Flads of Salmisudden

In our last week's blog you could read about flads; how they are formed, why they are so valuable and a bit about the challenges that concern conserving these important habitats. Now we want to introduce you to a specific flad that we have discovered in our underwater nature inventories and discuss its future. Although … Continue reading Flads of Salmisudden

Special places: Simo, Finland

Alisma plantago-aquatica, photo by Suvi Saarnio, Metsähallitus. Metsähallitus marine team has just found a hidden underwater gem: Simo, Finland. We have been roaming the river estuary and the islands near the shore, the inland lagoons and the island flads, for two weeks now, and been astonished. Regardless of the method - scuba diving, wading, SUP-boarding, drone, … Continue reading Special places: Simo, Finland