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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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Effects of different restoration methods on forestry-impacted streams
News | Published: 2017-03-28

Forestry practices can cause excessive sedimentation in stream ecosystems. A challenge to stream management is therefore to identify the best restoration practices to mitigate the harmful impacts of f......

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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 ...

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North Region RESTORE Seminar 2013
Content page | Published: 2013-10-21

Outcomes from North Region - Final Seminar in Finland In August 150  river restoration experts from Norway, Sweden, Estonia, Poland and Finland participated to the North Region RESTORE ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Restoring Europe's Rivers (RESTORE) > North Region RESTORE Seminar 2013
Healthy local lakes – new water management tools for citizens
Press release | Published: 2013-09-30

Citizens have been reserved a major role in initiating, planning and implementing water management measures. Led by the Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE), the GisBloom project has led to the develo......

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Phase 1: Description, collation and analysis of data in the GISBLOOM project
Content page | Published: 2013-04-30

Collecting nutrient load data Forecasting algal blooming and management of eutrophication require data on nitrogen and phosphorus loads. Given that, for many areas, there is insu...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Tools for evaluation and management of eutrophication (GisBloom) > Phase 1: Description, collation and analysis of data in the GISBLOOM project
Phase 2: Real-time algal bloom forecasts and cost-benefit analysis as part of the GISBLOOM project
Content page | Published: 2013-04-30

Phase 2 will create an algal bloom model for forecasting algal blooming in Finnish lakes. Modelled algal bloom forecasts will be combined with interpretations of algae amounts, derived from sat...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Tools for evaluation and management of eutrophication (GisBloom) > Phase 2: Real-time algal bloom forecasts and cost-benefit analysis as part of the GISBLOOM project
Phase 3: Testing the methods on pilot areas in the GISBLOOM project
Content page | Published: 2013-04-30

Workshops on pilot areas In 2012 and 2013, two workshops will be organised in each pilot area. These workshops will present the methods and models developed within the project, and assemb...

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Tools for evaluation and management of eutrophication (GisBloom)
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

CURRENT Euroopean Commission: GisBloom is one of the best projects GisBloom-project has been chosen one of the best project of the LIFE Environment projects. News (Januar...

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Assessing in-stream rehabilitation with a two-dimensional model of river hydrodynamics and fish habitat, a case study – the River Kiiminkijoki
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

Timber floating was practiced in most of the Finnish rivers and float worthy brooks for many years. In the broadest state there were over 40 000 km of float ways from which about one third were...

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