Nature conservation


2017 2016 2015
Protection of species and habitats


Habitat restoration and ecological management areas, ha 5,746 5,738 5,670
Monitoring of the status of species protected under EU directives and the most vulnerable species, number of species occurrence checks 6,409 8,536 2,755




Status of the network of Natura 2000 sites and nature reserves


Number of NATA-assessed Natura sites 353 269 42




Viability of game and fish populations, responsible hunting and fishing


Wilderness supervision events 10,791 11,278 10,287
Percentage of offences discovered in wilderness supervision events 9.8 10.1 11.3








Source


Annual report and financial statements for Metsähallitus’ public administration services