About syke.fi

Syke.fi is the organisation website of Finnish Environment Institute (Syke). The website is of use for researchers, companies, authorities, citizens and media. Syke.fi introduces Syke’s tasks, goals, services and current issues in Finnish, Swedish and English. In addition to syke.fi, Syke produces content to environmental administration’s joint web service environment.fi.

Contents of the website

The front page of syke.fi consists of current news, press releases and information on Syke’s publications, newsletters and events. Detailed information on different subjects can be found through the navigation of the control menu.

The subjects (=sections) of the control menu are: Current, Research and Development, Experts, Services, Publications, Open information and SYKE Info.


Some contents of the environment.fi site are copyright protected. You are free to link to ym.fi and use its text material in line with good practice. Use of all pictures and maps, including photographs, must always be agreed with the web editors of the environmental administration: verkkotoimitus@syke.fi If you use material from environment.fi, please mention the source and date of reference.

Handling of personal data

We do not collect personal data that would make it possible to identify individual visitors. We only need contact information to be able to respond to feedback sent to us. Feedback can also be sent anonymously.

Use of cookies and monitoring their use

General statistical data is gathered on how the website is used to improve the service. Such data includes the number of visitors to the website, the popularity of the pages, the pages used to link to the service, and the most frequently used search words and browsers. Data to be collected includes the user's IP address, time of the day, pages visited, browser type, operating system and screen resolution. Page visitor statistics are based on Google Analytics reports, which use Google Analytics software cookies and JavaScript code. You can read about the use of cookies on the About cookies page of the website.

Legal notice

Finnish Environment Institute is responsible for the content and maintenance of the website. We strive to keep the website accurate and up to date, and to correct any possible errors without delay. Syke is not responsible for the accuracy of information published by external parties and linked to this website or for any harm caused by any technical disruption.

Published 2014-11-12 at 10:08, updated 2023-07-21 at 13:08

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