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Research cruises 2017
Content page | Published: 2017-11-23

Research Vessel Aranda's research cruises in 2017: R/V Aranda was docked from end of July until end of the year. Some of the cruises were made using substitutive vessel. 07.01.2017......

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New method of sea bottom remediation to be studied in Töölö Bay
Press release | Published: 2017-08-11

The sea bottom near cities is often damaged by harmful substances introduced through human activity. The same environments also often suffer from eutrophication. A research project is being carried o......

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Research & Development > Water > New method of sea bottom remediation to be studied in Töölö Bay
Models and tools
Content page | Published: 2015-04-24

Several different kinds of tools are used in SYKE to assess and forecast the state of the environment. In a large perspective they can be called mathematical models. Models are mostly needed to suppo...

Research & Development > Water > Models and tools
Probabilistic Evaluation of Ecological and Economic Objectives of River Basin Management Reveals a Potential Flaw in the Goal Setting of the EU Water Framework Directive
Published: 2017-05-08

Environmental Management (2017)...

Publications > Articles > Probabilistic Evaluation of Ecological and Economic Objectives of River Basin Management Reveals a Potential Flaw in the Goal Setting of the EU Water Framework Directive
Utilization of Canadian waterweed - from nuisance to source of raw materials
Project | Published: 2016-05-13

  Background In Koillismaa-region many lakes have been invaded by a harmful alien species Canadian waterweed ( Elodea canadensis ). In Finland, it has spread besides Koillismaa ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Utilization of Canadian waterweed - from nuisance to source of raw materials
Research cruises 2016
Content page | Published: 2017-01-13

Research Vessel Aranda's research cruises in 2016: 07.01.2016 - 15.01.2016 Hydrographic and biological monitoring of the Baltic Sea, the Sound, Kattegat and Skagerrak. 18.01.2016 - ......

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Lake brownification and eutrophication decrease the content of essential fatty acids in fish used in human diets
Press release | Published: 2016-09-30

Eutrophication and brownification change phytoplankton community structure and decrease production of essential omega-3 fatty acids in lakes. Perch growing in oligotrophic clear-water lakes contain 1.......

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Current > Press releases > Lake brownification and eutrophication decrease the content of essential fatty acids in fish used in human diets
Research & Development > Water > Lake brownification and eutrophication decrease the content of essential fatty acids in fish used in human diets
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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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 cruises 2015
Content page | Published: 2016-01-15

Research Vessel Aranda's research cruises in 2015: 07.01.2015 - 14.01.2015 Hydrographic and biological monitoring of the Baltic Sea, the Sound, Kattegat and Skagerrak. 19.01.2015 - ......

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The Gulf of Finland is slowly recovering
Press release | Published: 2015-12-01

Algae levels and phosphorus load from land have decreased in the Gulf of Finland during the last ten years. However, the nutrients from Baltic Proper and the anoxic water near the bottom slow down the......

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Research & Development > Water > The Gulf of Finland is slowly recovering
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...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Research vessel Aranda renovation
Requalifying matter: nutrient recycling, pollution control and the shifting economies of fertilisation (QUMARE)
Project | Published: 2015-09-23

  Finland seeks to become a model country in terms of nutrient recycling.  The QUMARE project analyses the promotion of this objective by focusing on the policy interventions...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Requalifying matter: nutrient recycling, pollution control and the shifting economies of fertilisation (QUMARE)
Baltic Sea ecosystem wheel presents eleven key descriptors making up a healthy Baltic marine ecosystem
News | Published: 2015-09-04

Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) has recently updated information on the state of the Finnish Baltic Sea ecosystem. The publication, Sea Spray 2015 (Meren pärskäys 2015 in Finnish) presents scient......

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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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R/V Aranda to become the next generation marine research vessel
Press release | Published: 2015-07-02

  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 e......

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Global warming causes significant changes on the Baltic Sea region
Press release | Published: 2015-05-22

The climate change has already altered the characteristics of the Baltic Sea region, reveals a recent international study. In the continuation the global warming will increasingly affect e.g. ice cove......

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Research & Development > Climate change > Global warming causes significant changes on the Baltic Sea region
Research & Development > Water > Global warming causes significant changes on the Baltic Sea region
Models for river basin management planning
Content page | Published: 2016-09-27

Several tools and models to support and improve river basin management planning have been developed and tested in the Finnish Environment Institute. They can be used to aid in assessing the status of...

Research & Development > Water > Models and tools > Models for river basin management planning
A cleaner Gulf of Finland would provide tens of millions of euros in recreational benefits annually
Press release | Published: 2015-01-15

Improving the state of the Gulf of Finland would benefit the recreational use of coastal properties by over 50 million euros annually. The greatest benefits would come from the decrease of algal bloom......

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Research & Development > Water > A cleaner Gulf of Finland would provide tens of millions of euros in recreational benefits annually
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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