National Parks Finland, Lapland

The operations of National Parks Finland at Parks & Wildlife Finland comprise four regions and three intersecting processes.

The processes of National Parks Finland are Protected Area Management Planning, Nature and Cultural Heritage Conservation, Recreation and Nature Tourism.

On this page you find contact information of the Lapland staff.

Jyrki Tolonen

Regional Director

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
Parks & Wildlife Finland
PL 8016 (Ounasjoentie 6)
96101 Rovaniemi

Tel. 0206397640

Lapland

Leave of absence 1.7.2021–31.3.2022, deputy Pirjo Seurujärvi, tel.int. + 358 206 7704.

Elina Stolt

Regional Land Use Manager

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
PL 8016 (Ounasjoentie 6)
96101 Rovaniemi

Tel. 0206397714

Joel Erkkonen

Development Manager

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
PL 8016 (Ounasjoentie 6)
96101 Rovaniemi

Tel. 0206397664

Päivi Paalamo

Nature Conservation Manager

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
PL 8016 (Ounasjoentie 6)
96101 Rovaniemi

Tel. 0206397699

Pirjo Rautiainen

Communications Manager

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
PL 8016 (Ounasjoentie 6)
96101 Rovaniemi

Tel. 0206397816

Leave of absence till 31.10.2021, deputy Heidi Siira, tel.int. + 358 206 39 7018.

Hely Juntunen

National Park Superintendent

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
PL 8016 (Ounasjoentie 6)
96101 Rovaniemi

Tel. 0206397634

Pyhä–Luosto National Park, Värriö Strict Nature Reserve, Wilderness Areas in Salla and Savukoski, Auttiköngäs, Arctic Circle Hiking Area, Martimoaapa, Miekojärvi, Simojärvi, protected areas in Salla.

Pekka Sulkava

National Park Superintendent

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
(Peuratie 15)
99400 Enontekiö

Tel. 0206397958

Pallas–Ylläs National Park, Malla Strict Nature Reserve, Wilderness Areas in Kittilä and Enontekiö, Saana Nature Reserve, Tornionjoki–Muonionjoki river areas.

Pirjo Seurujärvi

National Park Superintendent

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
(Miessipolku 2)
99980 Utsjoki

Tel. 0206397704

Leave of absence till 31.3.2022, deputy Joel Erkkonen, tel.int. +358 206 39 7664.

Lemmenjoki and Urho Kekkonen National Parks, Kevo and Sompio Strict Nature Reserves, Inari Hiking Area, Wilderness Areas in Inari and Utsjoki, Sevettijärvi–Näätämö area.