On August 26, Friends of the Baltic held a media tour for journalists and bloggers, during which they talked about the relationship between climate change and the state of aquatic ecosystems. The participants of the event drove along the northern and southern shores of the Gulf of Finland to points with vivid examples of the consequences of climate change.
Climate and Energy
The report covers the theoretical foundations of ocean acidification as a process occurring in all waters on the planet, the causes of acidification in general, the effect of the process specifically for the Baltic Sea and the impact of acidification on its ecosystem. The report describes in detail the current state of acidification and monitoring approaches. You will also learn about the actions that we need to take to mitigate acidification and adapt to its consequences.
“Minimize and address the impacts of ocean acidification, including through enhanced scientific cooperation at all levels” Target 3 of the UN Sustainable Development Goal Life below Water Ocean Acidification(OA) caused by carbon dioxide from the burning of fossil fuels puts our seas at danger.
Отчет о результатах исследований закисления вод российской части Балтийского моря и арктических морей России. Отчет описывает проблему закисления (асидификациии) вод Балтийского моря и бассейна Балтики, а также арктических морей, содержит последние данные научных исследований, анализ уровня знаний о проблеме в обществе и примеры гражданских инициатив, которые способствуют распространению информации о проблеме закисления вод и её решениях.
This fundamental textbook is part of the international SPARE project. The manual is intended for use in the natural science lessons at school, on school electives and extracurricular activities for children aged 10-14 years. The manual was developed and refined with the participation of teachers and experts of public organizations on the basis of more than 15 years of testing and active use in schools and other educational institutions. *SPARE - School Project for Application of Resources and Energy
On September 23 in St. Petersburg's "Friends of the Baltic" and "Ecocentrum" hosted a round table on cooperation between educational, scientific and public organizations for the protection of nature. Participants find out about the past year results of the Friends of the Baltic programs and the programs of the new 2019-2020 academic year for everyone to participate.