Suurpetoriski ja vahinkojen ennaltaehkäisy tuotantoeläintiloilla (”Large carnivores, damage risks and prevention measures in Finnish farms”, in Finnish, summary in English) (, 27.1.2021

Kansalaisten susisuhde (”Public attitudes towards wolves in Finland”, in Finnish, summary in English) (, 12.8.2020

An evaluation report on the best damage mitigation practices used in wolf conservation (pdf), 20.5.2020


Mitä DNA paljastaa susista? 27.10.2020, suomeksi ( / på svenska (

Miten suden kanta-arvio syntyy? 10.6.2020, suomeksi ( / på svenska (

Press releases

Check press releases of the LIFE BOREALWOLF project from ePressi (in Finnish,

Blogs and news

Read project blogs and news.

Popular articles

SusiLIFE – Yhteistyöllä parempaa rinnakkaiseloa suden kanssa, Riistan vuoksi 28.4.2020, suomeksi

Koiravahinkojen ennaltaehkäisyyn uusia innovaatioita, Metsästäjä-lehti 14.4.2020, suomeksi / på svenska

Uusi hanke vie suunnittelijan susien jäljille, Metsästäjä-lehti 18.3.2020, suomeksi / på svenska

DNA-näytekeräys kertoo uutta tietoa susien liikkumisesta ja kannan koosta, 30.1.2020, suomeksi / på svenska

Promotional material

LIFE BOREALWOLF midterm results (pdf, 1 Mt)

LIFE BOREALWOLF brochure in english (pdf)

Accessible version of the project brochure (Word, 24 kt)

LIFE BOREALWOLF poster (pdf)


Seminaari metsästyskoirien suojaamisesta (in Finnish), 29.5.2020

Media coffees 12.3.2020:

Valtakunnalliset Riistapäivät 14.1.2020 (in Finnish), Madeleine Nyman, Luke


Mallinnustyökalun (MSE) kehitystyön käynnistäminen sidosryhmien kanssa (in Finnish), Samu Mäntyniemi’s webinar presentation 10.1.2020

Modelling tools

Prototype of the MSE modelling tool in English (, zip-file), updated in 26.8.2021


LIFE BOREALWOLF conveys information about wolves and their behaviour, promotes local interaction and provides tools for the prevention of adverse impact and losses caused by wolves.

Project beneficiaries and financiers

Beneficiaries to the LIFE BOREALWOLF project, coordinated by the Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke), are the Finnish Wildlife Agency, Metsähallitus (Parks & Wildlife Finland), the Eastern Finland Police Department and the Uusimaa district of the Finnish Association for Nature Conservation.
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The project has received funding from the EU LIFE programme (LIFE18 NAT/FI/000394). Other financiers are the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, the Ministry of the Environment and all implementing organisations. The Central Union of Agricultural Producers and Forest Owners (MTK) funds actions which prevent losses and protect domestic animals.
This website has been compiled by the LIFE BOREALWOLF project. Project beneficiaries take full responsibility for the materials included on this website. European Commission or the CINEA is not responsible for materials or any use that may be made of the information the website contains.
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