The article on peatlands in National Reporting on climate in Russian Federation is published now in special issue of “Land”

The citation is: Sirin, A.; Medvedeva, M.; Korotkov, V.; Itkin, V.; Minayeva, T.; Ilyasov, D.; Suvorov, G.; Joosten, H. Addressing Peatland Rewetting in Russian Federation Climate […]


Video “Mire must be wet”

A video about the project “Restoring Peatlands in Russia” will be shown at the 26th Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention […]


Peatland Pavilion at the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference

An exciting initiative will take place at the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference (UNFCCC COP26) – the Peatland Pavilion. This project was initiated by […]


The 2021 German Environmental Award Ceremony took place in Darmstadt

President of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier presented the German Environmental Award to the leading expert of the Restoring Peatlands in Russia Project


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 […]


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)


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. […]


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 […]


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 […]