Project description

The aim of the Baltic Port Species project is to create a strong partnership for the PortBasin Project proposal among the Baltic Sea states by writing and submitting a successful application to the BONUS call in February 2014. The PortBasin project focuses on the research necessary for the development of the methodologies needed to meet the BWMC requirements. It addresses the necessity to further test the methodology proposed in previous projects.

Principal Investigator

Olof Lindén

Professor, Nippon Chair in Marine Environmental Management, Dr. Linden also holds a part time professorship in Coastal Management at the University of Kalmar.

Project Officer

Jonas Pålsson

Dr Jonas Pålsson graduated in marine biology from Lund university in Sweden 2005, specialising in marine monitoring and sensory biology. He worked with water sampling for ALcontrol Laboratories in Sweden and Denmark between 2007 and 2009. In 2009, he joined World Maritime University (WMU) in Malmö, Sweden, as a Research Assistant in the Maritime Environmental Research (MER) Group.

Project Duration

October, 2013 to February, 2014