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Boreal seminar follow-up "Restoration of fens mire habitats in Estonia – field trip"

Dates: 14 - 16 June 2016

Location: Tallinn, Estonia (departure)

Estonian Ministry of the Environment, Environmental Board and LIFE SPRINGDAY (LIFE12 NAT/EE/000860) project invite you to Boreal seminar follow-up: “Restoration of fens mire habitats in Estonia – field trip”.

Preliminary agenda:
Tuesday, 14 June 2016

10:00 Departure from Tallinn, Narva mnt 7a, at the Ministry of the Environment,

  • Paraspõllu fen
  • Tuhu fen
  • Saaremaa island, accommodation in Kipi-Koovi (approx. 19:00)  

Wendesday, 15 June 2016 – LIFE SPRINGDAY seminar

9:00 Departure from Kipi-Koovi

  • Viidumäe Nature Reserve petrifying springs and fens
  • Other fens in Western Saaremaa

Thursday, 16 June 2016

9:00 Departure from Kipi-Koovi

  • Paadla fen
  • Avaste fen

Back to Tallinn, Narva mnt 7a approximately 20:00

Additional information:

Organizers will cover the seminar costs including transportation costs in Estonia, accommodation in Kipi-Koovi and meals during the seminar. Accommodation will be based on shared rooms. The participants are requested to bear their own transportation costs to Tallinn and back and accommodation in Tallinn.


Please confirm your participation by 17 May 2016to sending your contact details and any request of special food. Max number of participants is 30. We expect 3 participants from each EU boreal member states, but there are also possibilities for other combinations if needed.

Additional information:

Organisational matters:  
Kadri Möller     
Herdis Fridolin

Agu Leivits