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A warmer Arctic will have a large and complex impact to algal production
Press release | Published: 2019-05-09

The warming of the Arctic Ocean could generally increase the primary production provided by algae living in sea ice, but the impact varies greatly between latitudes, claims a study published in the re......

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Doctoral dissertation: The duration of the ice cover of Finnish inland waters has shortened, and seasonal winter and spring discharges have increased
Press release | Published: 2019-02-19

The duration of the ice cover on Finnish inland waters has shortened due to milder winters. Correspondingly, the seasonal river discharges in winter and spring have increased, reports a new doctoral d......

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Research & Development > Water > Doctoral dissertation: The duration of the ice cover of Finnish inland waters has shortened, and seasonal winter and spring discharges have increased
Digitalizing water resource measurement and observation - VEMIDI
Project | Published: 2019-01-25

Backround Technological advances offer several new methods for environmental monitoring. The information produced with different methods is not uniform and requires advanced data and quality co...

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International Arctic oil spill response exercise and seminar will be arranged in Oulu 7-8 March
Press release | Published: 2018-03-01

International Arctic oil recovery exercise will be held 7 March at the Bay of Bothnia off the coast of Oulu City in Northern Finland. All interested are welcome to follow the exercise in real time vid......

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Copernicus Global Land Lot 2 (C-GLOPS2)
Project | Published: 2018-02-06

Copernicus Global Land Lot 2 is a component of the Copernicus Global Land Service addressing the thematic domain of cryosphere and water. One of the main objectives of Copernicus program is to provid...

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Arctic expertise
Content page | Published: 2017-05-09

© Ilkka Lastumäki Our research and expertise support the protection and use of the sensitive environments in the Arctic regions. SYKE is extensively involved in the Arctic Council's ...

Arctic expertise
Research vessel Aranda renovation
Project | Published: 2015-10-19

The marine research vessel Aranda will be renovated to meet the needs of future marine research in the Baltic Sea. The renovation reduces the vessel’s operating costs, increases its energy efficie...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Research vessel Aranda renovation
R/V Aranda to become the next generation marine research vessel
Press release | Published: 2015-07-02

  The marine research vessel Aranda will be renovated to meet the needs of future marine research in the Baltic Sea. The renovation reduces the vessel’s operating costs, increases its e......

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Global warming causes significant changes on the Baltic Sea region
Press release | Published: 2015-05-22

The climate change has already altered the characteristics of the Baltic Sea region, reveals a recent international study. In the continuation the global warming will increasingly affect e.g. ice cove......

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Research Vessel Aranda
Content page | Published: 2019-06-27

      Research Vessel Aranda Aranda is a modern, ice-reinforced research vessel. She was planned and built for Bal...

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Algae and bacteria in sea ice are important for the carbon budgets of frozen oceans
Press release | Published: 2013-09-12

Underneath the pristine snow cover of the Arctic and Antarctic pack ice, there is a community of microscopic algae and bacteria that thrive within the ice itself. These ice-organisms are adapted to gr......

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Winter navigation risks and oil contingency plan (WINOIL)
Project | Published: 2013-04-12

Latest events Final Seminar of the WINOIL project was held in St. Petersburg, Russia in 30th September 2014. After the seminar, the project group will have the closing meeting in 1st November, a...

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Sea ice biogeochemistry and microbial ecology in ice
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

Project description Climate scenarios predict large scale changes in e.g. water balance in Baltic Sea catchment and notable increase in average temperatures. Changes are predicted to affe...

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Lake ice in Finland - observed trends and future outlooks
Press release | Published: 2011-01-17

In a country of 187 888 lakes, it is no wonder that long data series exist on lake ice variables – particularly because all those water bodies freeze every winter, states Dr Esko Kuusisto, Lead......

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