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
PL 8016 (Ounasjoentie 6)
96101 Rovaniemi

Puh. 0206397640

Lapland

Elina Stolt

Regional Land Use Manager

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

Puh. 0206397714

Joel Erkkonen

Development Manager

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

Puh. 0206397664

Päivi Paalamo

Nature Conservation Manager

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

Puh. 0206397699

Leave of absence till 31.12.2022. Deputy Pertti Itkonen, tel.int. +358 206 39 7307, pertti.itkonen@metsa.fi.

Hely Juntunen

National Park Superintendent

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

Puh. 0206397634

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

Pekka Sulkava

National Park Superintendent

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
(Peuratie 15)
99400 Enontekiö

Puh. 0206397958

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

Pirjo Seurujärvi

Park Superintendent

Metsähallitus
Parks & Wildlife Finland
(Miessipolku 2)
99980 Utsjoki

Puh. 0206397704

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