Publications of the maritime spatial planning project Plan4Blue

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Sustainable Blue Economies 


Blue Growth ─ Drivers and alternative scenarios for the Gulf of Finland and the Archipelago Seacenario (pdf, 2 MB). 2018. Publications of the Centre for Maritime Studies, Brahea Centre at the University of Turku. A 75. 

Assessment of the role of marine industries in the region (pdf, 2 MB). 2018

Environmental Management

Spatial analysis


Guide for cross-border spatial data analysis in Maritime Spatial Planning (pdf, 2 MB). Practical handbook. 2019. Nylén T, Tolvanen H, Erkkilä-Välimäki A & Roose M. Publications of the Department of Geography and Geology of University of Turku 12. University of Turku, Turku.​

Map visualisations of Plan4Blue MSP case studies (pdf, 5 MB). Map deliverable. 2019. Roose, M., Nylén, T., Tolvanen, H., Erkkilä-Välimäki, A. Plan4Blue report.

From silent knowledge to spatial information – Mapping blue growth scenarios for maritime spatial planning. Scientific article. 2019. Tolvanen, H, Erkkilä-Välimäki, A, Nylén, T (2019). Marine Policy 107, 103598.

Cross-border collaboration in MSP



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