Publications and archive

Publications used in the indicator

Gustafsson, B.G & Mörth, C.M. In prep. Revision of the Maximum Allowable Inputs and Country Allocation Scheme of the Baltic Sea Action Plan V. 3 with contributions from the BNI team: Bärbel Müller-Karulis, Erik Gustafsson, Bonghi Hong, Christoph Humborg, Steve Lyon, Marmar Nekoro, Miguel Rodriguez-Medina, Oleg Savchuk, Erik Smedberg, Alexander Sokolov, Dennis Swaney, & Fredrik Wulff. Baltic Nest Institute, Stockholm University, SE-106 91 Stockholm.

HELCOM in prep. Guidelines for the annual and periodical compilation and reporting of waterborne pollution inputs to the Baltic Sea (PLC-water). Also referred to as PLC-6 guidelines.

HELCOM 2015. Updated Fifth Baltic Sea pollution load compilation (PLC-5.5). Baltic Sea Environment Proceedings.

HELCOM 2014. Eutrophication status of the Baltic Sea 2007-2011 - A concise thematic assessment. Baltic Sea Environment Proceedings No. 143.

HELCOM 2013a. HELCOM Copenhagen Declaration "Taking Further Action to Implement the Baltic Sea Action Plan - Reaching Good Environmental Status for a healthy Baltic Sea". Adopted 3 October 2013.

HELCOM 2013b. Summary report on the development of revised Maximum Allowable Inputs (MAI) and updated Country Allocated Reduction Targets (CART) of the Baltic Sea Action Plan. Supporting document for the 2013 HELCOM Ministerial Meeting.

HELCOM 2013c. Approaches and methods for eutrophication target setting in the Baltic Sea region. Baltic Sea Environment Proceedings No. 133.

HELCOM 2013d. Review of the Fifth Baltic Sea Pollution Load Compilation for the 2013 HELCOM Ministerial Meeting. Baltic Sea Environment Proceedings No. 141.HELCOM 2012. Fifth Baltic Sea Pollution Load Compilation – An Executive Summary. Baltic Sea Environment Proceedings No. 128A.

HELCOM 2007. HELCOM Baltic Sea Action Plan (BSAP). HELCOM Ministerial Meeting. Adopted in Krakow, Poland, 15 November 2007.

HELCOM 2005. HELCOM Recommendation 26/2: Compilation of waterborne pollution load (PLC Water). Adopted 2 March 2005.

Hirsch, R.M., Slack, J.R. & Smith, R. A. 1982. Techniques of trend analysis for monthly water quality data. Water Resources Research, 18, 107-121.

Larsen, S.E. & Svendsen, L.M. 2013. Statistical aspects in relation to Baltic Sea Pollution Load Compilation. Task 1 under HELCOM PLC-6. Aarhus University, DCE – Danish Centre for Environment and Energy, 34 pp. Technical Report from DCE – Danish Centre for Environment and Energy No. 33.

Ærtebjerg, G., Andersen, J.H. & Hansen, O.S. (eds.) 2003. Nutrients and Eutrophication in Danish Marine Waters. A Challenge for Science and Management. National Environmental Research Institute. 126 pp.

 

 

How to cite this indicator

Svendsen, L.M., Pyhälä, M., Gustafsson, B., Sonesten, L. and Knuuttila, S., 2015. Inputs of nitrogen and phosphorus to the Baltic Sea. HELCOM core indicator report. Online. [Date Viewed], [Web link].​


Core indicator on nutrient inputs as one PDF file