About Umeå Marine Sciences Centre
UMSC is a research centre at Umeå University, organised under the Faculty of Science and Technology and situated in Norrbyn, 40 kilometres south of Umeå. UMSC supports marine research and education, and performs environmental analysis on commission of swedish environmental monitoring. We also provide information about research and environmental status, with a particular focus on the Gulf of Bothnia.
Photos: Umeå marine sciences centre
Daryas hunt for the hidden toxic sources of the Baltic Sea
Darya Kupryianchyk is a researcher at Umeå University and participate in the project REACT. Her goal is to find what is causing the leakage of toxic substances from the fiber banks.
EcoChange conference in Umeå March 10-12, 2015
Welcome to the EcoChange conference "Ecosystem dynamics in the Baltic Sea in a climate change perspective". A conference summarizing the latest research findings of climate change effects on the ecology and chemistry in the Baltic Sea, pinpointing important messages to stakeholders and decision makers in countries around the Baltic. During the conference both Ecochange- and other research will be presented, and we welcome oral presentations and posters within adjacent fields.
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