Sustainable use of mineral resources

62) Develop legislation governing the use of land and sea areas, and planning and research, in support of the sustainable use of mineral resources. In line with Finland’s Baltic Sea Action Plan, prepare a plan on the extraction of sea sand and mineral resources covering Finland’s coastal areas, in order to limit any harm caused by such activity. Examine the relation between the Land Extraction Act and Mining Act with respect to threatened rocky habitats.

Responsible institutions: Ministry of the Environment

Schedule: 2013–2020




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