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Workshop 1
Content page | Published: 2017-04-20

Plan4Blue workshop “Scenarios for Blue Economy” in Helsinki, 15th-16th of June, 2017 Plan4Blue organised the first of four stakeholder workshops in mid-June in Helsinki. The focus of the firs...

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Coastal spatial planning forms the basis for sustainable business activities
Press release | Published: 2017-06-13

The planning of coastal spatial management enables account to be taken of the effects of land-sea activities on coastal nature and local business activities. The objective of such planning is to exami......

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Significant blue-green algae blooms possible in Finnish marine areas during 2017 summer
Press release | Published: 2017-06-01

The risk for vast blue-green algae blooms in the Gulf of Finland is greater than during previous years. The exceptional nutritional conditions are caused partially by major Baltic inflows from the Nor......

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Major Baltic inflows have improved the condition of the Baltic Proper
Press release | Published: 2016-09-02

The effects of the major Baltic inflows that have arrived in 2014, 2015 and 2016 can be seen in the improved oxygen situation of the basins to the east and south of Gotland. The anoxic area of the sea......

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Considerable risk of blue-green algal blooms in some of Finland's sea areas in the summer of 2016
Press release | Published: 2016-06-02

According to the estimate of the Finnish Environment Institute’s Marine Research Centre, this year the risk of blue-green algal blooms is considerable in a large part of the Gulf of Finland, the Finni......

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Development of Archipelago Sea nutrient load model assembly and its implementation to coastal Gulf of Finland and Bothnian Sea
Project | Published: 2016-05-19

In this project an ecosystem model assembly, covering key nutrient inputs and outputs, is being developed for nutrient load management and impact assessment, and monitoring of Finnish coastal areas. ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Development of Archipelago Sea nutrient load model assembly and its implementation to coastal Gulf of Finland and Bothnian Sea
Research vessel Aranda renovation
Project | Published: 2015-10-19

The marine research vessel Aranda will be renovated to meet the needs of future marine research in the Baltic Sea. The renovation reduces the vessel’s operating costs, increases its energy efficie...

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Major Baltic inflow was not enough to bring oxygen into all of the deep basins in the Baltic Sea main basin
Press release | Published: 2015-08-28

The effects of the major Baltic inflow that reached the Baltic Sea in December 2014 are now reaching the mouth of the Gulf of Finland. However, the effects of the inflow have subsided, and it cannot c......

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Algal forecast: considerable risk of blue-green algal blooms in some of Finland's sea areas
Press release | Published: 2015-06-05

According to the algal forecast from SYKE’s Marine Research Centre, the risk of blue-green algal blooms is considerable in the entire western Gulf of Finland, the southern areas of the Finnish Archipe......

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Research Vessel Aranda
Content page | Published: 2015-12-18

      Research Vessel Aranda Aranda is a modern, ice-reinforced research vessel. She was planned and built for Bal...

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The oxygen situation improved in the Baltic proper, the algae levels in the eastern part of the Gulf of Finland are the lowest they have been in the 2000s
Press release | Published: 2014-09-11

The oxygen situation of the southern and central parts of the Baltic proper have improved, but the oxygen situation on the deep open-sea floors of the Gulf of Finland have continued to deteriorate sin......

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Research & Development > Water > The oxygen situation improved in the Baltic proper, the algae levels in the eastern part of the Gulf of Finland are the lowest they have been in the 2000s
The Finnish and the Swedish institutes SYKE and SMHI enter a unique collaboration on marine environmental monitoring
Press release | Published: 2014-02-11

SYKE, the Finnish Environment Institute, and SMHI, the Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute, have started a close collaboration to monitor the marine environment of the Baltic and the Nor......

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New recommendations for the Archipelago Sea: fish-based feed, integration of fish farms and planning control
Press release | Published: 2013-10-25

Extraction of Baltic Sea fish recommended for fish feed. This would enable the recycling of marine nutrients and eliminate the need for fish feed imports. This is one of the recommendations jointly dr......

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Large lakes OK, coastal water quality poor
Press release | Published: 2013-10-02

A new assessment of the ecological status of Finland’s waters shows that 85% of the surface area of our lakes and 65% of our rivers are in a good or very good state. However, three-quarters of the sur......

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No significant changes in the status of the Gulf of Finland’s coastal waters compared to last year; oxygen situation on deep open-sea floors has deteriorated
Press release | Published: 2013-09-19

The oxygen situation on deep-sea floors, in open seas in the Gulf of Finland, has deteriorated compared to last year. Results obtained during an expedition by the research vessel Aranda in early summe......

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Research & Development > Water > No significant changes in the status of the Gulf of Finland’s coastal waters compared to last year; oxygen situation on deep open-sea floors has deteriorated
Research vessels
Content page | Published: 2013-05-06

  Research vessel Aranda   R/V Aranda. R/V Aranda is a modern, ice-reinfo...

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