Publications

BIOWATER’s scientific papers, policy briefs and news items (for end-users), conference presentations and posters, as well as other relevant publications, are listed below.  

Biowater scientific papers:

2021:

Jyväsjärvi J, Lehosmaa K, Aroviita J, Turunen J, Rajakallio M, Marttila H, Tolkkinen M, Mykrä H, Muotka T 2021. Fungal assemblages in predictive stream bioassessment: A cross-taxon comparison along multiple stressor gradients. Ecological Indicators 121: 106986. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2020.106986

Tolkkinen M, Vaarala S & Aroviita J. 2021. The Importance of Riparian Forest Cover to the Ecological Status of Agricultural Streams in a Nationwide Assessment. Water Resources Management. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11269-021-02923-2

Turunen, J, Elbrecht, V, Steinke, D, Aroviita, J. Riparian forests can mitigate warming and ecological degradation of agricultural headwater streams. Freshw Biol. 2021; 66: 785– 798. https://doi.org/10.1111/fwb.13678

Rajakallio, M., Jyväsjärvi, J., Muotka, T. and Aroviita, J. (2021), Blue consequences of the green bioeconomy: clear‐cutting intensifies the harmful impacts of land drainage on stream invertebrate biodiversity. Journal of Applied Ecology, 00: 1– 10. https://doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.13889

Wenng, H., Barneveld, R., Bechmann, M., Marttila, H., Krogstad, T. & Skarbøvik, E. 2021. Sediment transport dynamics in small agricultural catchments in a cold climate: A case study from Norway. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, Vol 317, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2021.107484

Bhattacharjee, J., Marttila, H., Launiainen, S., Lepistö, A., Kløve, B. 2021. Combined use of satellite image analysis, land-use statistics, and land-use-specific export coefficients to predict nutrients in drained peatland catchment. Science of The Total Environment, Vol 779, 2021, 146419, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.146419

Lepistö, A., A. Räike, T. Sallantaus, L. Finér, 2021. Increases in organic carbon and nitrogen concentrations in boreal forested catchments — Changes driven by climate and deposition. Science of The Total Environment, Vol 780, 146627, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.146627.

Sara Sandström, Martyn N. Futter, David W. O’Connell, Emma E. Lannergård, Jelena Rakovic, Katarina Kyllmar, Laurence W. Gill, Faruk Djodjic. 2021. Variability in fluvial suspended and streambed sediment phosphorus fractions among small agricultural streams. Journal of Environmental Quality. DOI: 10.1002/jeq2.20210 

Bhattacharjee J, Marttila H, Haghighi AT, Saarimaa M, Tolvanen A, Lepistö A, Futter MN, Kløve B. 2021. Development of aerial photos and LIDAR data approaches to map spatial and temporal evolution of ditch networks in peat dominated catchments. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, 147(4), 04021006. https://ascelibrary.org/doi/10.1061/%28ASCE%29IR.1943-4774.0001547 

Carstensen, M.V., Zak, D., van’t Veen, S.G.M., Wisniewska, K., Ovesen, N.B., Kronvang, B., Audet, J. 2021. Nitrogen removal and greenhouse gas fluxes from integrated buffer zones treating agricultural drainage water, Sci Tot Environ, Vol 774, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.145070  

Yihua Xiao, Y. and Riise, G. 2021. Coupling between increased lake color and iron in boreal lakes. Sci. Tot. Environ., Vol. 767, 145104, ISSN 0048-9697, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.145104.

Finér, L. Lepistö, A. Karlsson, K. Räike, A. Härkönen, L., Huttunen, M. Joensuu, S., Kortelainen, P. Mattsson, T., Piirainen, S., Sallantaus, T., Sarkkola, S. Tattari, S. Ukonmaanaho, L. 2021. Drainage for forestry increases N, P and TOC export to boreal surface waters. Sci. Tot. Environ. Vol 762, 2021, 144098, ISSN 0048-9697, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.144098.

Valinia, S., Kaste, Ø. & Wright, R.F. (2021) Intensified forestry as a climate mitigation measure alters surface water quality in low intensity managed forests, Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research, 36:1, 15-31, DOI: 10.1080/02827581.2020.1854339 https://doi.org/10.1080/02827581.2020.1854339 

2020: 

Miettinen J, Ollikainen M, Aroviita J, Haikarainen S, Nieminen N, Turunen J, Valsta L 2020. Boreal peatland forests: ditch network maintenance effort and water protection in a forest rotation framework. Canadian Journal of Forest Research 50: 1025–1038. https://doi.org/10.1139/cjfr-2019-0339

Huttunen K-L, Muotka, T, Karjalainen SM, Laamanen T, Aroviita J 2020. Excess of nitrogen reduces temporal variability of stream diatom assemblages. Science of The Total Environment 713: 136630. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.136630

Sandström, S., Futter, M.N., Kyllmar, K., Bishop, K., O’Connell, D.W., Djodjic, F. 2020. Particulate phosphorus and suspended solids losses from small agricultural catchments: links to stream and catchment characteristics. Science of the Total Environment 711. https://pub.epsilon.slu.se/16672/1/Sandstrom_s_et_al_200212.pdf

Emma E. Lannergård  Oskar Agstam‐Norlin  Brian J. Huser  Sara Sandström  Jelena Rakovic  Martyn N. Futter. 2020. New Insights Into Legacy Phosphorus From Fractionation of Streambed Sediment. JGR Biogeosciences 125. https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1029/2020JG005763

Kronvang, B., Wendland, F., Kovar, K., & Fraters, D. (2020). Land use and water quality. Water, 12(9), [2412]. https://doi.org/10.3390/w12092412

Hoffmann, C. C., Zak, D., Kronvang, B., Kjaergaard, C., Carstensen, M. V., & Audet, J. (2020). An overview of nutrient transport mitigation measures for improvement of water quality in Denmark. Ecological Engineering, 155, [105863]. https://doi.org/10.101

Hoffmann, C. C., Zak, D. H., Kronvang, B., Kjærgaard, C., Carstensen, M. V., & Audet, J. (2020) Vådområder og drænvirkemidler. Vand & Jord, 27(2), 77-80.

Blicher-Mathiesen, G., Windolf, J., Larsen, S. E., Rolighed, J., Carstensen, M. V., Højberg, A. L., Tornbjerg, H., & Kronvang, B. (2020). The effect of nitrogen mitigation measures evaluated by monitoring of nitrogen concentrations and loadings in Danish mini-catchments 1990-2015. Water Supply 20,2: 586-593. https://doi.org/10.2166/ws.2020.002

de Wit, HALepistö, AMarttila, H, Wenng. H, Bechmann , m, Blicher‐Mathiesen, G, Eklöf, K,  Futter, MN  Kortelainen, P, Kronvang  B, Kyllmar,K, Rakovic J. 2020 Land‐use dominates climate controls on nitrogen and phosphorus export from managed and natural Nordic headwater catchmentsHydrological Processes20201– 20https://doi.org/10.1002/hyp.13939

Blankenberg, A.-G.. B. and Skarbøvik, E. 2020. Phosphorus retention, erosion protection and farmers’ perceptions of riparian buffer zones with grass and natural vegetation: Case studies from South-Eastern Norway. Ambio 49(11) 2020: 1838-1849. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13280-020-01361-5 

Carstensen, M.V., Hashemi, F., Hoffmann, C.C. et al. Efficiency of mitigation measures targeting nutrient losses from agricultural drainage systems: A review. Ambio (2020): 1820-1837. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13280-020-01345-5

Djodjik, F., P. Geranmayeh and H. Markensten. 2020. Optimizing placement of constructed wetlands at landscape scale in order to reduce phosphorus losses. Ambio 49(11) 2020: 1797-1807. (This paper is part of BIOWATER’s special issue in AMBIO, but the paper itself is not funded by NordForsk).  https://doi.org/10.1007/s13280-020-01349-1  

Hashemi, F. and B. Kronvang. 2020. Multi-functional benefits from targeted set-aside in a Danish catchment. Ambio 49(11) 2020: 1808-1819. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13280-020-01375-z 

Hoffmann, C. C., D. Zak, B. Kronvang, C. Kjaergaard, M. V. Carstensen, and J. Audet. 2020. An overview of nutrient transport mitigation measures for improvement of water quality in Denmark. Ecological Engineering 155:105863. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2020.105863

Juutinen, A., Tolvanen, A., Saarimaa, M., Ojanen, P., Sarkkola, S. et al. 2020. Cost-effective land-use options of drained peatlands– integrated biophysical-economic modeling approach. Ecological Economics, Volume 175, 2020, 106704, ISSN 0921-8009, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolecon.2020.106704

Kaste, Ø., K. Austnes and H. A. de Wit. 2020. Streamwater responses to reduced nitrogen deposition at four small upland catchments in Norway. Ambio 49(19): 1759–1770. (This paper is part of BIOWATER’s special issue in AMBIO, but the paper itself is not funded by NordForsk).  https://doi.org/10.1007/s13280-020-01347-3

Kortelainen, PLarmola, TRantakari, MJuutinen, SAlm, JMartikainen, PJLakes as nitrous oxide sources in the boreal landscapeGlob Change Biol2020001– 14https://doi.org/10.1111/gcb.14928

Marttila, H., Lepistö, A. , Tolvanen, A., Bechmann, M., Kyllmar, K., Juutinen, A., Wenng, H., Skarbøvik, E. et al. 2020. Potential impacts of a future Nordic bioeconomy on surface water quality. Ambio 49(11) 2020: 1722-1735. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13280-020-01355-3 

Rakovic, J., M. Futter, K. Kyllmar, K. Rankinen, M. Stutter, J.E. Vermaat and D. Collentine. 2020. Nordic Bioeconomy Pathways: storylines for assessment of water resource and ecosystem service impacts of alternative agricultural and forestry systems. Ambio 49(11) 2020: 1710–1721. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13280-020-01389-7

Skarbøvik, E., J. Aroviita, J. Fölster, A. Lyche Solheim, K. Kyllmar, K. Rankinen and B. Kronvang. 2020. Comparing nutrient reference concentrations in Nordic countries with focus on lowland rivers. AMBIO 49(11) 2020: 1771 – 1783. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13280-020-01370-4

Skarbøvik, E., P. Jordan, A. Lepistö, B. Kronvang, M. I. Stutter, J. E. Vermaat. 2020. Catchment effects of a future Nordic bioeconomy: From land use to water resources. Ambio 49 (11): 1697–1709. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13280-020-01391-z 

Sundnes, F., M. Karlsson, F. M. Platjouw, N. Clarke, Ø. Kaste and S. Valinia. 2020. Climate mitigation and intensified forest management in Norway: to what extent are surface waters safeguarded? Ambio 49(11): 1736 – 1746. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13280-020-01357-1 

Vermaat J.E., B. Immerzeel, E. Pouta and A. Juutinen. 2020. Applying ecosystem services as a framework to analyse possible effects of a green bio-economy shift in Nordic catchments. Ambio 49(11) 2020: 1784 – 1796. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13280-020-01348-2 

Wenng, H., M. Bechmann, T. Krogstad and E. Skarbøvik. 2020.  Climate effects on land management and stream nitrogen concentrations in small agricultural catchments in Norway. Ambio 49(11): 1747 – 1758. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13280-020-01359-z 

2019:

Juutinen, A, M. Saarimaa, P. Ojanen, S. Sarkkola, A. Haara, J. Karhu, M. Nieminen, K. Minkkinen, T. Penttilä, M. Laatikainen, A. Tolvanen, 2019.
Trade-offs between economic returns, biodiversity, and ecosystem services in the selection of energy peat production sites, Ecosystem Services, Volume 40, 2019, 101027,
ISSN 2212-0416, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoser.2019.101027 (Juutinen_et_al2019)

Carstensen M. V., Børgesen, C.D., Ovesen, N.B., Poulsen, J.R.,  Hvid, S.K., and Kronvang, B. 2019. Controlled Drainage as a Targeted Mitigation Measure for Nitrogen and Phosphorus. J. Environ. Qual. 48:677–685 (2019) doi:10.2134/jeq2018.11.0393. Carstensen et al 2019 J Environ Qual

Haghighi, A.T., Ashraf, F.B., Riml, J., Koskela, J., Kløve, B., Marttila, H. 2019. A power market-based operation support model for sub-daily hydropower regulation practices. Applied Energy, Volume 255, December 2019, 113905. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2019.113905

2018:

Xiao, Y. Rohrlack, T. and Riise, G. 2018. Unraveling long-term changes in lake color based on optical properties of lake sediment. Science of the Total Environment (2018), https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.134388 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.134388 

Carstensen, M.V., S.E. Larsen, C. Kjærgaard and C.C. Hoffmann. 2019. Reducing adverse side effects by seasonally lowering nitrate removal in subsurface flow constructed wetlands. Journal of Environmental Management 240: 190-197. doi:10.1016/j.jenvman.2019.03.081.

Zak, D., B. Kronvang, M.V. Carstensen, C.C. Hoffmann, A. Kjeldgaard, S.E. Larsen, et al. 2018. Nitrogen and phosphorus removal from agricultural runoff in integrated buffer zones. Environmental Science & Technology 52: 6508-6517. doi:10.1021/acs.est.8b01036.

Ashraf, F.B., A.T. Haghighi, J. Riml, K.Alfredsen, J.J. Koskela, B. Kløve & H. Marttila 2018: Changes in short term river flow regulation and hydropeaking in Nordic rivers. NATURE, Scientific Reports volume 8, Article number: 17232 (2018)

Zak, D.; M. Stutter; H.Jensen; S. Egemose; M.V. Carstensen; J. Audet; J.Strand; P. Feuerbach; C. Hoffmann; B. Christen; S.Hille; M. Knudsen; J. Stockan; H. Watson; G. Heckrath; B. Kronvang  2018. An assessment of the multi-functionality of integrated buffer zones in NorthWest Europe. J. Environ. Qual. 0.doi:10.2134/jeq2018.05.0216

de Wit, H. A., Couture, R.-M., Jackson-Blake, L. Futter, M. N., Valinia, S., Austnes, K.,  Guerrero, J.-L., Lin, Y.  2018. Pipes or chimneys? For carbon cycling in small boreal lakes, precipitation matters most. Limnology and Oceanography Letters 00, 2018.

Biowater posters

2019

Wenng, H., Bechmann, M. 2019. Effects of land use on nutrient losses from small agricultural catchments in Norway. International Interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LUWQ), Aarhus University, 3-6 June 2019.

Kronvang, B., Larsen, S.E., Tornbjerg, H., Kyllmar, K., Klöve, B., Bechmann, M., Rankinen K., Lepistö, A., de Wit, H. 2019. A conceptual mini-catchment typology for analyzingeutrophication risks in surface waters in the Nordic countries. International Interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LUWQ), Aarhus University, 3-6 June 2019.

Carstensen, M. V., Hashemi, F., Hoffmann, C. C., Zak D. , A., J. , Klöve, B., Marttila, H., Kyllmar, K., Vermaat, J., Immerzeel, B. & Kronvang, B. 2019. Evaluation of measures for mitigation of diffuse pollution from agricultural drainage system. International Interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LUWQ), Aarhus University, 3-6 June 2019.

Blankenberg, A.-G.B., Skarbøvik, E. 2019. Bufferzones along streams: Good for environment but bad for food production? International Interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LUWQ), Aarhus University, 3-6 June 2019.

Futter, M.N., Rakovic, J., Sandström, S., Kyllmar, K. 2019. Phosphorus mass balances in Swedish agricultural catchments. International Interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LUWQ), Aarhus University, 3-6 June 2019.

Hashemi, F., Kronvang, B. 2019. Analysis of land use change for nitrate reduction to obtain multiple benefits for water quality and nature in a Danish catchment. International Interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LUWQ), Aarhus University, 3-6 June 2019.

Carstensen, M. V., Zak, D., Weitzmann van’t Veen, S. G., Audet, J., Kjeldgaard, A., & Kronvang, B. (2019). Nitrous oxide emission from integrated buffer zones mitigating N loss from tile drained agricultural fields. Poster presented at the 8th international symposium on Wetland Pollutant Dynamics and Control (WETPOL), Aarhus University, 17-20 June 2019.

Immerzeel, B., Vermaat, J.E., Juutinen, A., Pouta, E., Artell, J. 2019. The recreational value of Nordic river catchments: A discrete choice experiment. LEEPin2019, 24-25 June 2019, Land, Environment, Economics and Policy Institute, University of Exeter, Exeter, United Kingdom.

Poster CarstensenCarstensen, M. V., van’t Veen S., Zak. D., Kronvang, B 2019. Integrated buffer zones for agricultural nitrogen removal: a Danish case study. 32nd Fertilizer and Lime Research Centre workshop ‘Nutrient loss mitigations for compliance in agriculture’, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand, 12-14 February 2019.

Rajakallio M., Jyväsjärvi J., Taipale S., Louhi P., Huusko A., Muotka T. 2019. Diving into murky waters – effects of brownification and canopy removal on stream biofilm quality, functioning and structure. BioFuture2025 Annual Seminar ,16 -17 April 2019, Lahden Seurahuone, Lahti, Academy of Finland, Finland.

Jarno Turunen, Janne Markkula, Maria Rajakallio, Vasco Elbrecht, Jukka Aroviita. 2019. Riparian forests mitigate harmful ecological effects of agricultural diffuse pollution in streams. BioFuture2025 Annual Seminar ,16 -17 April 2019, Lahden Seurahuone, Lahti, Academy of Finland, Finland. (Partly Biowater-funded).

Skarbøvik, E., Vermaat, J., Hellsten, S., Lepistö, A., Kløve, B., Rankinen, K., Juutinen, A., Pouta, E., Kronvang, B., Solheim, A.L., de Wit, H., Collentine, D., Kyllmar, K. 2019. Environmental effects of the green shift. BioFuture2025 Annual Seminar ,16 -17 April 2019, Lahden Seurahuone, Lahti, Academy of Finland, Finland.

2018

Collentine, D., Rakovic, J., Kyllmar, K. and Futter, M. 2018. Trickle down impacts on water: Filtering Bioeconomy Storyline data from the national to the small catchment scale. The poster describes aspects about working with stakeholders. Prepared for the conference “Governing sustainability of bioenergy, biomaterial and bioproduct supply chains from forest and agricultural landscapes” Copenhagen 17-19, April 2018. Collentine et al_The bioeconomy poster

Rakovic, J., Collentine, D., Kyllmar, K., Vermaat, J. and Futter, M. 2018. Nordic Bioeconomy futures. EGU in Vienna, April 2018. JelenaRakovic_EGUBioeconomy

Ashraf, F., B., Haghighi, A. T., Riml, J. Koskela , J.J., Alfredsen, K. Kløve, B. and Marttila, H. 2018. Analysis of Status and Trends in Short Term Flow Regulation in Nordic Rivers. BioFuture2025 Annual Seminar 2018 15 – 16 May 2018, Joensuu, Finland. Poster presentation.

Bhattacharjee, J. H Marttila, A. T. Haghighi, M. Parviainen, A. Tolvanen, A. Lepistö, M. N. Futter, and B. Kløve, 2018. Evaluation of Past Land Use Practices in Peatlands Using Aerial Photos.  BioFuture2025 Annual Seminar 2018 15 – 16 May 2018, Joensuu, Finland. Poster presentation.

Skarbøvik, E., Vermaat, J., Solheim, A.L., de Witt, H., Kronvang, B., Kyllmar, K., Futter, M., Collentine, D., Kløve, B., Martilla, H., Muotka, T., Hellsten, S., Lepistö, A., Rankinen, K., Juutinen, A., Pouta, E. 2018. BIOWATER, A Nordic Centre of Excellence on integrated land and water management for a sustainable Nordic bioeconomy. Nordic Hydrological Conference, Bergen, Norway, August 2018.

Biowater Conference Presentations 

2020

Hellsten, S., Thorday-Gulden, K., et al. 2020 Presentation of Biowater film (see under FILMs below): BioFuture2025 seminar on 15 December 2020 (webcast) held by Finnish Academy.  In Finnish. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL5iCSZCVmSzcZthRrPvKx0nfeRTu2vqBO

Hashemi, F., Pohle, I., Tornbjerg, H., Kyllmar, K., Marttila, H., Lepistö, A., & Kronvang, B. (2020). Classification of Mini-catchment typologies for analyzing dominant controls of nutrient dynamic in three Nordic countries. Abstract to EGU General assembly 2020.

2019

Rajakallio, M., Jyväsjärvi, J., Muotka, T., Aroviita, J., 2019. Boreal headwater stream communities under present and near-future forest land use. Oikos Finland Conference on Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Oulu, Finland, 5-6 February 2019. Conference presentation       

Rajakallio M., Jyväsjärvi J., Taipale S., Louhi P., Huusko A., Muotka T. 2019. Diving into murky waters – effects of brownification and canopy removal on stream biofilm quality, functioning and structure.          Society for Freshwater Science Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, US, 19-23 May 2019. Conference presentation

Rajakallio M., Jyväsjärvi J., Taipale S., Louhi P., Huusko A., Muotka T. 2019.Diving into murky waters – effects of brownification and canopy removal on stream biofilm quality, functioning and structure. Source Stream Protection Symposium, Vancouver, Canada,  14 May 2019. Conference presentation.

Rajakallio, M., Jyväsjärvi J., Arvoviita, J., Muotka, T., 2019. Taimenpäivä 2019. Effects of peat land drainage and clearcutting on headwater stream communities. The Finnish Association for Nature Conservation, Ostrobothnia District, 12 December, 2019, Kauhajoki, Finland. Conference presentation.           

Collentine, D., Kyllmar, K., Rakovic, J., Solheim, A.L., Blicher-Mathiesen, G., Tolvanen A. 2019. BIOWATER systems attribute survey: Impacts of the bioeconomy on land use and land management in the Nordic countries in the year 2050. International Interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LUWQ), Aarhus University, 3-6 June 2019.

Rakovic, J., Collentine, D., Futter, M.N.: The Nordic Bioeconomy. Pathways and water quality futures in agricultural landscapes. 2019. International Interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LUWQ), Aarhus University, 3-6 June 2019.

Kyllmar, K., Andersen, H.E., Blicher-Mathisesen, G., Bechmann, M., Rankinen, K. 2019. Source apportionment of N and P in small agricultural monitoring catchments as a basis for improved classification of river basins. International Interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LUWQ), Aarhus University, 3-6 June 2019.

Vermaat, J.E., Immerzeel, B., Pouta, E., Juutinen, A. 2019. Applying ecosystem services as a framework to analyze the possible effects of a green bioeconomy shift on Nordic catchments. International Interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LUWQ), Aarhus University, 3-6 June 2019.

Skarbøvik, E., Kronvang, B., Kyllmar, K., Rankinen, K. 2019. Setting reference conditions for nutrients in Nordic surface waters: Methodologies, levels, uncertainty and management implications. International Interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LUWQ), Aarhus University, 3-6 June 2019.

Stutter, M., Pohle, I., Rakovic, J. 2019. Typing catchments for risk and resilience factors in P pollution and waterbody impacts: Supporting landscape planning. International Interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LUWQ), Aarhus University, 3-6 June 2019.

Kaste, Ø., de Wit, H.A., Wenng, H., Skarbøvik, E. 2019. Counteracting effects of climate and land-use change on riverine element run-off? A combined analysis of Norwegian natural and agricultural headwater catchments and large rivers’ monitoring data. International Interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LUWQ), Aarhus University, 3-6 June 2019.

Stenrød, M., Bøe, F.N., Eklo, O.M. 2019. Glyphosate and the sustainability of cropping practices in northern climate. International Interdisciplinary conference on Land Use and Water Quality (LUWQ), Aarhus University, 3-6 June 2019.

Hellsten, S., Lepistö, A., et al. 2019. Biowater – recent development related to effects of bioeconomy on water courses in Nordic countries. Environmental effects of the green shift. BioFuture2025 Annual Seminar ,16 -17 April 2019, Lahden Seurahuone, Lahti, Academy of Finland, Finland.

Vermaat J.E. 2019 “Ecosystem services: sobering down to an empirical tool.” Post-conference workshop of the Norwegian Ecological Society (NØF, Tromsø, Norway, 11-14 February 2019): ‘Do ecosystem services provide a bridge between ecology and society?’

2018

Kronvang, B., van’t Veen, S., Windolf, J., Larsen, S., Troldborg, L. and Tornbjerg, H. 2018. A conceptual catchment typology for analyzing eutrophication risks in surface waters in Denmark. Nordic Hydrological Conference, Bergen, Norway, August 2018.

Rankinen, K., Rakovic, J., Collentine, D., Kyllmar, K., Vermaat, J., Futter, M. & Hellsten, S. 2018. BIOWATER – Extending the shared socioeconomic pathways to assess climate and land-use change impacts on water resources. BioFuture2025 Annual Seminar 2018 15 – 16 May 2018, Joensuu, Finland. Conference presentation

Kronvang et al EGU_presentationKronvang, B., van’t Veen, S., Windolf, J., Larsen, S., Troldborg, L. and Tornbjerg, H. 2018. A conceptual catchment typology for analyzing eutrophication risks in surface waters in Denmark. Presentation at EGU, Vienna, April 2018.

Carstensen, M.V., S.E. Larsen, C. Kjærgaard and C.C. Hoffmann 2018. Diminishing sulphate reduction by lowering nitrate removal seasonally in full-scale subsurface flow constructed wetlands. 13th SWS Europe Chapter Meeting ‘Management of Wetland Ecosystem Services: Issues, Challenges and Solutions’, Ohrid, Macedonia, April 30 – May 4, 2018.

Reports

2021

Joki-Tokola E, Liimatainen M, Lötjönen T, Marttila H. 2021. Turvemaiden kestävä käyttö – Ruukin tutkimusasemalla selvitetään ohutturpeisten peltojen ympäristövaikutuksia. Vesitalous, 1/2021. https://www.vesitalous.fi/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Vesitalous_1_21_LOW.pdf

Ojanen P, Aapala K, Hotanen J-P, Kokko A, Kortelainen P, Marttila H, Nieminen M, Nieminen T.N., Punttila P, Rehell S, Sallantaus T,  Sarkkola S, Tiainen J, Turunen J, Valpola S, Vasander H, Vähäkuopus T, Minkkinen K. 2021 Ojituksen vaikutus luonnon monimuotoisuuteen, ilmastoon ja vesistöihin – yhteenveto. Ojitettujen soiden kestävä käyttö raportti. Finnish Peatland Society.  http://www.suoseura.fi/ojitettujen-soiden-kestava-kaytto/ojituksen-vaikutus-luonnon-monimuotoisuuteen-ilmastoon-ja-vesistoihin-yhteenveto/

2020

Bloem, E.; Bechmann, M.; Clarke, N.; Skarbøvik, E. 2020. Cultivation of new land: Effects on water quality. Nibio Report (6) 59. 40 pp.

Kareksela S, Ojanen P, Aapala K, Haapalehto T, Ilmonen J, Koskinen M, Laiho R, Laine A, Maanavilja L, Marttila H, Minkkinen K, Nieminen M, Ronkanen A-K, Sallantaus T, Sarkkola S, Tolvanen A, Tuittila E-S, Vasander H. 2020. Soiden ennallistamisen biodiversiteetti-, vesistö- ja ilmastovaikutukset Luontopaneelin raportti 1/2021

Film

Sustainable bioeconomy vital for freshwater resources. Movie by Kathrine Torday Gulden, Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO), October 2020.

BIOWATER activities presented in new film

Popularised information:

2021

Hellsten, S. 2021. Green is not always green – effects of growing bioeconomy on water courses. EurAqua Newsletter March 2021. https://www.euraqua.org/download/18.5bcd43b91781d2f501c12ce/1616433411635/EurAqua%20newsletter_03_2021.pdf

2020

Skarbøvik, E. February 2020: BIOWATER NEWSLETTER #1 2020

Skarbøvik et al. 2020 How green will a bioeconomy be for our Nordic water resources? (BIOWATER Policy Brief #1 2020)

Skarbøvik et al. 2020 Nutrient reference conditions in Nordic waters (BIOWATER Policy Brief #2 2020)

Skarbøvik et al. 2020. Referansetilstand for næringsstoffer i elver: Sammenligning av nordiske lands tilnærminger. BIOWATER Faktaark Desember 2020 (On reference conditions in Nordic rivers; in Norwegian)

Bechmann M. and Skarbøvik, E. 2020. Hva betyr nydyrking for vannmiljøet? NIBIO-POP 41(6) 2020 (on cultivation of new land and its impacts on the water environment; in Norwegian) 

Vermaat, J. 2020. Ecosystem services: Can the concept help policy and management?   (Opinion brief2020)

News in media

2020:

https://www.aftenposten.no/viten/i/86P1LQ/det-groenne-skiftet-kan-gi-oss-groent-vann

https://www.alphagalileo.org/en-gb/Item-Display/ItemId/199499?returnurl=https://www.alphagalileo.org/en-gb/Item-Display/ItemId/199499

News on institute pages:

2020: 

 Bart Immerzeel & Cathrine Glosli.How much would you pay for nature?  NMBU Norwegian University of life sciences, MINA, 8. April 2020. https://www.nmbu.no/en/faculty/mina/news/node/40107?fbclid=IwAR1XZ9aV8o0oGLlvOO4eviIobnzIfzlcHUysnrWHc0SLqZmac05APHUyTYw 

https://www.nibio.no/nyheter/har-sammenliknet-referansetilstand-i-nordiske-lavlandsvassdrag?locationfilter=true 

https://www.slu.se/ew-nyheter/2020/11/bioekonomi/

https://www.slu.se/en/ew-news/2020/11/bioeconomy/

https://www.nibio.no/nyheter/sustainable-bioeconomy-vital-for-freshwater-resources

https://www.oulu.fi/university/news/how-green-will-a-bioeconomy-be-for-our-nordic-water-resources

https://www.syke.fi/en-US/Current/Policy_brief_How_green_will_a_bioeconomy(59095)

https://www.luke.fi/en/news/policy-brief-how-green-will-a-bioeconomy-be-for-our-nordic-water-resources/

https://www.syke.fi/fi-FI/Ajankohtaista/Uutiset/Laaja_kooste_biotalouden_vesistovaikutuk(58832)

https://www.mn.uio.no/cba/english/news-and-events/news/forestry-impacted-catchments-leach-more-nutrients-.html

https://www.niva.no/en/publications/new-niva-studies-on-environmental-effects-of-a-green-bioeconomy

2017-2019 (Incomplete)

Newsletters: 

https://www.nibio.no/nyheter/hvor-gront-blir-egentlig-det-gronne-skiftet

https://www.nibio.no/nyheter/vil-gjre-naturen-mlbar

Other Biowater products

Brochure_for_stakeholder_picture

Stakeholder brochure: This  brochure gives a short overview of the Centre’s aims and activities related to user interests.

The brochure is translated to Norwegian (Norsk Biowaterbrosjyre) and Danish (Stakeholder brochure_Dansk).

 

 

 

Other relevant papers and reports

Hoseung Jung, H., C. Senf, P. Jordan, and T. Krueger 2020. Benchmarking inference methods for water quality monitoring and status classification. Environ Monit Assess. 2020; 192(4): 261. doi: 10.1007/s10661-020-8223-4

Turunen J, Markkula J, Rajakallio M, Aroviita J 2019. Riparian forests mitigate harmful ecological effects of agricultural diffuse pollution in medium-sized streams. Science of the Total Environment 649: 495-503. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.08.427

Stutter, M., B. Kronvang, D. Ó hUallacháin, and J. Rozemeijer. 2019. Current Insights into the Effectiveness of Riparian Management, Attainment of Multiple Benefits, and Potential Technical Enhancements. J. Environ. Qual. 48:236-247. doi:10.2134/jeq2019.01.0020 Summary_Paper_JEQ_Special Issue_Riparian Buffers

Hetemäki, L., Hanewinkel, M., Muys, B., Ollikainen, M., Palahí, M. and Trasobares, A. 2017. Leading the way to a European circular bioeconomy strategy. From Science to Policy 5. European Forest Institute. (A new From Science to Policy-study from the European Forest Institute analyses what a circular bioeconomy strategy would require, particularly in a European context.)