Environmental technology - - - - - - - -
Policy instruments - - - - - - - -
Environmental scenarios - - - - - - - -
Coast and seas - - - - - - - -
Specific regions - - - - - - - -
Urban environment - - - - - - - -

Short description from SERIS (old):

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Overview of table of contents and indicators in report

FOREWORD CONTENTS INTRODUCTION NATURAL RESOURCES Natural resource use high in Finland Rock crushing replacing gravel extraction High hopes for mines as a sustainable and growing export sector Peat production decreasing in Finland Less than one half of municipal waste ends up in landfills Fish farming decreasing in Finland but increasing in Norway CLIMATE CHANGE AND ENERGY Growth in greenhouse gas emissions ended Energy consumption no longer increasing Share of renewable energy increasing Rapid rise in using heat pumps Average temperature in Finland up by one degree in one hundred years Intervention in climate change possible Will the Arctic Ocean soon lose its summer ice cover? COMMUNITIES AND TRANSPORT Average commuted distance increased to 14 kilometres Services move further away Public transport’s share of passenger traffic still declining Has the peak of motoring been reached? Downturn in traffic-related carbon dioxide emissions Plenty of urban green in Finnish cities AIR POLLUTANTS Emission reduction targets met for sulphur and nitrogen oxides – but not for ammonia Ozone-forming emissions decreasing No decline in particle pollution Days with poor air quality rare in Finland FRESH WATER AND THE SEA Rivers still carry high quantities of nutrients Nutrient discharges from industry and communities reduced sharply since the 1980s Big lakes in good condition, coastal waters in poor condition Lower nutrient surplus in croplands BIODIVERSITY Every tenth species in Finland threatened The decline in species continues in almost all habitats Intensive agriculture threatens farmland birds Draining of mires reflected in butterfly populations One fifth of Europe’s surface area is protected CHEMICALS AND HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES Sales of pesticides increasing again Number of oil spills reduced by 50% in six years GREEN ECONOMY Economic growth without increasing environmental pressures Taxation slowly becoming greener Upturn in organic production Finland the eighth most sustainable society DOCUMENTATION PAGE KUVAILULEHTI