Nature of Finland
- 1 Southern Finland
- 2 South-Western archipelago and Åland
- 3 South-Western Finland
- 4 Lake Finland
- 5 Ostrobothnia
- 6 Northern Finland
- 7 Biotopes
- 8 Seasons
- 9 See also
South-Western archipelago and Åland
This area consists Finland Proper, Satakunta and South-Western part of Tavastia.
Central to eastern Finland is known as Järvi-Suomi, Lake Finland. The area has more than 100 000 lakes and is more hilly than Western Finland at the same latitudes. Forests cover an even larger part of the land than on average in Finland.
Eastern Lake Finland
Western Lake Finland
Rivers and flat landscape are charasteristic of Ostrobothnia.
All the tops that go oer 500 metres are in Northern Finland. Northern Finland also has the largest rivers.
71 % of the Finnish area is covered by Forest. Finland is in the en:taiga region where spruce and pine dominate.
Bogs cover 26 % of the Finnish land area.
- Maisemamaakunnat – the plan goes, albeit very roughly, along these lines