Lars M. Svendsen1, Bo Gustafsson2, Søren E. Larsen1, Lars Sonesten3 and Dmitry Frank-Kamenetsky4
With support from the HELCOM Reduction Scheme Core Drafting Group (RedCore DG)
1 DCE - Danish Centre for Environment and Energy, Aarhus University
2 Baltic Nest Institute, Sweden
3 Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SLU
4 HELCOM Secretariat
This version of the HELCOM core indicator report was published in January 2019:
Inputs of nutrients to the subbasins - 2018 (pdf)
Earlier versions of the core indicator:
Inputs of nutrients to the subbasins HELCOM core indicator 2018 (pdf) (published in July 2018)
HOLAS II component - Core indicator report – web-based version July 2017 (pdf)
Core indicator – web-based report 2015 (pdf)
Gustafsson, B.G & Mörth, C.M. 2013 Draft scientific background on revision of the Maximum Allowable Inputs and Country Allocation Scheme of the Baltic Sea Action Plan V.4, document 2-43, HOD 41-2013.
Guidelines for Waterborne pollution inputs to the Baltic Sea (PLC-water).
HELCOM (2018) Inputs of nutrients to the sub-basins. HELCOM core indicator report. Online. [Date Viewed], [Web link].
HELCOM 2017a. Updating statistical methods for PLC assessment. Document 6-1 for PLC-7 1-2017.
HELCOM 2017b. Comparison of methods applied to evaluate progress towards CARTS and fulfilment of national input ceilings. Document for CART WS 1-2107.
HELCOM 2016. HELCOM Recommendation 37-38-1 "Waterborne pollution input assessment (PLC-Water)". Adopted 16 June 2016. Supersedes HELCOM Recommendation 26/2.
HELCOM 2015. Updated Fifth Baltic Sea pollution load compilation (PLC-5.5). Baltic Sea Environment Proceedings No. 145.
HELCOM 2014a. Eutrophication status of the Baltic Sea 2007-2011 - A concise thematic assessment. Baltic Sea Environment Proceedings No. 143.
HELCOM 2014b. Information on atmospheric deposition of phosphorus. Document 9-3. Seventh meeting of the HELCOM Expert Group on follow-up of national progress towards reaching BSAP nutrient reduction targets (HELCOM LOAD 7-2014).
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.
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.
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.
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.
HELCOM core indicator report ISSN 2343-2543