Urban meteorology news (latest year)

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  • 9 April 2024: Our group leader L. Järvi will have presentation "Vulnerability of urban areas to climate change" at the ACCC impact week 2024.
  • 17 Feb 2024: Paper by M. Havu "CO2 uptake of urban vegetation in a warming Nordic city" available online
  • 31 Jan 2024: Today was the last day in our group of recently defended M. Havu who moved to work as apostdoc to MeteoFrance 
  • 28 Aug - 1 Sep 2023: Our group participated to the International Conference in Urban Climate with several presentations. See abstracts from https://icuc11.com/
  • 31 Aug 2023: Our group member PhD Joyson Ahongshangbam had his last day with us. All the best for the future at the McGill University!
  • 7 Aug 2023: Our group leader Leena Järvi was interviewed YLE news on topic "City requested birdhouses to all trees, but nearly all trees were cut-down – at the same time their shadows disappeared", https://yle.fi/a/74-20043795, morning and evening news in TV
  • 12 June 2023: CO-CARBON project led by our group leader Leena Järvi got positive funding decision from the Strategic Research Council of 2.6 Me. This allows us to continue to measure and model urban carbon sequestration
  • 10 May 2023: Our group contributed to the new policy recommendations on carbon-smart urban nature directed for municipalities and cities: https://cocarbon.fi/kaupungeille-uudet-suositukset-viheralueisiin-panostamalla-lisataan-ilmastohyotyja/
  • 18 April 2023: Paper on co-benefis of urban green infrastructure in Helsinki published in Nature Urban Sustainability: https://www.nature.com/articles/s42949-023-00103-2#citeas

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