Status of Biodiversity in the Baltic Sea

  title={Status of Biodiversity in the Baltic Sea},
  author={Henn Ojaveer and Andres Jaanus and Brian R MacKenzie and Georg Martin and Sergej Olenin and Teresa Radziejewska and Irena V. Telesh and Michael Lothar Zettler and Anastasija Zaiko},
  booktitle={PloS one},
The brackish Baltic Sea hosts species of various origins and environmental tolerances. These immigrated to the sea 10,000 to 15,000 years ago or have been introduced to the area over the relatively recent history of the system. The Baltic Sea has only one known endemic species. While information on some abiotic parameters extends back as long as five… CONTINUE READING