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Assessment of the status of Finland’s waters: Status of lakes and rivers about the same as before, coastal waters have deteriorated
Press release | Published: 2019-08-27

A new assessment of the ecological status of surface waters in Finland shows that 87% of the surface area of our lakes and 68% of our rivers are in good or very good condition. Eutrophication is still......

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The 9th Nordic WFD Conference 2019
Event | Event starts: 2019-05-21

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TAIHU
Project | Published: 2018-10-03

The overall objective of this project is to co-create new information, knowledge and recommendations on water management and ecological security, together with Chinese partners based on IWRM approach...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > TAIHU
Models and tools
Content page | Published: 2015-04-24

Several different kinds of tools are used in SYKE to assess and forecast the state of the environment. In a large perspective they can be called mathematical models. Models are mostly needed to suppo...

Research & Development > Water > Models and tools
Models for river basin management planning
Content page | Published: 2016-09-27

Several tools and models to support and improve river basin management planning have been developed and tested in the Finnish Environment Institute. They can be used to aid in assessing the status of...

Research & Development > Water > Models and tools > Models for river basin management planning
Working groups
Content page | Published: 2014-04-01

Working group meetings on specific topics concerning measures Programme Thursday and Friday, 20.-21.3. Conclusions and presentations from each working group meetings on specific to...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Nordic WFD conference 2014 > Working groups
Novel gypsum-based products for farm scale phosphorus trapping (TraP)
Project | Published: 2014-01-17

The Trap project was a 3-year joint venture (2008–2010) analyzing the effect of gypsum, an industrial by-product, on phosphorus losses from fields to surface waters (Ekholm et al. 2011, 2012). SYKE w...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Novel gypsum-based products for farm scale phosphorus trapping (TraP)
Conference Presentations
Content page | Published: 2014-04-01

Wednesday 19th of March 2014 Programme        Welcome to Oulu and Finland, Leena Tuuri, Director of the Urban and Environment Office of the Oulu R...

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Nordic WFD conference 2014
Project | Published: 2015-10-09

How to improve resource effective implementation of WFD in Nordic countries   19 March 2014 The City of Oulu, Finland The Nordic WFD Conference was held ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Nordic WFD conference 2014
Large lakes OK, coastal water quality poor
Press release | Published: 2013-10-02

A new assessment of the ecological status of Finland’s waters shows that 85% of the surface area of our lakes and 65% of our rivers are in a good or very good state. However, three-quarters of the sur......

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Healthy local lakes – new water management tools for citizens
Press release | Published: 2013-09-30

Citizens have been reserved a major role in initiating, planning and implementing water management measures. Led by the Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE), the GisBloom project has led to the develo......

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Interactions between flood risk management and river basin management (Vehotulva)
Project | Published: 2013-09-03

For more information Milla Mäenpää, Finnish Environment Institute SYKE, milla.maenpaa(@)ymparisto.fi ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Interactions between flood risk management and river basin management (Vehotulva)
Deliverable products of the GisBloom project
Content page | Published: 2013-04-30

Action 1:  Project management GisBloom inception report (01.07.2011).pdf (1060kt) GisBloom Mid-term Report (30.04.2012).pdf (3170 kt) Action 1. After Life Communication Pla...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Tools for evaluation and management of eutrophication (GisBloom) > Deliverable products of the GisBloom project
Integrative systems to assess ecological status and recovery of water bodies (WISER)
Project | Published: 2013-04-17

WISER (Water bodies in Europe: Integrative systems to assess ecological status and recovery) has developed tools for the integrated assessment of ...

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Integrative systems to assess ecological status and recovery of water bodies (WISER)