Maritime spatial plan for Finland 2030

The maritime spatial plan, covering Finland’s territorial waters and exclusive economic zone and prepared in accordance with the Land Use and Building Act, has been approved. The digital maritime spatial plan is on the internet at

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Tiina Tihlman – Involved in Maritime Spatial Planning from the Start

Maritime spatial planning (MSP) in Finland is conducted regionally in coastal regional councils. The Ministry of the Environment is responsible for overall guidance of Continue reading

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Maritime Spatial Planning and Migratory Fish Workshop in Kemi on October 9, 2024. Register now!

The Coordination of Marine Spatial Planning Cooperation, as part of the Interreg Baltic Sea2land project, is organizing a workshop on maritime spatial planning and Continue reading

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Maritime spatial planning objectives and themes

Maritime spatial planning examines the needs of maritime sectors and strives to coordinate them.