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INSPIRE download services
Content page | Published: 2019-09-26

INSPIRE directive is an EU directive that aims to create common European spatial data infrastructure. The spatial data infrastructure with common data models enables EU member state’s public administ...

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Downloadable spatial dataset
Content page | Published: 2019-09-26

SYKE’s open spatial datasets can be downloaded either by using the Download Service LAPIO (“shovel”) or from the alphabetical list, which provides access to datasets covering the whole Finland. The c...

Open information > Spatial datasets > Downloadable spatial dataset
INSPIRE WMS and WFS
Content page | Published: 2019-10-15

The INSPIRE Directive (2007/2 / EC) and the Spatial Data Act (421/2009) and Regulation (725/2009) define standards for datasets and services. INSPIRE Network Services specify common interfaces for vi...

Open information > Open web services > INSPIRE WMS and WFS
Metadata interface
Content page | Published: 2019-10-15

Discovery service SYKE's metadata portal offers metadata descriptions of GIS and remote sensing data and information systems.  in the environmental management.The metadata portal was...

Open information > Open web services > Metadata interface
Open web services
Content page | Published: 2016-11-07

A web service is a technical interface that enables the users to connect to the information on SYKE's server and obtain the data they need access to. The use of the interface services requires an app...

Open information > Open web services
National web map services
Content page | Published: 2019-10-15

SYKE's national GIS map services are nationwide environmental spatial information services designed for domestic use. National GIS map services are mainly Esri REST format (REpresentat...

Open information > Open web services > National web map services
EO web map services
Content page | Published: 2019-10-15

SYKE's Earth Observation (EO) products, based on satellite data, are available in  TARKKA  service . More info group@ymparisto.fi (group=eotuki.syke). WMS interfaces can be found in h...

Open information > Open web services > EO web map services
Spatial datasets
Content page | Published: 2016-03-21

SYKE’s open spatial datasets can be downloaded or browsed using map services. Information about the properties of the datasets and services is described in metadata. Spatial datasets are available on...

Open information > Spatial datasets
Pro Quality Data
Project | Published: 2018-06-05

Data fusion training Data fusion training Background Methods and practices of environmental monitoring are changing significantly. Satellite and mobile technology, automatic s...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Pro Quality Data
Big data offers new possibilities for producing environmental information
News | Published: 2018-05-09

Big data is opening up new channels for the production and utilisation of environmental information. It also offers environmental officials new possibilities to work together with citizens, business a......

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Environmental data API
Content page | Published: 2019-07-12

OData interfaces Directory Hydrology Lakes Phytoplankton Seawater quality in BED (BNI) format Water quality of surface waters Interface for groundwater t...

Open information > Open web services > Environmental data API
Open information
Content page | Published: 2016-11-03

Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) produces open data and information for an ecologically, economically and socially sustainable society. SYKE’s open data includes versatile information on water re...

Open information
Satellite observations
Content page | Published: 2016-02-02

Satellite image based products are produced in the Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) in order to monitor environmental changes. These products are: sea surface temperature, algal blooms, water tur...

Open information > Satellite observations