• Research vision

    To develop policy-relevant methods and analyses to support conservation decisions, regionally to globally

  • Conservation and land use planning

    Balancing the needs of biodiversity and human society is a great challenge of our times

  • Concepts and theory

    We cover a range of work from conceptual and theoretical up to on-the-ground applications

  • Methods and algorithms

    We develop novel methods and algorithms for well-informed conservation resource allocation

  • Software development

    We implement most important methods into publicly available and well documented software

  • National applications

    We collaborate broadly with the Finnish administration to facilitate policy-relevant applications of ecological decision analysis

  • Global applications

    We collaborate with partners on all continents to facilitate the application of methods developed by us

  • Multidisciplinary science

    Our work combines conservation biology, spatial ecology, mathematics, computer science, geography and economics

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Running a Zonation Planning Project

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