Contact Salpausselkä Geopark

The work of Salpausselkä UNESCO Global Geopark is coordinated and managed by the geopark staff within the regional tourism company Lahden Seutu – Lahti Region Ltd. The geopark staff work in close co-operation with the local authorities and other local actors committed to developing the geopark.

Kati Komulainen

Kati Komulainen

Executive Manager | Salpausselkä UNESCO Global Geopark p. +358 (0)40 579 9247
Vilma-Lotta Tallgren

Vilma-Lotta Tallgren

Geoscientist | Salpausselkä UNESCO Global Geopark p. +358 (0)40 757 8351

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In co-operation with

City of Lahti Environmental educators
Education for sustainability, coordination of the Salpausselkä Geopark programme for early childhood education and the environmental education working group

Emma Marjamäki, tel. +358 (0)44 416 4951 | emma.marjamaki (at)
Jenni Jelkänen tel. +358 (0)44 482 6601 | jenni.jelkanen (at)

Kanerva Kindergarten, City of Lahti
Salpausselkä Geopark Kindergarten: Geopark themes within early childhood education

Head of Kindergarten Jonna Tuominen, tel. +358 (0)50 398 5479 | josefiina.marola (at)

Salpaus Further Education, Asikkala Campus
Natural Resources and Environment studies: Geopark themes within vocational education and training

Senior Lecturer Paula Salomäki, tel. +358 (0)44 7081 967 | paula.salomaki (at)

Salpaus Further Education, Tourism
Geopark themes, sustainable travel studies

Senior Lecturer Maaria Alén, tel. +358 (0)44 7080 662 | maaria.alen (at)