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New project: Development of Background for National Reporting on Peatlands Drainage-Rewetting in the Russian Federation

The goal of this project is to demonstrate the potential for peatland management and restoration to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in order to mitigate climate […]

Ivan Vasenev

Case study

Demonstration of paludiculture and education for low carbon sustainable wetland use

An experimental plot for demonstrating low-carbon wet agriculture opportunities was established on the territory of the Russian State Agrarian University –K.A. Timiryazev Agricultural Academy in Moscow in 2018–2019.

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Cultivation and use of reed biomass on cutover peatlands (experimental research materials)

Panov, V.V., E.E. Kukushkina, Yu.N. Zhenikhov, and K.L. Shakhmatov. Cultivation and use of reed biomass on cutover peatlands (experimental research materials). 2016. Tver: Triada Publishers. 160 pp. [In Russian, English summary]

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Peatland inventory

One of the key tasks of the ‘Restoring Peatlands in Russia’ Project is to compile an inventory of peatlands

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Round Table Conference on “Climate-Smart Agriculture in Wetlands and Peatlands: Prospects for Russia”

On March 5, 2019 a Round Table Conference on "Climate-Smart Agriculture in Wetlands and Peatlands: Prospects for Russia" was held at the Russian State Agrarian University - Moscow Timiryazev Agricultural Academy.

Case study

Rewetting the Ostrovskoye peatland site in the Sobinsky District, Vladimir Region

This site is located in the buffer zone of Meshchera National Park, 1 km south from the village of Bolshiye Ostrova. The site constitutes the […]

Case study

Pilot Project “Gorodnoye”: Restoration of Black Alder Mire

The Gorodnoye site covering 910 ha is located in the Pra River valley, the Spassk District of the Ryazan Oblast. Since 1990, this site has been part of the Oksky State Biosphere Reserve.

Case study

Rewetting the Bolshoye Ursovo degraded peatland

The Bolshoye Ursovo peatland is situated in the interface area between the Klyazma and Nerl river catchments in the Kameshkovo District of the Vladimir Province, […]

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International conference on “Sustainable development of the peat industry in Russia: problems and prospects”

The international conference on “Sustainable development of the peat industry in Russia: problems and prospects” was held at the Tver State Technical University from 17 to 19 September 2018, with support from the Restoring Peatlands in Russia Project.