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Presentation of the Restoring Peatlands in Russia Project at the Conference on Sustainable Tourism

The Conference on “Sustanable Development of Tourism: today and tomorrow” took place in the framework of the Russian-German Cross-Year of the Economy and Sustainable Development […]

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We congratulate our colleague Professor Hans Joosten on being awarded the most highly endowed environmental prize in Europe!

Leading expert of the Restoring Peatlands in Russia Project, co-founder of the Greifswald Mire Centre won this year's German Environmental Award established by the German Federal Foundation for the Environment (DBU)

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Workshop on “Restoring ecosystems and ecosystem services for climate change mitigation and adaptation. Experience in the restoration of peatlands and mire ecosystems”

Organized by the Project on ‘Restoring Peatlands in Russia – for fire prevention and climate change mitigation’ and the Project on ‘Enhancing ecosystem services through […]

Case study

Rewetting and monitoring activities at the Radovitsky Mokh peatland, Moscow Oblast

The Project’s restoration site is located in the southwestern part of the Radovitsky Mokh peatland at the border with Ryazan Oblast, and covers 1,600 hectares. […]

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Workshop on Integrating information on peatland management into climate reporting

Workshop on Integrating information on peatland management into climate reporting was held in the Yu.A. Izrael Institute of Global Climate and Ecology in Moscow on […]

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Гринпис России опубликовал обновленную версию практического руководства «Рекомендации по тушению торфяных пожаров на осушенных болотах»

Авторы обобщили уникальный практический опыт Гринпис России, а также расширили теоретическую часть, благодаря участию Франка Эдома, гидролога болот из Германии, который является одним из последователей […]

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Всемирный день водно-болотных угодий-2021: ВОДНО-БОЛОТНЫЕ УГОДЬЯ И ВОДА

В день своего 50-летия Рамсарская конвенция напоминает о первостепенном значении водно-болотных угодий для сохранения ресурсов чистой воды В течение последних десятилетий дефицит водных ресурсов становился […]

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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 […]

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.

Publication

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]