Publications
The Baltic Nest Institute is prioritizing making the Nest model as transparent as possible. For this reason, we strive to make underlying model assumption publicly available in the format of international peer-reviewed scientific publications. Please find below a link to full references to the scientific publications from Baltic Nest Institute. Contact the corresponding author for a reprint of any article listed below.

Hypoxia in the Baltic Sea: Biogeochemical Cycles, Benthic Fauna, and Management
Author(s):

Carstensen, J., Conley, DJ., Bonsdorff, E., Gustafsson, BG., Hietanen, S., Janas, U. Jilbert, T., Maximov, A., Norkko, A., Norkko, J., Reed, DR., Slomp, CP., Timmermann, K., Voss, M.

Source: AMBIO, 2014, 43:26-36
Year: 2014

Ensemble Modeling of the Baltic Sea Ecosystem to Provide Scenarios for Management
Author(s):

Meier, H.M., Andersson, H.C., Arheimer, B., Donnelly, C., Eilola, K., Gustafsson, BG, Kotwicki, L., Neset, T-S, Niiranen, S., Piwowarczyk, J., Savchuk, O.P., Schenk, F.,  Wesławski, JM., Zorita, E.

Source: AMBIO 43 (2014) Pages 37–48
Year: 2014

Reduction of Baltic Sea Nutrient Inputs and Allocation of Abatement Costs Within the Baltic Sea Catchment
Author(s):

Wulff, F., Humborg, C., Andersen, H.E., Blicher-Mathiesen, G., Czajkowski, M., Elofsson, K., Fonnesbech-Wulff, A., Hasler, B., Hong, B., Jansons, V., Mörth, C-M., Smart, J.C.R., Smedberg, E., Stålnacke, P., Swaney, D.P., Thodsen, H., Was, A.,  Zylicz, T.

Source: AMBIO 2014, 43:11-25
Year: 2014

Carbon cycling in the Baltic Sea - the fate of allochthonous organic carbon and its impact on air-sea CO2 exchange
Source: Journal of Marine Systems,Volume 129, January 2014, Pages 289–302
Year: 2014

Cost-Effective Spatial and Dynamic Management of a Eutrophied Baltic Sea
Author(s):

Gren, I-M., Savchuk, OP. and Janson, T.

Source: Marine Resource Economics 28(3):263-284. 2013
Year: 2013

Implementing ecosystem-based fisheries management: from single-species to integrated ecosystem assessment and advice for Baltic Sea fish stocks
Author(s):

Möllmann, C., Lindegren, M., Blenckner, T., Bergström, L., Casini, M., Diekmann, R., Flinkman, J., Müller-Karulis, B., Neuenfeldt, S., Schmidt, J. O., Tomczak, M., Voss, R., and Gårdmark, A.

Source: ICES Journal of Marine Science: Journal du Conseil:fst123.
Year: 2013

Combined effects of global climate change and regional ecosystem drivers on an exploited marine food web
Author(s):

Niiranen, S., Yletyinen, J., Tomczak, M. T., Blenckner, T., Hjerne, O.,
MacKenzie, B. R., Müller-Karulis, B., Neumann, T. and Meier, H. E. M. 

Source: Global Change Biology, 19: 3327–3342. doi: 10.1111/gcb.12309
Year: 2013

The role of recurrent disturbances for ecosystem multifunctionality
Author(s):

Villnäs A, Norkko J, Hietanen S, Josefson AB, Lukkari K, Norkko A

Source: Ecology 94:2275-2287
Year: 2013

Modeling Social–Ecological Scenarios in Marine Systemse
Author(s):

Österblom, H., Merrie, A., Metian, M., Boonstra, W.J., Blenckner, T., Watson, J.R., Rykaczewski, R.R., Ota, Y., Sarmiento, J.L., Christensen, V., Schlüter, M., Birnbaum, S., Gustafsson, B., Humborg, C., Mörth, C-M., Müller-Karulis, B., Tomczak, M.T., Troell, M., and Folke, C.

Source: BioScience 63(9):735-744. 2013
Year: 2013

Review of the Fifth Baltic Sea Pollution Load Compilation for the 2013 HELCOM Ministerial Meeting
Author(s):

Lars M. Svendsen, Håkan Staaf, Bo Gustafsson, Minna Pyhälä, Pekka Kotilainen, Jerzy Bartnicki, Seppo Knuuttila, Mikhail Durkin

Source: HELCOM Baltic Sea Environment Proceedings No. 141
Year: 2013

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