Recent and Ongoing Projects
Research projects in ECRU.


  • Climate warming peatland scenarios open to dispute (DISPEAT. 2021-2025) -- PI Minna Väliranta
  • Gas Flaring-Induced Black Carbon in the Arctic: Climate Change Impacts and Regulatory Challenges (2021-2024) -- PI Atte Korhola, Meri Ruppel
  • Beyond the shore: past sea-ice change and lake ecosystems in the Arctic (SLEET, Academy of Finland 2020-2024) -- PI Maija Heikkilä
  • Sedimentary perspectives on UV radiation and organic carbon fluctuations in mountains lakes (SCUM) (Academy of Finland, 2017-2022) -- PI Liisa Nevalainen (post doc Marttiina Rantala)
  • Arctic sea-ice proxies: from seasonal processes to improved reconstructions (Academy of Finland, 2016–2022) -- PI Maija Heikkilä
  • Response of high-latitude peatlands to past and recent warming - predictions for future climate feedbacks (Academy of Finland, 2016-2020) -- PI Minna Väliranta
  • Carbon dynamics across Arctic landscape gradients: past, present and future (CAPTURE) (Academy of Finland, 2016–2020) -- Consortium leader Atte Korhola, WP leaders Minna Väliranta, Maija Heikkilä, Tarmo Virtanen
  • Academy of Finland consortium 296302 Novel Assessment of Black Carbon in the Eurasian Arctic: From Historical Concentrations and Sources to Future Climate Impacts (Academy of Finland, 2016-2018) -- PI Sirkku Manninen (Atte Korhola, Meri Ruppel)