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Citizen survey in Virojoki
News | Published: 2020-12-16

  The SEVIRA-project realizes surveys and interviews for Finnish and Russian citizens of the state of local waters and how to improve water quality. In Finland two large surveys......

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SEVIRA hydrologists held a fruitful virtual workshop
News | Published: 2020-11-26

SEVIRA hydrologists held first virtual workshop on Nov 17th. There were presentations and discussing e.g. data quality control practices and effects of covid-19 situation on hydrological monitoring in......

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Water quality monitoring on Vyborg Bay and Finnish coastal area in summer 2020
News | Published: 2020-11-11

The SEVIRA-project’s coastal water quality monitoring task for this season were realized as planned. There were two sampling cruises in both countries at the same time in June and August. Sampling wer......

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Water meets people SEVIRA > Current > Water quality monitoring on Vyborg Bay and Finnish coastal area in summer 2020
Discharge measurement campaign in SEVIRA rivers
News | Published: 2020-10-29

SEVIRA-project arranged a field measurement campaign with the discharge measurement specialists both from the Southeast Finland ELY-centre and Finnish Environment Institute SYKE in October 27th, 2020.......

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New SEVIRA-blog about river monitoring
News | Published: 2020-10-13

In the new SEVIRA-blog Maria Kämäri and Petri Ekholm write how SEVIRA-project has implemented extensive river water quality monitoring in three rivers discharging into the eastern Gulf of Finland. ...

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Jenni Attila tells about satellite observations in SEVIRA videoblog
News | Published: 2020-09-02

"Nowadays satellite observations are used in diverse ways in environmental monitoring” explains senior researcher Jenni Attila from the Geoinformatics Research Unit of the Finnish Environment Insti......

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Water meets people SEVIRA > Current > Jenni Attila tells about satellite observations in SEVIRA videoblog
SEVIRA-project news summer 2020
News | Published: 2020-07-13

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there were exceptional circumstances during the spring 2020. There were challenges to carry out SEVIRA-project according to the plans, but nevertheless the project has co......

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Water meets people SEVIRA > Current > SEVIRA-project news summer 2020
Russian and Finnish schools speaking same language in transboundary water monitoring!
News | Published: 2020-07-06

The Water monitoring kits’s materials were translated into Russian to enable better cooperation. Such kits help to measure water transparency, temperature, algal situation, turbidity, pH and oxygen. ......

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Water meets people SEVIRA > Current > Russian and Finnish schools speaking same language in transboundary water monitoring!
First SEVIRA modelling results presented in KIMO 2020 Conference in Russia
News | Published: 2020-06-05

First results of catchment modelling within the framework of SEVIRA project were showed by Dr Alexandra Ershova and Ksenia Korobchenkova (Russian State Hydrometeorological University) during the Fift......

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Water meets people SEVIRA > Current > First SEVIRA modelling results presented in KIMO 2020 Conference in Russia
Laboratory analysis methods impact on determined riverine phosphorus concentrations
News | Published: 2020-03-11

One of the key issues in SEVIRA-project is to obtain reliable data from rivers. This means not only necessity to carry out accurate measurements but to analyze the samples in laboratories and to com......

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Hydrological joint monitoring event was held in unusual winter conditions in Virolahti
News | Published: 2020-03-02

SEVIRA project arranged third hydrological joint monitoring event in 19th - 21st of February. Finnish and Russian experts gathered in Virolahti region to perform winter time hydrological measurements.......

Research & Development > Research and development projects > Projects > Water meets people SEVIRA > Current > Hydrological joint monitoring event was held in unusual winter conditions in Virolahti
Doctoral dissertation: Global analyses of drivers of water scarcity indicators in transboundary river basins
Press release | Published: 2020-02-17

Future water scarcity in transboundary river will intensify in basins which are already under stress and is mostly a local problem, reports a new doctoral dissertation. Hafsa Munia, researcher of the ......

Current > Doctoral dissertation: Global analyses of drivers of water scarcity indicators in transboundary river basins
SEVIRA-project presented in St. Petersburg
News | Published: 2019-12-05

SEVIRA-project was presented for communication specialists in an open event in the House of journalists in St. Petersburg at the end of November. In the event there was presented the Gulf of Finland c......

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SYKE helped to develop hydrological services in the Andes
Press release | Published: 2017-03-14

Finnish experts helped countries in the Andes region to develop their water, climate and weather services. Over the course of the multi-year project, progress was made in cooperation between the count......

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