The Baltic Region

2011 Issue №1(7)

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The main environmental problems of the Baltic Sea and the ways to solve them

DOI
10.5922/2079-8555-2011-1-5
Pages
35-47

Abstract

The Baltic Sea is a unique ecological system, an integral part of the global ecological system, which is in urgent need of protection from destructive anthropogenic impact stemming from the production and consumption of nuclear energy and artificial radionuclides, agriculture, oil and oil product transportation, and sewage and solid waste treatment. The article outlines the main environmental problems of the Baltic Seas and the ways to solve them.

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