Cruise report from R/V Svea week 10-11, 2024

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During the cruise, which is part of the Swedish pelagic monitoring program, the Skagerrak, the Kattegat, the Sound and the Baltic Proper were visited.

The surface water temperature was normal for the month and varied from 2–4 °C in the Baltic Sea to 3–4 °C in the North Sea. In the North Sea, the …

 
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Author: Madeleine Nilsson
Published: Apr, 2024
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Climate Science Information for Climate Action

A new global climate service, the Climate Information Portal (CIP), was developed by SMHI on behalf of the World Meteorological Organization, World Climate Research Programme and the Green Climate Fund (GCF). The main purpose of the web service is to enhance the base of climate science for …

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Improvement of Air Quality and Air Quality Management in Bosnia and Herzegovina (IMPAQ)

From 2019 to 2022, SMHI worked on a project led by the Swedish EPA aimed at improving the understanding of air pollution in Bosnian urban areas. The focus was on identifying sources of air pollution and making air quality data more accessible.

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Partnership for Improving Air Quality in the Western Balkans

The main goals of this regional project in the Western Balkans, spanning from 2022 to 2026, are to equip stakeholders with the tools required to understand the air quality situation, leading causes of air pollution, and necessary improvements.

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Swedish Climate Symposium 2024 – registration open

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On May 15-17 it is time for a new edition of the Swedish Climate Symposium in Norrköping. The focus is climate research for society and we welcome both researchers and practitioners to join, for three days centered around understanding the science, investigating implications and exploring …

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Inderpreet Kaur

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Mega Octaviani

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Algae report number 3, 2024

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The diatom spring bloom was ongoing at Anholt E and Fladen in the Kattegat, but at all other Kattegat and Skagerrak stations the total cell numbers were moderate although the scene was set when it comes to species. The abundance and biodiversity were low in the Baltic Sea, although moderate amounts …

 
Type: Report
Author: Ann-Turi Skjevik, Anders Torstensson
Published: Mar, 2024
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Cruise report from R/V Svea week 6-7, 2024

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During the expedition, as part of the Swedish pelagic monitoring program, the Skagerrak, the Kattegat, the Sound and the Baltic Proper were visited. In the Baltic Proper extra stations were visited for the mapping of winter nutrients.

The temperature in the surface water was normal to slightly …

 
Type: Report
Author: Karin Wesslander
Published: Mar, 2024
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International Women’s Day 2024 – SMHI aspires to inspire inclusion

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On March 8th International Women’s Day is celebrated globally. On this day, the international development cooperation team at SMHI wants to highlight the topic and the importance of gender inclusion within their areas of work.

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