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Leo Heikurainen (email), Samuli Joensuu

Metsäojituksen hydrologiset seurausvaikutukset.

Heikurainen L., Joensuu S. (1981). Metsäojituksen hydrologiset seurausvaikutukset. Silva Fennica vol. 15 no. 3 article id 5124. https://doi.org/10.14214/sf.a15065

English title: The hydrological effects of forest drainage


The present paper deals with the most important factors of peatland hydrology and the influence of forest drainage on the hydrology of peatland itself and its surroundings. It is compiled of six seminar papers written by students in the Department of Peatland Forestry in the University of Helsinki. Special attention is paid to the hydrological consequenses of the maintenance of drained areas. Also ways and measures to minimize the negative environmental effects of these treatments are discusses.

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Original keywords
ojitus; ojitetut suot; hydrologia; vesistövaikutukset

English keywords
drained peatlands; water quality; drainage; hydrology; discharge

Published in 1981

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