A Tour Around Lappajärvi, Europe’s Largest Crater Lake

Season 3, Episode 37
In this episode, I speak to Teemu Öhman who is a Craterologist or, to be more precise, an Earth and planetary scientist and lecturer at Arctic Planetary Science Institute.
Teemu explained about the creation of Lake Lappajärvi in Etelä-Pohjanmaa, and then gave some recommendations of places to visit in the Lappajärvi area. All of which you can discover for yourself, using the new virtual Craterlake Geotrail commissioned by Järviseutu-Seura ry

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Teemu’s Selected Highlights of Lappajärvi

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Finnish words

  • Lappajärvi – Crater lake in Etelä-Pohjanmaa
  • Vimpeli – Town east of Lake Lappajärvi
  • Alajärvi – Town south of Lake Lappajärvi
  • Porvoo – Town in Southern Finland
  • Koli – Town in Eastern Finland
  • UNESCO Geo Park
  • Merenkurku – Archipelago area near Vaasa, Etelä-Pohjanmaa
  • Björköby – island in the Merenkurku area

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