Monthly Archives: January 2019

Elder, Traditional Knowledge Holder Ilmari Martikainen Passes On

Martikainen, who was 77-years-old, worked all his life in the village of Koli as a farmer and small-scale gardener. He was instrumental in securing and establishing the Koli National Park, which is an iconic conservation area unparallalled in its cultural … Continue reading

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January Opens With Heavy Snowfall, Fisheries

2019 is underway and the fishery season has begun with the first seines out in Puruvesi yesterday. Work on the Landscape Rewilding and Evenki Atlas continues. First trip of the season out to South Africa for IPCC. Fishery season has … Continue reading

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