BONUS in Brief May 2017
Our journey through time

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BONUS making a difference: Impacting on scientific excellence and policymaking in the Baltic

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BONUS briefing 27
Insights into BONUS successes:
10 cases from a 10-year journey

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BONUS in YouTube

Newest: The 6th BONUS Forum, 4 May 2017

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News from projects

18.05.2017 BONUS BaltCoast Summer School 2017 in Riga

After a successful summer school in Klaipeda last year, we are happy to announce that the BONUS BaltCoast Summer School 2017: SYSTEM APPROACH FRAMEWORK (SAF) FOR COASTAL RESEARCH AND MANAGEMENT: FROM THEORY TO PRACTICE is open for applications! Registration deadline: 2nd June 2017 The maximum number of participants is 20 For more detailed information visit BONUS BaltCoast website: http://www.baltcoast.net/training/summer-schools/baltcoast-summer-school-2017.html

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28.04.2017 New BONUS Soils2Sea publications online

Two new publications stemming from the BONUS Soils2Sea project are now available online: Emilia Noel Ptak published her MSc thesis and a paper by Anker Lajer Højberg et al. was recently published at the Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies.

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Project blogs

18.05.2017 10:42Full of the joys of spring and springs (Storm in a teacup - water is everywhere BONUS SOILS2SEA) Dominika Bar-Michalczyk

Pictures from last sampling campaing in March.

In the fieldwork the most important is ... smile, thermos and Occupational Health and Safety :)  


Spring in this year was wery wet. So farmers many tine have a problem with field work in March and early April.
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One of spings in the Kocinka catchment. When I started my field work I find 4 springs that was described in literature. Now  I am familiar with 9. 

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15.05.2017 16:20BONUS BaltCoast Summer School 2017: Call for applications is now open! (BONUS BALTCOAST blog) Natalja Čerkasova

We are now accepting applications for the BONUS BaltCoast Summer School 2017, which will be held in August 20– 26, 2017.
This is the 2nd Summer School organized by BONUS BaltCoast project and after a successful run in 2016 at Klaipeda University (Lithuania) it will take place now in Latvia, coordinated by University of Latvia.

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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.


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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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NEW! REGISTRATION is OPEN for the next BONUS Young Scientist Club that will convene on 12 June 2017 at the 11th BSSC in Rostock, Germany. 

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In horizon: The tenth anniversary of BONUS, the eleventh Baltic Sea Science Congress and the sixth BONUS Young Scientist Club...

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BONUS publications
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Call information

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BONUS call 2015: Blue Baltic closed in March 2016 for independent evaluations. The final outcome of projects to be funded by late 2016.

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