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Comments invited on the draft for Finland’s first maritime spatial plan – aim to combine the use and good status of marine environment

Press release May 18, 2020, Ministry of the Environment
This is the first comprehensive maritime spatial plan concerning Finland’s sea areas. The purpose of the plan is, in broad outline, to designate areas that have potential and could be suitable for certain uses – fisheries, aquaculture, recreation, tourism and maritime transport. The aim is to coordinate the needs of different sectors to improve the conditions for maritime industries and livelihoods and the status of the marine environment. A public consultation of the draft maritime spatial plans is being held between 18 May and 17 June 2020.

Published 2020-05-18 at 14:44, updated 2020-05-18 at 14:40