Marko Leppänen

Marko Leppänen is a geographer, journalist and nature guide specialized in the health impacts of the nature. In Runokuun Tietokirjaraati event, he will participate with his book Suomalainen metsäkylpy (Gummerus 2019, written together with Adela Pajunen). The non-fiction book opens up the healthy impact of the forest and explains how the forest can heal. The book also tells about the connections between species: Do the spruces also experience stress? What does the forest fire symbolize?

Photo Riitta Astikainen