How to reduce the nutrient pollution on the Gulf of Finland by common efforts?

Submitted by Александр Есипёнок on Tue, 01/25/2022 - 14:41
On December 16, 2021 in St. Petersburg was held a round table "Assessment and reduction of nutrient pollution on the rivers of the Gulf of Finland basin — intersectoral and transboundary cooperation". The event was conducted within the transboundary Russian-Finnish project "Water meets people: learn, act and influence" (SEVIRA), dedicated to the quality of water in three rivers: Sestra, Virojoki, Seleznyovka (Rakkolanjoki, Fin.).

Cross-border cooperation of young river researchers for the benefit of a common water basin

Submitted by Александр Есипёнок on Wed, 11/24/2021 - 20:05
On October 8, a cross-border Russian-Finnish youth seminar on the exchange of experience in river ecosystem research was held. The event was held online in Russian and Finnish with simultaneous translation. The seminar was opened by Lyudmila Vesikko, coordinator of the project "Water Meets People - Learn, Act and Influence" (SEVIRA) from the Finnish Institute of the Environment (SYKE).

"Sister River Festival" – play and education for nature

Submitted by Любовь Самылова on Wed, 08/11/2021 - 15:09
On May 22, the interregional environmental action «Sestra River Festival» was held in the basin of the Sestra River on the northern shore of the Gulf of Finland and was dedicated to the problems of the river and ways to solve them. The event brought together 74 participants from St.

Climate, water, energy, resources, microplastics and marine waste - cooperation for the protection of nature on the shores of the Baltic sea

Submitted by Елена Гретчина on Sun, 09/29/2019 - 01:00
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.