Baltic Sea Project’s WebQuiz

The UNESCO Baltic Sea Project’s WebQuiz is an annual event organized by the UNESCO Associated Schools Baltic Sea Project since 2013.

Every year over a thousand students from nine different countries around the Baltic Sea take part in it. By participating in the Quiz the students can improve their knowledge about the Baltic Sea ecosystems, environmental awareness and understanding of sustainable development. Also build critical thinking skills, testi online information searching skills and learn English. The WebQuiz can be done as part of a Natural Science class or English class at school, also as a part of home schooling or distance learning program. The questions are created by the teachers, coordinators, international science centers and co-operation partners of the project.

All students from age 10 to 19 years old and living in the Baltic Sea region are welcome to participate, although prizes are only given to the best of the Baltic Sea Project network’s schools.

The quiz is organized by Tartu Nature House (Estonian BSP coordinator) and funded by the Estonian Ministry of Education and Research.

Questions are in three age groups:

  • 10-13 years
  • 13-16 years
  • 16-19 years


The Baltic Sea WebQuiz takes place from November to December every year –


Additional information:

  1. You need computer with headphones and video possibility, good Internet connection, and some research skills.
  2. You can only take the test once because we will count your first entry.
  3. The quiz is in English and meant for students from 10 to 19 years with good English skills


Have fun learning about the Baltic Sea and the environment!


More information and feedback:

Maria Ivanova

Estonian national coordinaator of the Baltic Sea Project

+372 53 919 203

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