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  • Metadata: 4/5

    FIN-Benthic

    Citation This dataset has been introduced in: Jenni Raitoharju, Ekaterina Riabchenko, Iftikhar Ahmad, Alexandros Iosifidis, Moncef Gabbouj, Serkan Kiranyaz, Ville Tirronen, Johanna Ärje, Salme Kärkkäinen, Kristian Meissner, Benchmark database for fine-grained image classification of benthic macroinvertebrates, Image and Vision Computing, Vol. 78,...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Bathing Waters

    The Bathing Waters dataset, includes information on those bathing water areas that are monitored in accordance to the EU bathing water directive. In Finland areas with more than 100 visitors per day are included in the monitoring programme. The dataset is originally produced by the Kansanterveyslaitos (KTL) and it has been later corrected in Finnish...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Flood Risk Areas

    The Flood Risk Areas dataset (in Finnish: Tulvariskialueet) includes considerable inland and sea flood risk areas appointed by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry on 20.12.2011. The delineations of the flood risk areas takes into consideration requirements of flood mapping. The decision on appointing the considerable flood risk areas was based on the...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Nature Recreational Areas

    The Nature Recreational Areas dataset is a nationwide spatial dataset (Virgis) including information on nature based recreational services. These services include recreational areas and services and publicly maintained outdoor routes. The services are provided mainly by municipalities, government, local associations working with recreational area, unions...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Groundwater areas

    The dataset includes those groundwater areas, that are investigated and classified for the water supply purposes. Groundwater areas are classified based on their usability and protection requirements to three classes: Class I: = Groundwater area important for water supply Class II: = Groundwater area suitable for water supply Class III = Other...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    River Basin Districts

    The River Basin District dataset includes Finnish River Basin Districts in accordance with the EU's Water Framework directive (WFD). WFD has been implemented in Finland through the Act on Water Resources Management (No 1299/2004 given in Helsinki on 30 December 2004) and through the Government Decree on Water Resources Management Regions (Nro 1303/2004,...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Nationally Valuable Rocky Areas

    The dataset Nationally valuable rocky areas (in Finnish: Arvokkaat kallioalueet) includes information on nationally valuable rocky outcrop areas for nature and landscape conservation. The dataset is used for decision making processes based on Land Extraction Act and Land-Use and Building Act. The dataset is important for land use planning, but does not...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Areas Included in National Conservation Programmes

    The spatial dataset "Areas included in conservation programmes" includes outlines of protected areas described in the conservation programme. The national nature conservation programmes are official resolutions given by the Finnish Government. The Finnish Government has approved seven nature conservation programmes, covering the following...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Water turbidity daily product for the Baltic Sea 2012-2015

    Satellite remote sensing is used to monitor turbidity of surface water in the Baltic Sea during the open water season from April to October. Turbidity represents the clarity of the water. Turbidity is caused by phytoplankton, minerals or dead organic matter in water. A daily turbidity product is calculated in the Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE)...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Water turbidity weekly composite for the Baltic Sea 2003-2011

    Satellite remote sensing is used to monitor turbidity of surface water in the Baltic Sea during the open water season from April to October. Turbidity represents the clarity of the water. Turbidity is caused by phytoplankton, minerals or dead organic matter in water. A turbidity weekly composite calculated in the Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE)...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Areas with Local Detailed Plans

    The Areas with Local Detailed Plans dataset includes delineation of local detailed planned areas in a vector form. The dataset is updated to match the situation on 31.12.2012. The dataset covers detailed plans in accordance to the Land Use and Building Act and in accordance to the Building Act, which was valid till 2000. The dataset includes combined...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Chlorophyll-a daily product for the Baltic Sea 2012-2015

    Satellite remote sensing is used to monitor the chlorophyll-a (ug/l) of surface water in the Baltic Sea during the open water season from April to October. Chlorophyll-a (chl-a) represents the quantity of algae in the water but not directly the amount of cyanobacterium. A daily chlorophyll-a product is calculated in the Finnish Environment Institute...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Catchment areas

    The spatial dataset of Finnish catchment areas includes main river basins, river basins’ delineation and discharge points. The hierarchical river basin /delineation has 3 levels. The structure of the hierarchy is described using catchment area boundaries together with the river basin codes attached to the features. The database has 74 main river basins...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Outlines of Local Master Plans Ratified in Accordance to the old Building Act

    The spatial dataset includes outlines of local master plans ratified in accordance to the old Building Act. Thus the dataset includes those local master plans that have been approved by the municipality councils before the year 2000, have been sent for ratification and have come into force. Due to the length of the appeal process the last local master...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Chlorophyll-a daily product for the Baltic Sea 2003-2011

    Satellite remote sensing is used to monitor the chlorophyll-a (ug/l) of surface water in the Baltic Sea during the open water season from April to October. Chlorophyll-a (chl-a) represents the quantity of algae in the water but not directly the amount of cyanobacterium. A daily chlorophyll-a product is calculated in the Finnish Environment Institute...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Lake and River Depth Profiles

    The Lake and River Depth Profiles dataset includes information on depth profiles of lakes and rivers and is mainly based on the depth measurements done by the national environmental administration. The bathymetric lines and the depth areas are produced from separate measurement point information. Bathymetric information and the maximum depth points have...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Outlines of Local Master Plans Ratified in Accordance with the Landuse and Bu...

    The spatial dataset “Outlines of Local Master Plans” includes outlines of local master plans from 2001 till 2012 ratified in accordance to the Land use and Building Act. Outlines are described as a vector features and they include the extent of local master plans produced by the local Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Nationally Valuable Moraine Formations

    The Nationally valuable moraine formations dataset includes information on invented moraine formations in Finland. Exploitation pressures towards moraine resources are intensifying due to reduced availability of gravel sources from eskers. Beside their economical significance, moraine formations hold important ecological, environmental and landscape...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    YKR Urban Regions 2010

    The urban regions (in Finnish: YKR kaupunkiseudut) is a spatial dataset based on the Monitoring System of Spatial Structure and Urban Form (YKR). The Urban regions consist of the urban core areas of the largest urban regions, densely populated neighboring areas physically and functionally connected to urban core and surrounding urban fringe areas with...
  • Metadata: 2/5

    Nationally Designated Nature Protected Areas and Wilderness Reserves

    The nature protected areas and wilderness reserves dataset includes nationally designated protected areas established on state owned land in accordance with the Nature Conservation Act or Nature Conservation decree, and areas established on private lands with a decision from the local Centres for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment...