Teaching the teachers

Every year the teachers of Finland gather for the Environmental Education days. The aim of the event is to bring new ideas to daily teaching of environmental education to kindergarten kids, elementary school children, high school teenagers or any other group of people they might be teaching. The event takes place in different localities every … Continue reading Teaching the teachers

The marine life of Bothnian Bay met the people of Bothnian Bay – Skärgårdsfesten in Piteå 2018

Last Saturday a day to celebrate the archipelago was hosted at the beautiful harbour Västra Kajen in Piteå . We, marine biologists from the County Administrative Board of Norrbotten, were there to bring SEAmBOTH and the marine life to the visitors. Photo by Linnea Bergdahl, County Administrative Board of Norrbotten Photo by Linnea Bergdahl, County … Continue reading The marine life of Bothnian Bay met the people of Bothnian Bay – Skärgårdsfesten in Piteå 2018

Pooki Flakkaa – Raahe Maritime Festival 2018

The Metsähallitus SEAmBOTH-team took part in the Raahe Maritime Festival 14th to 15th of July. The event was organized for the fourth time and thousands of visitors attended, the official estimate was 19 500 visitors! Photo by Noora Kantola, Metsähallitus. The weather was absolutely beautiful during the whole Festival! Sun was shining, there was hardly any … Continue reading Pooki Flakkaa – Raahe Maritime Festival 2018

How we do it: Arcihpelago days, Perämeren saaristopäivät

There is an annual boating event in the Bothnian Bay national park known as Sarvipäivät. This year Metsäahallitus organized a week-long archipelago event, Saaristopäivät, instead. The week 25.6-1.7.2018 we celebrated the archipelago life, the national park, recreational boating and all things marine in the Northern Bothnian Bay. SEAmBOTH registered the event as a European Maritime … Continue reading How we do it: Arcihpelago days, Perämeren saaristopäivät