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Algal bloom monitoring June 29, 2017: Cool and changeable weather has restrained cyanobacteria

Press release 2017-06-29 at 13:09
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Cyanobacterial abundances have been influenced by cool weather also this week. In inland waters a little over ten observations of low amounts of cyanobacteria have been made, as well as one observation of an abundant bloom. In Finnish sea areas no cyanobacterial blooms have been observed. More in Finnish

Large map of the week's 26 algal situation
 

Risk assessment of blue-green algae blooms:


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Lakes

Researcher Minna Kuoppala, Finnish Environment Institute SYKE (till June 30)
Tel +358 295 251 324, firstname.lastname@ymparisto.fi

Limnologist Sari Mitikka, Finnish Environment Institute SYKE (from July 3)
Tel +358 295 251 430, firstname.lastname@ymparisto.fi

 

Sea areas

Cyanobacterial bloom situation

Researcher Heidi Hällfors, Finnish Environment Institute SYKE (till June 30)
Tel +358 295 251 114, firstname.lastname@ymparisto.fi

Researcher Sirpa Lehtinen, Finnish Environment Institute SYKE (from July 3)
Tel +358 295 251 353, firstname.lastname@ymparisto.fi

State of the Baltic Sea

Senior Research Scientist Seppo Knuuttila, Finnish Environment Institute SYKE (till June 30)
Tel +358 295 251 286, firstname.lastname@ymparisto.fi

Senior Researcher Antti Räike, Finnish Environment Institute SYKE (from July 3)
Tel +358 295 251 586, firstname.lastname@ymparisto.fi

 

Communications

Communications Assistant Suvi-Anne Kinnunen, Finnish Environment Institute SYKE (till June 30)
Tel +358 295 251 840, firstname.lastname@ymparisto.fi

Communication Specialist Hannele Ahponen, Finnish Environment Institute SYKE (from July 3)
Tel +358 50 327 5997, firstname.x.lastname@ymparisto.fi


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