LIFE Peat Restore is holding an international online conference on peatlands and climate on 20 & 21 October. The event is co-organised by the University of Latvia and the Nature and Biodiversity Conservation Union (NABU).
- rural habitat
Experts in peatland policy, restoration and researchers will share knowledge and experience, and discuss the next steps for peatland protection and restoration.
Topics to be discussed include:
- The role of peatlands in climate change mitigation
- Greenhouse gas measurements and indirect assessment methods and their development, with special emphasis on GEST approach
- Peatland restoration for climate and biodiversity
- Experiences from different countries
- Monitoring of restoration success
- Peatland policy, with a focus on peatland restoration strategies