New climate report for the Baltic Sea region (BACC III) underway
The Second Assessment of Climate Change in the Baltic Sea Region (BACC II) of 2015 is currently being updated by scientists from the international Baltic Earth network. As for the previous two BACC reports (2008, 2015), Baltic Earth experts from various research fields such as meteorology, hydrology, oceanography, biology and biogeochemistry will compile the updated report. Frthermore, there will again be a close cooperation with HELCOM (Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission - Helsinki Commission), which will use the findings to produce concise “fact sheets” on climate change and its impacts.
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Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (IOW)
Helmholtz Centre Geesthacht Centre for Materials and Coastal Research (HZG)
Baltic Earth - Earth System Science for the Baltic Sea Region