CATERMASS LIFE+ (Climate Change Adaptation Tools for Environmental Risk Mitigation of Acid Sulphate Soils; Activities at University of Helsinki)

Project Details


The project is coordinated by Dr Kari-Matti Vuori, SYKE (Finnish Environment Institute) and it consists of the following parts: Action 1. Mapping and risk classification; Action 2. Environmental impact assessment; Action 3. Mitigation methods; Action 4. Socio-economic impacts; Action 5. Dissemination. University of Helsinki participates Actions 1 and 3.

This description in the TUHAT system covers the activities and funding at the University of Helsinki. The 2 ME-project is carried out by the following partners:
Partners: Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE), Geological Survey of Finland (GTK), Agrifood Research Finland (MTT), University of Helsinki, Åbo Akademi, Finnish Game and Fisheries Research Institute (RKTL), Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment for South Ostrobothnia. The collaborating organizations are Österbottens svenska producentförbund, ProAgria, Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment for North Ostrobothnia, interest groups
Effective start/end date01/01/201031/12/2012


  • EU LIFE+: €69,000.00

Fields of Science

  • 411 Agriculture and forestry
  • 218 Environmental engineering
  • 117 Geography, Environmental sciences