Good environmental status, or GES, and a Baltic Sea in a healthy state are at the core of the “HELCOM Biodiversity, Litter, Underwater noise and Effective regional measures for the Baltic Sea” (HELCOM BLUES) project. Co-funded by the European Union and led by HELCOM, the Baltic-wide effort will run through 2022.

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The HELCOM BLUES project is organised around seven activities:

  • Effectiveness & measures
  • Biodiversity
  • Marine litter
  • Underwater noise
  • Data accessibility
  • Dissemination
  • Project coordination

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In total, 14 partners and seven subcontractors with various backgrounds such as policy, research, academia or civil society and hailing from six Baltic Sea countries are involved in the HELCOM BLUES project that is co-funded by the European Union.

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Biodiversity, marine litter and underwater noise are the key focus areas of HELCOM BLUES, along the effectiveness of measures geared towards improving the state of the Baltic Sea and data accessibility. Read more 


Logos, templates and other project documents.

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Read the latest news about the HELCOM BLUES project.

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Project management and media contacts.

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