There are other harmful alien species on the eradication list, such as courgette.
Helsinki the nature conservation association attacks harmful alien species. The aim is to eradicate giant balms and other harmful alien species with help.
Giant balsam has been regulated as a harmful alien species throughout the EU. Its disadvantage is due, among other things, to the fact that it can form large-scale vegetations that take up space from the original vegetation, thus reducing the diversity of plant species.
On Monday, July 26, one work will be held in Mellunkylä Ojapuisto from 5.30 pm to 7.30 pm. On Thursday, July 29, the work will take place in Fastholm, Herttoniemi, from 5 pm to 8 pm.
Talk days continue even after these days. There is work more information on the website of the Finnish Association for Nature Conservation.
In addition to the nature conservation association, other actors are involved in the work arrangements.
To Helsinki in addition, three giant balsam eradication sites have been established. In them, anyone can go on their own to eradicate the pests.
The sites for self-control are located in Malmi, Meri-Rastila and Mellunkylä. You can find more information about them online.