BiB December 2015 coverBONUS in Brief December 2015 issue is now available online. Hard copies will be available    from BONUS information event onwards. It features an overview of       the BONUS continuation plans after the submission of    the proposal to    the Commission earlier in November 2015. Also included is a viewpoint of how Interactive expert teams can take us closer to finding sustainable solutions for the Baltic Sea.

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News from projects

19.11.2015 BONUS CHANGE a flagship project in the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region

BONUS CHANGE has now become a flagship project in the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region. As a Flagship the project should form pilot activities for desired change on a practical and policy level and translate objectives and actions into concrete activities.

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The project was published in the Aachen water associations paper.

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05.11.2015 BONUS OPTITREAT stakeholder meeting in Brussels 7 october

A stakeholder meeting was held in Brussels 7 october with representatives from participating SME companies and DG Environment.

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28.10.2015 Flounder nursery areas tracked in the BONUS INSPIRE project

Estonia, Finland, Germany, Latvia and Sweden conducted beach seinings to track juvenile flounders across the Baltic Sea.

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Project blogs

18.11.2015 21:56Stormy autumn on RV Salme (PINBAL Blog) Jens Mueller

Report on a field testing of our pH measurement system, including some dizzying pics...

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Strategic research agenda

Developed together with over 800 stakeholders across the Baltic Sea region, this serves as the backbone of the BONUS programme.

Call information

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BONUS call 2015: Blue Baltic worth a minimum of EUR 30 million will open on Monday, 9 November 2015 and close on 10 March 2016.

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Find out more about projects funded from BONUS calls open 2012-2015, as well as BONUS+ pilot projects implemented 2009-2011.


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Find out more about implementing BONUS projects, including scientific and financial management and other information. 

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Young scientists

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Training, blogging and other for the networks of tomorrow's leading Baltic Sea scientists, most recent updates from BSSC 2015.


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In horizon: The BONUS projects present an information event for the European community in Brussels on 2 December 2015. A warm welcome!


BONUS publications
BONUS reports, newsletter, briefings, brochure and other can be obtained in soft copy downloads or in hard copy by post.

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