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GALLERY: Winter feeding attracts Finland’s small birds

It's that time of year when all the leaves have fallen from the trees, the hedgerows are looking bare, and you might be able...

Hundreds of bears in the crosshairs as hunting season begins

Hunting season for bears, beavers and certain wildfowl begins officially on Tuesday, and it puts hundreds of Finnish brown bears in the sights of...

Golden eagle population soars to new heights

The number of golden eagles in Finland has risen dramatically in just one year, according to the results of an annual survey carried out...

Call of the wild: Border Guard camera snaps bear killing elk

A surveillance camera on the border with Russia has snapped a wild encounter between a brown bear and an elk. The Border Guard image shows...

Panda birthday as Pyry turns six

One of the pandas at Ähtäri Zoo is having a birthday, as Pyry turns six years old on Wednesday. Zoo keepers marked the event with...

Seal pup deaths prompt calls to extend fishing ban in Lake...

The deaths of four endangered Saimaa ringed seal pups have prompted calls for a ban on fishing with nets to be extended - with...

Rescued kestrel finds a new home in Korkeasaari

A kestrel which was kept illegally as a pet for years has found a permanent new home at Helsinki's Korkeasaari Zoo. The animal was in...

Rare wolf sighting in east Helsinki

Police in Helsinki confirmed a rare wolf citing in the Finnish capital today. On Monday morning police wrote on Twitter that an animal resembling a...

Chelsea Flower Show debut for Finnish meadow garden

The prestigious Chelsea Flower Show in London has been a summer highlight for more than a hundred years. But so far there's never been...

Endangered screaming geese make rare Finland flight

If you look to the skies this week, you might be lucky enough to see a flock of endangered 'screaming geese' as they make...