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Seminar about restoration of raised bogs, fens and other mire habitats

Dates:

Tuesday, 24 September, 2013 - 09:00 to Thursday, 26 September, 2013 - 17:00

As a follow up to the Boreal Seminar, a  workshop on "Restoration of mire habitats in Boreal Biogeographical Region" was held on 24 to 26 September 2013 in the central part of Estonia, close to Soomaa National Park. The aim of the workshop was to exchange the experiences about the restoration of different mire types like raised bogs, transition mires and fens in the Boreal region. There were 36 participants from Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Finland and Germany.
Presentations were held about mire restoration projects in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Finland, European part of Russia and Belarus.

All the presentations are available http://www.envir.ee/1106661. In addition to presentations several field trips were made to introduce Estonian experiences on raised bogs and fen restoration. The workshop was successful and useful for all the participants.

Field trip © Herdis Fridolin

 

Dates:

Tuesday, 24 September, 2013 - 09:00 to Thursday, 26 September, 2013 - 17:00

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