Project partners

AAPC Center for Environmental Policy Lithuania
HELCOM Helsinki Commission – 
IfW Kiel Institute for the World Economy Germany
LIAE/LHEILatvian Institute of Aquatic Ecology Latvia 
LUKE Natural Resources Institute Finland Finland 
SLU Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences Sweden
SMHI Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute Sweden
SU Stockholm University Sweden
SwAM/HaV Swedish Agency for Marine and Water Management Sweden
SYKE Finnish Environment Institute Finland
TalTech Tallinn University of Technology  Estonia 
TiHo University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover Germany
UHAM-CEN Center for Earth System Research and Sustainability, University of Hamburg Germany
UT  University of Tartu Estonia 


AKTiiVS AKTiiVS LtdLatvia 
ICES International Council for the Exploration of the Sea – 
GAR Gavia EcoResearch Germany
QO Quiet-Oceans – 
MZ Meereszoologie Germany
KST/HSRKeep Sweden Tidy Sweden
NRM Swedish Natural History Museum Sweden


The “HELCOM Biodiversity, Litter, Underwater noise and Effective regional measures for the Baltic Sea” (HELCOM BLUES) is co-funded by the European Union (Directorate-General for Environment of the European Commission) under the grant agreement No. 110661/2020/839624/SUB/ENV.C.2.