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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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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 […]

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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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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.

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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.

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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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The International Investment Bank provided us with the second grant for execution of a project on restoring peatlands in Russia.

On June 4, 2018, Nikolay Kosov, Chairman of the International Investment Bank Board, presented a certificate for 40,000 euros to our colleagues in Russia during […]