Workshop in Helsinki

Submitted by KA5046 on 10.06.2021 - 09.29

In February (4th and 5th Feb 2020) DIAS-project organised a 2-day workshop in Kaisaniemi, Helsinki, that binged together thirty participants from the Ministry of agriculture and forestry, Natural resources institute, Finnish Environment institute, Finnish museum of natural history, Finnish food authority, City of Helsinki, Viekas-life project, and researchers and ICT-experts of KarRas. New web portals for invasive alien species were presented and, there were talks of the distribution of invasive species in Finland and Karelia and best practises. The expert network to support changing of information regarding invasive alien species was established.