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Baltic Sea - Map of the Baltic SeaMap of the Baltic Sea
59°30′N 23°00′E / 59.
The Baltic Sea is
connected by man-made waterways to the White Sea via the White Sea
Canal, and to the North Sea via the Kiel Canal.
* Baltic Sea states' summit to open in Lithuania
* Russia invites Poland to participate in Baltic NPP
Baltic Sea States summit on Tuesday.
"I believe that even two nuclear power plants can realize their
potential in the Baltic region.
the BALTOPS-2010 naval exercises in the Baltic Sea on June 7-18,
Russia's Baltic Fleet spokesman said on Tuesday
Israeli naval commandos storm pro-Palestinian flotilla; killing 9
The Baltic Sea Campaigns (1939-45) describes operations of the Axis
naval forces in the Baltic Sea and its coastal regions that also
included combat operations in the Gulf of Finland
Baltic Sea operations was the scale and size of the mine warfare
especially in the Gulf of Finland.
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in the Baltic Sea so that the interaction between species in the
ecosystem can be ensured.
The Foundation Baltic Sea 2020 aranged a conference on May 27th to
inform and stimulate a discussion on discard of fish in the Baltic
The Baltic Sea is a semi-enclosed inland sea located in Northern
The Baltic Sea's strategic position made central to the Hanseatic
League, an alliance of trading guilds that established and maintained
a trade monopoly during the Late Middle Ages and
The northern part of the Baltic Sea is known as the Gulf of Bothnia,
of which the northernmost part is the Bothnian Bay.
Baltic Sea states' summit to open in Lithuania
Baltic Sea states' summit to open in LithuaniaBaltic Sea states'
summit to open in Lithuania04:58 01/06/2010© RIA Novosti.
The Baltic Sea Forum is a
private organisation which works closely together with a number of
governments as well as with state-wide, regional and local
order to express its focus on the whole Baltic Sea region even more
BALTIC SEAPORTS Joint Participation Stand at the EXPANSION 2010
On June 14 + 15, 2010 the ninth edition of EXPANSION, the largest
* Baltic Sea as a common resource
* Attractive & competitive cities and regions
* Baltic Sea Region Strategy
* Baltic context
2010 Call for tender: Strategic evaluation of Baltic Sea Region
28.05.2010 The European Investment Bank in the Baltic Sea Region
Bælt, and Lille Bælt connect the Baltic Sea with the Kattegat and
Skagerrak straits, which lead to the North Sea; the Kiel Canal, across
the Jutland peninsula, is a more direct connection with the North
The Baltic Sea is connected with the White Sea by the White Sea-Baltic
Canal, and with the Volga River by the Volga-Baltic Waterway.
Baltic Sea in winter
The Baltic Sea is a brackish inland sea, allegedly the largest body of
brackish water in the world (other possibilities include the
* The Baltic Sea occupies a basin formed by glacial erosion during
the last few Ice Ages.
* At the time of the Roman Empire, the Baltic Sea was known as the
Mare Suebicum or Mare Sarmaticum; since the Viking age, the
Scandinavians have called
Russia, the Baltic Sea is one of the world's most unique marine
The Baltic Sea Commission
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Maritime Safety in the Baltic Sea Region
Convener: Chairman of the BSC Working Group “Baltic Master II”
icon Agenda C Maritime Safety (120.
Convener: President of the Baltic Sea Commission (room: Bernstein I)
DOCUMENT FOR THE DEBATE:
CPMR Secretary General Ms Eleni Marianou sent a video message.
The increase in salinity in the Baltic Sea may have a major impact on
the sensitive ecosystem, which is dependent on a delicate balance
between salt and fresh water.
Baltic Sea: Rapid Changes In Winter Climate (Aug. 14, 2009) The
Baltic Sea winter climate has changed more in the last 500 years than
13, 2009) Oxygen deficiency in the Baltic Sea has never
been greater than it is now.
The Baltic Sea region
The Baltic Sea is a small semienclosed sea formed by the Ice Age.
Hundreds of rivers discharge their waters into the Baltic Sea, which
amounts to an estimated annual discharge of 14,200 cubic metres per
The Baltic Sea is also shallow, with an average depth of about 60
BSAG - Baltic Sea Action Group
Baltic Sea Action Summit
Baltic Sea is the most polluted sea in the world.
Baltic Sea Action Summit Commitment led to results: Russia will
invest in oil combat
Baltic Sea Pollution
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The health of the Baltic Sea has been seriously damaged
since the 1960s due to excessive pollution from the countries in
its catchment area.
The Baltic Sea is a large and almost entirely enclosed marine region,
located far up in the cold north.
Moreover, the Baltic Sea is
surrounded by a huge drainage area four times as large as the sea
itself, where virtually all terrestrial human activities influence the
The Baltic Sea is described as a
species-poor ecosystem, but the number differs from north to south.
Assessment of Climate Change for the Baltic Sea Basin (BACC)
The Baltic Sea Basin on 1 April 2004, as seen from the SeaWiFS
satellite (NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, GeoEye).
BALTEX (the Baltic Sea Experiment) was launched in 1992 as a
Continental-scale Experiment (CSE) of the Global Energy and Water
Cycle Experiment (GEWEX) within the World Climate Research Program (WCRP).
Assessment of Climate Change for the Baltic Sea Basin
Series: Regional Climate Studies. Springer Verlag, Heidelberg, 2008.
474 p. More...
Håkanson, L. and Bryhn, A.C.
Table 2: Salinity in different parts of the Baltic Sea (salinity in
the open North Sea is within the range 32–34.
The Baltic Sea is a relatively shallow inland sea in north-east
Europe, bounded by the coastlines of Denmark, Estonia, Finland,
Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Russian Federation and Sweden.
The Baltic Sea has marked stratification between low-salinity surface
water and the more saline water at a depth of about 40-70 m.
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the Council of the Baltic Sea States summit on Tuesday. "I...
" The Baltic Sea Strategy concerns everyone that lives in the
countries around the Baltic Sea.
(From L), Iceland's Prime Minister Johanna Sigurdardottir, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite, European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso talk at the Summit of the Heads of Government Council of the Baltic Sea States in the National Art Gallery...
Russian gas to Europe across the Baltic Sea was dispatched on Sunday.
but it shows that the Baltic Sea is the best transit area for gas
pipelines,” Wingas Belgium Managing Director Tom Amery said.
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The Baltic Sea is located in Northern Europe, from 53°N to 66°N
latitude and from 20°E to 26°E longitude.
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g the adoption of the Baltic Sea Action Plan.
Further information: http://www.helcom.
Action to save Baltic Sea is lagging: WWF
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Action to save Baltic Sea is lagging: WWF AFP/SCANPIX/File – A heron
lies smeared in oil in the waters off the small island Baagoe in
southern Denmark in 2001.
HELSINKI (AFP) – Action to save the Baltic Sea is lagging far behind
schedule, environmental group WWF said Wednesday, a day before
regional ministers are to meet on the protection of the highly
The Baltic Sea is a brackish inland sea located in Northern Europe,
from 53°N to 66°N latitude and from 20°E to 26°E longitude.
The Baltic Sea is
artificially linked to the White Sea by the White Sea Canal and to the
North Sea by the Kiel Canal.
Map of the Baltic Sea Map of the Baltic Sea
While Tacitus called it Mare Suebicum after the Germanic people of the
Suebi, the first to name it also as
the Baltic Sea (Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology)
Climate model simulations of effects of increased atmospheric CO(2)
and loss of sea ice on ocean salinity and tracer
WWF: Baltic Sea ecosystem is on the verge of destruction
Nina Kolyako, BC, Riga/Stockholm, 25.06.2008.
statement, asking the Baltic Sea region to start an urgent and active
fight against the pollution.
Baltic Sea, which is on a verge of an ecological catastrophe.
Oxygen deficiency in the Baltic Sea has never been greater than it
Baltic Sea winter climate has changed more in the last 500 years
than previously thought.
WWF: action to save Baltic Sea is lagging
Alla Petrova, BC, Riga, 20.05.2010.
In 2007, the countries committed to the Baltic Sea Action Plan of
measures aimed at protecting and restoring it to good status by 2021,
and in February regional leaders pledged action, but WWF said
For example, while more than 10 percent of the Baltic Sea is already
considered a marine protection area, the protected areas do not yet
form a unified conservation network, according to the report.
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Moscow HELCOM Ministerial Meeting to launch full-scale efforts to
rescue the Baltic
the strategic HELCOM Baltic Sea Action Plan to radically reduce
pollution to the marine environment and restore its good ecological
status already by 2021.
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Baltic Sea - Definition
The Baltic Sea is in northeastern Europe, bounded by the Scandinavian
Peninsula, the mainland of east and central Europe,
The first one to name it the Baltic Sea was Adam of Bremen and he
seems to have based it on a large island, Baltia, mentioned by
Xenophon and located in northern Europe.
The Baltic Sea is known by the equivalents of "East Sea", "West Sea",
or "Baltic Sea" in different languages:
* In the Germanic languages except
blooms in the Baltic Sea during the summer, and in various fish and
“This is more or less the first discovery that we have BMAA in aquatic
Land cover - Baltic Sea region (BALANS)
Land cover - Baltic Sea region (BALANS) (map/graphic/illustration)Land
cover - Baltic Sea region (BALANS).
delineated for the Baltic Sea drainage basin, is using the dataset
prepared through the BALANS project, and represents the situation
around year 2000.
Baltic Sea region (BALANS)
Preamble Introduction The Baltic Sea The navy starts the war at Gdynia
General developments Background to the two following winters
Historical List LITERATURE
Baltic Sea, in terms of size, is a mere ‘drop’ in the world’s oceans
but due to its strategic location and specific features, acts as a
In this study Baltic Sea is given the same climatic importance as
given to the North Sea, insofar as the former plays a key role in
determining winter conditions in
, on the southwest coast of the Baltic Sea, was one of the major ports of the …
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The Baltic Sea is a shrunken remnant of the water-covered region that
emerged as the melting Scandinavian ice sheet retreated toward the
Arctic at the end of the
Baltic Sea TACs were made public on May 28.
1. Moving over to MSY
Herring in the Baltic Sea is managed in four separate areas, the
biggest of whose stocks is the one in the Bothnian Sea (joint
management with Bothnian Bay).
Introduction Baltic Sea geographical features Icing in Finland’s
waters Sweden Denmark Germany Some additional events Summary
The ice coverage of the Baltic Sea during the winter 1941/42 was
possibly one of the severest since observation had been taken. That
was a long time ago, at least 200 years.
For this investigation the Baltic Sea can be considered as a closed
basin. The average depth is 56 metres, very few locations reach depths
over 100 metres.
Baltic Sea Region recovery from economic crisis was slow and uneven in
the period 2010-2015.
Baltic Sea Region and the more peripheral rural regions in those
around the Baltic Sea that had once sustained the Hanseatic League,
were an enduring asset, as was the model of innovation and consensual
governance that had underpinned the success
Baltic Sea - the most radioactive sea in the world!EnlargeBaltic Sea -
the most radioactive sea in the world!
Baltic Sea Map with locations of nuclear industryEnlargeBaltic Sea Map
The Baltic Sea is one of the most radioactively polluted water bodies
in the world (PDF flyer) - thus we think it is important to inform
around the Baltic Sea in summer 2010.
Environmental Conditions in the Baltic Sea Region
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The Baltic Sea is unique: the largest body of brackish (low-salinity)
body of water in the world, it is also distinguished by its division
into a series of
The Baltic Sea is a semi-enclosed sea of about 415 000 km2 (Figure 2-
Baltic Sea states behind schedule on environment protection
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Protcetion of the Baltic Sea marine environment is still lacking
concrete decisive actions
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implementation of the Baltic Sea Action
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