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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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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.

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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.

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The short film “Restoring Peatlands in Russia”

The short film about the Project "Restoring Peatlands in Russia" was produced by the UN Climate change secretariat

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Workshop on Paludiculture at Drained Peatlands after Restoration of Water Regime was heldon the 28th of March 2018 in Kaluga

Workshop on Paludiculture at Drained Peatlands after Restoration of Water Regime was held on the 28th of March 2018 at the Ugra National Park’s visitor […]

Publication

Leaflet “Restoring Peatlands in Russia for fire prevention and climate change mitigation”

This leaflet contains some basic information about the project on Restoring Peatlands in Russia

Case study

Educational trail “Galitsky mokh”

Peat bog at Galitsky Mokh in the Tver Province exemplifies an area with ecological peatland restoration after years of neglect and degradation.

Case study

Meschera National Park: Education and awareness activities

The Meschera Wetland Centre and a walking trail were established in the National Park in 2013. This educational centre became a member of the Wetland Link International network of wetland centers.

Case study

Craneland Peatland Centre

The Craneland education center on peatland conservation and restoration, incorporating a visitor centre (the Peatland Museum) and surrounding demonstration sites, nature trails and other facilities, was established in Moscow region

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Restoring Peatlands in Russia – for fire prevention and climate change mitigation

This film produced by Manfred van Eijk, Viverrafilms, deals with the environmental and social issues related to the drainage of peatlands in Central Russia