DESCRIPTION OF ACTION
The EKOMON report was published by the Finnish Environment Institute (23/2018) with the title “Monitoring and assessment of environmental impacts of chemical spills in the Baltic Sea”. The report describes how certain environmental impacts should be monitored after a chemical spill. The main focus is on the Baltic Sea environment, but the final seminar also discussed issues relating to Arctic waters. Authors: Jani Häkkinen, Vuokko Malk, Kari K. Lehtonen and Matti Leppänen.
FINANCIAL INSTRUMENT AND FUNDING
Finnish Ministry for Foreign Affairs for Cooperation in the Baltic Sea, Barents and Arctic Regions (IBA), Ministry of the Environment (funding for analysis, assessment and research activities) and Finnish Environment Institute (own funding)
MAIN IMPLEMENTING PARTY AND CONTACT
Finnish Environment Institute