Developing a common knowledge base for monitoring land use and its changes (Mammutti)
Project | Published: 2023-01-02

Project background  In order to mitigate climate change, Finland aims to be carbon neutral in 2035. The land use sector is both a significant carbon sink and a source of CO2 emissions....

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Downloadable spatial dataset
Content page | Published: 2019-09-26

Finnish Environment Institute's open spatial datasets can be downloaded either by using the Download Service LAPIO (“shovel”) or from the alphabetical list, which provides access to datasets covering...

Open information > Spatial datasets > Downloadable spatial dataset
Zonation supporting METSO
Content page | Published: 2013-05-02

Forest patch on a flark fen © Aarno Torvinen In METSO forest biodiversity programme a conservation planning software Zonation has been used for better decision-making while enabling c...

Research & development > Nature > Specialist work > METSO Programme > Zonation supporting METSO
INSPIRE WMS and WFS
Content page | Published: 2019-10-15

The INSPIRE Directive (2007/2 / EC) and the Spatial Data Act (421/2009) and Regulation (725/2009) define standards for datasets and services. INSPIRE Network Services specify common interfaces for vi...

Open information > Open web services > INSPIRE WMS and WFS
INSPIRE download services
Content page | Published: 2019-09-26

INSPIRE directive is an EU directive that aims to create common European spatial data infrastructure. The spatial data infrastructure with common data models enables EU member state’s public administ...

Open information > Spatial datasets > INSPIRE download services
Arto Viinikka
Content page | Published: 2020-10-22

Researcher (Geoinformatics) Contant information   firstname.lastname@syke.fi +358 40 6744 703 Finnish Environment Institute (Syke) Built environment solutions ......

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Maija Tiitu
Content page | Published: 2020-10-15

Researcher (geography)   firstname.lastname@syke.fi +358 295 251 695 Finnish Environment Institute (Syke) Built environment solutions Urban nature group ORCID ......

Experts > Maija Tiitu
Metadata interface
Content page | Published: 2019-10-15

Discovery service Finnish Enviroment Institute's (Syke) Metadata Portal includes descriptions of spatial datasets, earth observation products, data systems, research data, data related to envi...

Open information > Open web services > Metadata interface
Living environment information service Liiteri
Content page | Published: 2023-01-03

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...

Services > Living environment information service Liiteri
Open web services
Content page | Published: 2016-11-07

A web service is a technical interface that enables the users to connect to the information on Finnish Environment Institute's (Syke) server and obtain the data they need access to. The use of the in...

Open information > Open web services
National web map services
Content page | Published: 2019-10-15

Finnish Environment Instute's (Syke) national GIS map services are nationwide environmental spatial information services designed for domestic use. National GIS map services are mainly...

Open information > Open web services > National web map services
EO web map services
Content page | Published: 2019-10-15

Finnish Environment Institute's (Syke) Earth Observation (EO) products, based on satellite data, are available in  TARKKA  service . More info group@syke.fi (group=eotuki). WMS interfaces c...

Open information > Open web services > EO web map services
Spatial datasets
Content page | Published: 2016-03-21

Finnish Environment Institute's (Syke) open spatial datasets can be downloaded or browsed using map services. Information about the properties of the datasets and services is described in metadata. S...

Open information > Spatial datasets
Producing land cover and land use data in CORINE Land Cover 2018 project in Finland
Project | Published: 2017-07-27

Finnish Corine Land Cover 2018-project produce a satellite image mosaic, both raster and vector land cover databases and land cover changes databases. Databases will represent the land cover of the y...

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Ville-Veikko Paunu
Content page | Published: 2017-06-07

Research engineer  Email: firstname.lastname@syke.fi Tel. +358 295 251 498 Finnish Environment Institute (Syke) Climate solutions Air pollution Visiting address......

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Open information
Content page | Published: 2016-11-03

Finnish Environment Institute (Syke) produces open data and information for an ecologically, economically and socially sustainable society. Syke’s open data includes versatile information on water re...

Open information
Reindeer Herding GIS and Tools for Land Use Planning (TOKAT)
Project | Published: 2015-04-30

The main objective of the project is to support the achievement of land use solutions that are sustainable and fulfill multiple goals, and to enhance harmonious coexistence and rewarding interaction ...

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Producing land cover and land use data in CORINE Land Cover 2000 project in Finland
Project | Published: 2013-04-24

A satellite image mosaic and both raster and vector land cover databases of Finland were produced by Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) as a part of the European CORINE2000 Land Cover and IMAGE ...

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Producing land cover and land use data in CORINE Land Cover 2006 project in Finland
Project | Published: 2013-04-24

A satellite image mosaic, raster and vector land cover databases and land cover change databases of Finland were produced by Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) as part of the European CORINE2006...

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Producing land cover and land use data in CORINE Land Cover 2012 project in Finland
Project | Published: 2013-04-24

Finnish Corine Land Cover 2012-project has produced a satellite image mosaic, both raster and vector land cover databases and land cover changes databases. Databases will represent the land cover of ...

Research & development > Research and development projects > Projects > Producing land cover and land use data in CORINE Land Cover 2012 project in Finland