Impact of different catchments on the Brownification of Lake Bolmen

Increased DOC and Fe concentrations from terrestrial landscapes has led to the browning of boreal surface waters. The negative societal and ecological impacts of brownification are increased cost of water purification, increased presences of algae and cyanobacteria,...

Warmer and browner waters decrease production of fish in lakes

Photo: SLU Warming and browning are ongoing processes coupled to climate change, with potentially severe consequences for lake ecosystems. In a new study, SLU researchers now show how the combination of warming and browning of lakes affects fish production (SLU news...

Research station Bolmen participates in research project Lifeplan

Research station Bolmen participates in the 6-year project Lifeplan, which aims to establish the current state of biodiversity across the globe, and to use the insights for generating accurate predictions of its future state under future scenarios. The project is lead...

SITES AquaNet meets AQUACOSM-plus

Photo: SITES AquaNet SITES AquaNet is happy to announce that our standardised mesocosm infrastructure, available in 5 lakes across Sweden, is now part of AQUACOSM-plus. AQUACOSM-plus is an EU-funded research infrastructure project for mesocosm-based research in marine...

POSTPONED – International Water Conference June 4, 2020

POSTPONED – International Water Conference June 4, 2020

The International Water Conference June 4, 2020 at Bolmen Research Station is postponed due to the prevailing circumstances in the world. We intend to arrange the conference next year. It´s our pleasure to announce that the first International Water Conference will be...

Bolmens Fiskevårdsområdesförening – årets fiskevårdsområde!

Bolmens Fiskevårdsområdesförening – årets fiskevårdsområde!

Bolmens FVOV årets fiskevårdsområdesförening. Foto: Juha Rankinen På årets Nationella Fiskevattenägarkonferens i Norrköping, 20-21 november, utdelades priset för årets bästa fiskevårdsområdesförening (Fvof) till Bolmens Fvof med motiveringen: Föreningen bedriver ett...