Home Database Research and knowledge projects Development of a Baltic Sea Region-wide climate change adaptation strategy

Development of a Baltic Sea Region-wide climate change adaptation strategy (Baltadapt)

This object has been archived because its content is outdated. You can still access it as legacy


Baltadapt is reviewing state-of-the-art knowledge on climate change in the Baltic Sea Region. This includes sea level and temperature rise and frequency and magnitude of extreme weather events. Climate change will increasingly drive marine ecosystems and biodiversity loss. BaltAdapt is identifying the information needed for designing appropriate adaptation measures. Baltadapt is reviewing the impact of climate change on coastal zones environmental conditions as well as on coastal uses and functions, strategies and management options.

Project information


Danish Meteorological Institute – Denmark


Danish Meteorological Institute (DK); National Environmental Research Institute (DK); Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (DE); Federal Environment Agency (UBA) (DE); Leibniz Institute for Baltic Sea Research Warnemünde (DE); University of Latvia (LE); Baltic Environmental Forum (BEF) Lithuania (LT); Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) (FI); Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute (SMHI) (SE); University of Tartu, Estonian Marine Institute (EE); The Secretariat of the Council of the Baltic Sea States (SE)

Source of funding

Baltic Sea Region Programme 2007–2013

Reference information


Published in Climate-ADAPT Jun 07 2016   -   Last Modified in Climate-ADAPT Sep 10 2022

Document Actions