Waters

The section Waters contains information on water bodies and water resources and their status, monitoring, use and restoration, and the prevention of oil and chemical accidents. This section also contains material on the protection of waters and the related cooperation. Järvi-meriwiki is the gateway to a wiki-type web service specifically created for lakes and the Sea. Research perspective is presented on SYKE’s web service. Information on sea is available in the section Sea (environment.fi/sea).

Hviträsk. Photo: Anne Koskela

Järvi- ja meriwiki (Lake&Sea wiki), maintained by the Finnish Environment Institute SYKE, is a collaborative web service focusing on Finland’s lakes and other water areas. Using Lake&Sea wiki, anyone can engage in activities such as editing descriptions of lakes, maintaining observation spots and contributing to the discussion forum.

Published 2014-10-13 at 13:13, updated 2015-08-31 at 15:39