Third Study Conference on BALTEX

BALCON

Project timeline
Start:
May 2001
Duration:
10 months
End:
February 2002
General Information
The Conference will review research in meteorology, hydrology and oceanography, as related to the water cycle and energy budget of the entire water catchment region of the Baltic Sea. Results from the BALTEX research period 1997-2000, produced by about 50 institutions, universities and hydrometeorological services will be reviewed and discussed and further collaboration within the programme and future planning will be fostered. The Conference will be a first assessment of the results from the main BALTEX modelling and observational phase BRIDGE 1999-2002. The Conference will be conducted at Mariehamn, Aaland Islands, Finland during 2 to 6 July 2001.
EU-Programme Acronym and Subprogramme AreaFP5-EESD-2000; Global change, climate and biodiversity; Scenarios and strategies for resonding to global change issues (1.1.4.-2.3)
Project TypeAccompanying Measure
Contract NumberEVK2-CT-2001-60003
Total Eligible Costs (€) HZG Eligible Costs (€) EC Funding for HZG (€)
141.441 90.000
Contact Person at HZG Dr Jens Meywerk, Institute for Coastal Research, KSR Phone: +49-4152-87 1557, Fax : +49-4152-87 2020
E-mail contact
Worldwide Europe

Participants
Deutscher Wetterdienst (DE), Finnish Institute of Marine Research FIMR (FI), Finnish Meteorological Institute (FI), Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute (SE), Technical University of Denmark (DK), University of Helsinki (FI)
BALTEX website

(completed February 2002)

Last Update: 15. May 2017