From Ladoga to Saimaa – an exhibition on the CBC project Shore protection

On the 2nd of February 2022, an exhibition on the CBC project Shore protection
opens at Galleria Pihatto, Lappeenranta. At the exhibition, you can,
for example, feel a mire, enjoy nature photos, and explore the
travel diary from a canoe adventure at Hiitolanjoki.

Titled “From Ladoga to Saimaa”, the exhibition presents the Shore
protection project activities both from Finland and Russia, through
photo exhibition, as well as other visual materials, including an
expedition canoe with all necessary equipment. Tummuneva art
production, made by Teemu Lehmusruusu with his workgroup, is also

Shore protection project is a two-year SEFR CBC project, funded by the
EU, Finland and Russian Federation. The Finnish Association for Nature
Conservation is the lead partner of the project and the Hiitolanjoki
Association from Finland and NGO Neo Eco Project, Komarov Botanical
Institute, Priozersk municipality and the Directorate of protected
areas of Leningrad region are partners in the pr