The first Maritime Spatial Plan proposal for Finland is ready

The Finnish maritime spatial plan proposal was prepared after going over statements and general feedback given on its initial draft. You can get acquainted Continue reading – The treasure trove of Finnish marine data now available in English

Everything you wanted to know about the Baltic Sea is now gathered in one place. Go to to find real-time data from the Continue reading

The draft maritime spatial plan for Finland 2030 is complete and consultation is now underway – Have your say!

The draft maritime spatial plan covering Finland’s territorial waters and exclusive economic zone is complete. The councils of coastal regions have worked together to Continue reading

The Vision 2050 draft for the marine area has been completed

The work on the vision for maritime spatial planning, conducted in collaboration with a wide range of stakeholders, is in the final straight, and Continue reading

Consultation on the draft maritime spatial plan from 18 May to 17 June 2020

The draft maritime spatial plan will be completed and published online for consultation from 18 May to 17 June 2020. More information about the Continue reading

Itä – collection of information about the sea

What if all the information related to the Baltic Sea were available in one place? Now it is! The Itä website, which was launched Continue reading

Preliminary study on dredging masses

The preliminary study entitled Sustainable alternatives for banking dredging masses has been completed. The study analysed substantial dredging needs in class I fairway areas Continue reading

Completed EMMA analysis supports maritime spatial planning

A report on the Finnish ecologically significant marine underwater areas (EMMA), ordered by the Maritime Spatial Planning Coordination Group, has been completed. The purpose Continue reading

Gaia Consulting Oy will prepare the impact assessment of the Maritime Spatial Plans

The impact assessment of Maritime Spatial Plan drafts is about to begin. Plans are drafted for three planning areas: The Gulf of Finland, Archipelago Continue reading

The vision phase – definition of the vision for the use of marine areas

The vision phase of Maritime Spatial Planning is in progress. The aim of the visions is to steer and target the activities of operators Continue reading