Finnish Museum of Natural History

Organisational unit: Department

Organisation Profile

The Universities Act states (as of January 1, 2010):

  ”In the University of Helsinki functions the Finnish Museum of Natural History, which is responsible of the curation, augmentation, and presentation of the national natural history collections as well as of research and teaching based on these.

Specific tasks of the FMNH are to:
1. conduct research in its focal fields;
2. function as a centre of expertise in stable isotope dating methods;
3. function as a specialist authority in its field to support the environmental administration ;
4. practice public outreach and popular-scientific publishing in the field of natural history;
5. offer its collections for use by research and tuition especially in zoology, geology, botany, and mycology within the University of Helsinki;

6. coordinate the research, monitoring, and collection work of the natural history collections and botanic gardens of Finland

Latest publications

  1. METSO-petolintuhanke - tutkimuksen soveltamista ja uusia avauksia

    Publication: Contribution to journalE1 Popular article, newspaper article

  2. E-pub ahead of print
  3. Saaristomeren kalansaaliissa näkyvät kannanvaihtelut.

    Publication: Contribution to journalE1 Popular article, newspaper article

Research publications per year

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