Farms and forestrys

The municipality of Juuka owns land- and forest areas approximately 4400 hectares:

  • 3700 hectares of growing forests, 400 hectares are zoned 
  • 40 hectares of fields
  • 400 hectares of scrub lands, wastelands and road areas
  • 250 hectares of plot areas and parks

Forestrys are treated besed on a plans that are valid for next 10 years (current plan: 2014 - 2023). A few key figures of the planned period:

  • Forest growth app. 16 000 m3/year
  • Fellings app. 12 000 m3/year
  • Incomes app. 400 000€/year

The municipal forests are treated by PEFC-certificate. 

The field -areas are rented to agriculture entrepreneurs.


Multi purpose usage of the forestrys:

  • Camping center
  • Hiking trails
  • Skiing tracks
  • Harbors
  • Swimming places
  • Plots - Check out the plot sales (from 1€!)

Contact:

Forest professional
Paavo Parviainen
P. +358 40 104 2605
E-mail: firstname.lastname@juuka.fi 

Municipality of Juuka

Municipality Hall of Juuka

Open mon - fri 9AM -3PM
Poikolantie 1, 83900 Juuka 

P. +358 40 104 2865 (Information point of the Municipality Hall)
P. +358 40 104 2000 (Switch number)
Fax. (+358 13) 472 123


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