Kylmäojankorpi forested wetland, Vantaa, Finland

General
National Id: 
Finland_01
Site name: 
Kylmäojankorpi
Summary: 
The Kylmäojankorpi case study represents research work where water quality (dissolved oxygen, electrical conductivity, turbidity, and temperature) and stream-stage measured continuously. The existing forest wetland (c.a. 11ha), Kylmäojankorpi, is located in Vantaa city which is neighboring the capital city Helsinki. The study results show that forested wetland improves and regulates stream water quality and flow regime. The obtained knowledge can be used to estimate environmental effects from the similar type of forested wetlands in urban areas.
The in-depth description of the case study: 
NUTS Code: 
Helsinki-Uusimaa
RBD code: 
FIVHA2
Transboundary: 
0
Data provider: 
Kristina Veidemane, BEF
Longitude: 
25.036
Latitude: 
60.33989
Last updated: 18 Jun 2015 | Top