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Marine environment

The sea is often in focus as a resource for society and its people, for recreation and for transportation. A sustainable environment and climate development are prerequisites for a sustainable use of ocean and its resources. SMHI provides the individual, government, researchers and the international community with data, forecasts and scenarios, and current information.

LATEST NEWS

19 December 2018

Current climate information enables marine planning that is sustainable in the long term

Global climate change will affect the seas and the marine ecosystems for a long time to come. Current information about ongoing and future climate change will now be incorporated into Swedish marine planning. SMHI is leading a project in which various stakeholder groups will also be involved in work to create user-friendly information.

19 December 2018

What is climate change doing to the Baltic Sea?

Hotter, fresher and more acidification. The Baltic Sea described in three terms, based on the latest research into the Baltic Sea in a changed climate. What does science have to say about the future of the Baltic Sea? And what can we do to influence its development?

18 December 2018

Dialogue creates usable base data for decisions

SMHI’s researchers are working with user dialogue to produce base data for decisions that is meaningful for different kinds of decision-makers. The dialogue provides better knowledge of users’ needs. It also shows how users interpret the base data and how it is used in work to climate-adapt society and prepare it for extreme weather events.

RESEARCH

INDICATORS AND FACT SHEETS

THE STATE OF THE SEAS SURROUNDING SWEDEN

OCEANOGRAPHY

MARINE DATA

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

LINKS

LATEST NEWS

19 December 2018

Current climate information enables marine planning that is sustainable in the long term

Global climate change will affect the seas and the marine ecosystems for a long time to come. Current information about ongoing and future climate change will now be incorporated into Swedish marine planning. SMHI is leading a project in which various stakeholder groups will also be involved in work to create user-friendly information.

19 December 2018

What is climate change doing to the Baltic Sea?

Hotter, fresher and more acidification. The Baltic Sea described in three terms, based on the latest research into the Baltic Sea in a changed climate. What does science have to say about the future of the Baltic Sea? And what can we do to influence its development?

18 December 2018

Dialogue creates usable base data for decisions

SMHI’s researchers are working with user dialogue to produce base data for decisions that is meaningful for different kinds of decision-makers. The dialogue provides better knowledge of users’ needs. It also shows how users interpret the base data and how it is used in work to climate-adapt society and prepare it for extreme weather events.

RESEARCH

INDICATORS AND FACT SHEETS

THE STATE OF THE SEAS SURROUNDING SWEDEN

OCEANOGRAPHY

MARINE DATA

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

LINKS