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Water meets people – learn, act and influence SEVIRA

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Nutrient loading modelling

News July 16, 2019
The overall goal of the modeling task is to use the calibrated models for simulating land-use changes, testing of the effectiveness of water protection methods and climate change scenarios. One of the pilot areas in the SEVIRA project is the transboundary Rakkolanjoki River in the Finnish-Russian border zone. In the project, the SWAT model is applied to this catchment area. Read more

Public awareness on a spotlight with Russia in the South-East Finland

Public awereness Virojoki

News June 12, 2019
The environmental awareness of the local public in the study area is increasing the Seleznevka (fin. Rakkolanjoki) and Virojoki Rivers due to the Water meets people – learn, act and influence SEVIRA funded by The South-East Finland – Russia CBC 2014-2020 programme. Several events to support environmental awareness and public river monitoring have been arranged, which also have received media attention. Read more



Funded by the European Union, the Russian Federation and the Republic of Finland.


Published 2018-11-15 at 12:36, updated 2019-07-16 at 14:24

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