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Water quality detection using Sentinel and Landsat satellite series on Finnish lakes and coastal waters/Baltic Sea (VESISEN)
Project | Published: 2017-10-12

Sentinel 2 satellite image from 27.8.2016 the west coast of Finland. ESA Sentinel program, prosessed by SYKE. Water quality detection using Sentinel and Landsat satellite series on Finnish lakes and coastal waters/Baltic Sea (VESISEN)

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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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
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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Formation of Decision-Making System Aimed at Ecological and Economic Development of Issyk-Kul Lake's Territory Based on Results of Environment Monitoring (KGZ-Water / Issyk-Kul)
Project | Published: 2015-06-16

There are three main Project’s component: Component 1. Cooperatio Experience and information exchange among organizations and ongoing Projects on the territory of Issyk-Kul Oblast. Carrying...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Formation of Decision-Making System Aimed at Ecological and Economic Development of Issyk-Kul Lake's Territory Based on Results of Environment Monitoring (KGZ-Water / Issyk-Kul)
Programme for Finland’s Water Sector Support to Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan (FinWaterWEI II)
Project | Published: 2015-06-16

The overall objective and purpose is expected to lead to four Key Results : 1 Result: Improved application of integrated management of water resources and strengthened basis for transbounda...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Programme for Finland’s Water Sector Support to Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan (FinWaterWEI II)
Capacity building on surface water quality monitoring in Tajikistan (TJK-Water)
Project | Published: 2015-06-15

The overall objective (intended long-term impact) of the Project is to increase the capacity of Tajik authorities to provide reliable environmental information of surface water quality both for the c...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Capacity building on surface water quality monitoring in Tajikistan (TJK-Water)
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
Old Aranda ships
Content page | Published: 2014-12-18

Nautilus Finnish Institute of Marine Research (FIMR) started using steamship Nautilus in 1903. It had been built for ichtyological and marine research, and stayed in use until 1938. ...

Services > Research vessels > Research Vessel Aranda > Old Aranda ships
Ship
Content page | Published: 2014-12-18

R/V Aranda is the third research vessel carrying the name with pride, and the fourth proper research vessel in the history of Finnish marine reasearch. The first vessel built for research purposes was...

Services > Research vessels > Research Vessel Aranda > Ship
Fluxes of Terminal Electron Acceptors: Linking Human Disturbance to the Health of Aquatic Systems (TEAQUILA)
Project | Published: 2014-12-05

In the TEAQUILA project we will focus on improving the state of aquatic ecosystems by controlling the load of terminal electron acceptors (TEAs), besides decreasing nutrient loading. The analysis of ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Fluxes of Terminal Electron Acceptors: Linking Human Disturbance to the Health of Aquatic Systems (TEAQUILA)
A water quality and nutrient load model system for Finnish watersheds VEMALA
Content page | Published: 2014-12-01

VEMALA The VEMALA model is an operational, national scale nutrient loading model for Finnish watersheds (Huttunen et al., submitted). It simulates nutrient processes, leaching and transport on...

Research & Development > Water > Models and tools > Models for river basin management planning > A water quality and nutrient load model system for Finnish watersheds VEMALA
FinWaterWEI 2009-2013
Content page | Published: 2015-10-23

Access to water plays a key role in development – it sustains human life, both through direct consumption and use in agriculture for food security. Because of its importance, there are many dem...

FinWaterWEI II > FinWaterWEI 2009-2013
Working groups
Content page | Published: 2014-04-01

Working group meetings on specific topics concerning measures Programme Thursday and Friday, 20.-21.3. Conclusions and presentations from each working group meetings on specific to...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Nordic WFD conference 2014 > Working groups
Conference Presentations
Content page | Published: 2014-04-01

Wednesday 19th of March 2014 Programme        Welcome to Oulu and Finland, Leena Tuuri, Director of the Urban and Environment Office of the Oulu R...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Nordic WFD conference 2014 > Conference Presentations
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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FinWaterWEI II
Content page | Published: 2017-06-08

Access to water plays a key role in development – it sustains human life, both through direct consumption and use in agriculture for food security. Because of its importance, there are many demands f...

FinWaterWEI II
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...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Restoring Europe's Rivers (RESTORE)
Sustainable Uses of Baltic Marine Resources (SUBMARINER)
Project | Published: 2013-04-11

Objectives of SUBMARINER project The BSR faces enormous challenges including growing transport, new installations, fishery declines, severe marine pollution with excessiv...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Sustainable Uses of Baltic Marine Resources (SUBMARINER)

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