Education and educational materials for Sustainable Water Resources
1. Educational materials produced by the BUP.
|Urban Water Management
Editor: Elzbieta Plaza
Baltic University Urban Forum
Urban Management Guidebook I
|Ecosystem Health & Sustainable Agriculture is a series of three books all of which contains materials on the use and management of water resources.|
This book has been written to provide students in the Baltic Sea region with material to study environmental science as it has developed and been applied in their own countries. The environmental problems we face here, and need to solve here, are specifically addressed in the book. The extraordinary resources we have in this region, which we should protect, are also described.
Sustainable Water Management
Sustainable Stormwater Management and Ecosystem Services
The course "Sustainable Stormwater Management and Ecosystem Services" was developed by the partners Turku University of Applied Sciences, Hamburg University of Applied Sciences and Kaunas University of Technology, supported by the Baltic University Programme Research and Publications Office (BUPRaP) and the Inter-University Sustainable Development Research Programme (IUSDRP). The work was funded by the Council of Baltic Sea States (CBSS).
The course is meant for BSc, MSc and PhD students who are interested in stormwater management, city planning and water-related technologies, as well as other interested persons working in government agencies and industry.
The course is structured around 3 modules:
a) The first module gives a general introduction into the subject from an EU perspective. National policies and legislation in Lithuania, Germany and Finland are introduced briefly. General planning tools and methods are presented.
All modules can also be worked on separately.