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Evaluation of sensors

NatureConnect to evaluate stationary and portable optical sensors for water monitoring

The Schlei estuary is a Baltic Sea inlet located in the northern part of Schleswig-Holstein. It exhibits a high nutrient load and poor ecological condition due to decades of pollution from agricultural and municipal sources, combined with a rather slow water exchange. The high nutrient concentration facilitates the growth of phytoplankton, which can trigger a strong cyanobacteria bloom in midsummer. This, in turn, can be hazardous to human health as well.

That’s why an upcoming project...

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