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Lauri Ahopelto

Lauri Ahopelto

Freshwater Centre,

Twitter: @LauriAhopelto

Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE)

FIN-00251 Helsinki, Finland



Current tasks

I work as a researcher at the Freshwater Centre. I do mainly water security related research at the moment. Mainly focusing on drought in the Winland-project (’From Failand to Winland’). I am also a doctoral student at Aalto University in Water and Development research group.


I am Master of Science (tech) from Aalto University. My major was water and environmental engineering. I have worked in many water resources management realted themes since my graduation. I have worked also on many different levels, from regional water authority (ELY-center) to national level (Ministry of agriculture and forestry and Finnis Environment Institute). I have studied floods, drought, water level regulation, ice-jam flooding, water accounting, environmental flows, water indices etc.


From Failand to Winland


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Published 2018-01-29 at 10:26, updated 2018-01-29 at 13:19

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