An Interactive Website for the River Eurajoki

  • Ari Jolma
  • Anne-Mari Ventelä
  • Marjo Tarvainen
  • Teija Kirkkala
Conference paper
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 448)


The project “Our Common River Eurajoki” aims for a long-term sustainable and collaborative platform for improving and managing the river water quality. We describe a website that supports the project by linking social media to environmental monitoring and web mapping. The website development was based on five-tiered software architecture and on several systems working together. Coding was minimized by re-using existing software components. We discuss the workflows supported by the website and the role of information system standards in environmental monitoring.


Environmental management Web Web services Geospatial Sensor observation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ari Jolma
    • 1
  • Anne-Mari Ventelä
    • 1
  • Marjo Tarvainen
    • 1
  • Teija Kirkkala
    • 1
  1. 1.Pyhäjärvi InstituteEuraFinland

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