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Recycling nutrients and energy of Canadian waterweed
Project | Published: 2019-04-11

            Background Invasive alien species Canadian waterweed ( Elodea canadensis ) has spread to hundreds of lakes around F...

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Completing management options in the Baltic Sea Region to reduce risk of invasive species introduction by shipping - COMPLETE
Project | Published: 2018-11-21

    Shipping contributes to the uncontrolled introduction of invasive species to the Baltic Sea, whic...

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Utilization of Canadian waterweed - from nuisance to source of raw materials
Project | Published: 2016-05-13

  Background In Koillismaa-region many lakes have been invaded by a harmful alien species Canadian waterweed ( Elodea canadensis ). In Finland, it has spread besides Koillismaa ...

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A correspondence on invasive species was published in Nature
News | Published: 2016-05-23

A correspondence on invasive species was just published in the high level scientific journal, Nature. In this Letter led by a senior scientist Maiju Lehtiniemi from SYKE’s Marine Research Centre the r......

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New online tool to standardise assessment of the status of European seas
News | Published: 2016-03-22

A new tool for the assessment of the state of the sea (NEAT) has been developed in a large joint European research project DEVOTES, which aims to develop indicators and assessment methods for marine b......

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Distribution, ecology and impacts of alien species in the Baltic Sea
Project | Published: 2013-04-19

Alien invasive species originate from other ecosystems, and are intentionally or unintentionally transferred to new environments by human actions. Ships transport efficiently alien species enabl...

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Growth of the cormorant population comes to a halt
Press release | Published: 2012-08-20

Image: Heikki Kotiranta A total of approximately 17,100 cormorant ......

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Finland's cormorant population grew by almost one quarter
Press release | Published: 2011-08-09

Cormorant chicks at their nest.  Picture: Pekka Rusanen ......

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