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Flood Centre warnings now available in the renewed Weather application
Press release | Published: 2017-04-10

The renewed Weather application allows you to access five-day weather and flood warnings on your mobile device. The service is part of cooperation between the Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI) an......

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Five-day weather and flood warnings available in the new service
Press release | Published: 2017-02-01

Flood warnings from the Finnish Environment Institute have been added to the service of Finnish Meteorological Institute as a new warning type. The only flood warnings shown on the warning map are dan......

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Transformation and flocculation of riverine organic matter in estuaries
Press release | Published: 2014-03-11

Microbes and the salt in sea water significantly shape organic matter transported by rivers to their estuaries, clarifies researcher Eero Asmala in his doctoral thesis at the Finnish Environment Insti......

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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
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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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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Restoring Europe's Rivers (RESTORE)
Project | Published: 2013-09-05

Aims of the project RESTORE encourages the restoration of European rivers which refers to bringing rivers and their catchment areas back towards a more original and natural state. This de...

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Algal reviews
Content page | Published: 2017-02-22

National algal reviews are published weekly on Thursdays from June to the end of August. Algal review provides a comprehensive overview of the state of algal blooms throughout Finland's inla...

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Controls of supporting ecosystem services through the load of terminal electron acceptors (TEA-SERVICES
Project | Published: 2013-04-23

The objective of the project is to show that the status of the ecosystem is not reliant only on nutrient loading but also on Terminal Electron Acceptor (TEA) flux and that through the control of t...

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Biogeochemistry of the Baltic Sea in a Changing Climate: From Catchment to Open Sea
Project | Published: 2013-04-11

Project description The major aim of this project is to establish a biogeochemical study of the Baltic from the catchment to the open sea to investigate how inorganic and organic matter...

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Concentrations of surface finishing agents in fish caught in Helsinki's Vanhankaupunginlahti Bay ten times higher than in other areas
Press release | Published: 2011-05-27

Finnish Environment Institute and Evira High concentrations of organic tin compounds used in antifouling paints are still being found in perch and pike-perch in the Vanhankaupunginlahti......

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