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Involving local students to analyse the Alūksne Lake's food-chain

12.10.2015

On the 12th of October the scientists from the Institute for Environmental Solutions and the Latvian Institute of Aquatic Ecology invited students from Maliena Primary School and Beja Primary School to carry out research of the Alūksne Lake’s food-chain together and enlighten how climate cha…

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Youngsters alongside scientists analysing Lake Burtnieks' food-chain

05.10.2015

On the 5th of October youngsters from Burtnieki Auseklis Secondary School and Rencēni Elementary School participated the Burtnieki Lake research. Alongside highly qualified scientists from the Institute for Environmental Solutions (IES) and Latvian Institute of Aquatic Ecology (LIAE) youngsters an…

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Sharing IES’s experience in implementing the space projects

05.10.2015

IES’s CEO Inese Suija-Markova shared her knowledge and experience in generating and implementing satellite data simulation projects as part of Integrated Applications Promotion Programme’s (IAP) seminar organised by the European Space Agency (ESA) and the Ministry of Education and Scie…

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Local youngsters will explore the world of Lake Burtnieks

02.10.2015

On the 5th of October youngsters from Burtnieki Auseklis Secondary School and Rencēni Elementary School alongside scientists from the Institute for Environmental Solutions (IES) and Latvian Institute of Aquatic Ecology (LIAE) will explore the world of Lake Burtnieks, by analysing its food-chain an…

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Celebrating Mandevillean Readings in Latvia

01.10.2015

On the 10th of October the Institute for Environmental Solutions will host the Mandevillean Readings in Cēsis, as a part of the celebration of the 300th anniversary of the publication of The Fable of The Bees (1714), by the physician and philosopher Bernard Mandeville (1670-1733). It has been the…

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European Biennale JCE starts its two-year journey

30.09.2015

On October 15th, Montrouge will open its doors and mark the begging of the art biennale Jeune Création Européenne (JCE) 2015/2017. It is a group of exhibitions displaying the latest trends in European contemporary artworks, created by 56 emerging artists from France, Denmark, Poland,…

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Scientists acquire field data in the Gulf of Riga

24.08.2015

On August 2015 scientists from the Estonian Marine Institute and the Institute for Environmental Solutions collected ground data in the Gulf of Riga as part of the SENTIBALT project. The objective of the project is to simulate European Space Agency’s (ESA) Sentinel-3 satellite using airborne…

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Engaging Locals to Research Lake Burtnieks

21.08.2015

On Agust 18th a research event dedicated to the fourth largest Latvia's Lake Burtnieks took place. Through interactive science workshops participants got to know Lake Burtniek's food chain and learnt how climate change can bring negative effects on the lake's ecosystem. The resea…

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