Environment and Animals
Sipoo has a beautiful and variable nature: a beautiful archipelago, planty of forest areas and over 50 nature preservation zones. The total area of over 60 hectares of parks and green zones along the residental areas add comfort, and in addition the municipality plants beautiful summer flowers for its residents to enjoy. Two green areas are solely reserved for dogs and in the winter time there are designated skiing tracks, where you are allowed to ski in the company of your pooch. Close nature and nature values are important values for Sipoo and the municipality is commited to always take into count sustainability in all its services.
Environmental supervision takes care of the municipality’s environmental supervision and preservation of nature, and it is also responsible for monitoring of the environment and research of it. Environmental supervision is also responsible for governmental duties, such as permits, check-ups and surveillance.