Peatland restoration strategies in France

The September 28, 2020 - Online

Interreg North-West Europe and the teams of the European Care-Peat project are pleased to invite you to a one-day technical webinar on Peatland Restoration Strategies in France.
Care-Peat is an Interreg project with nine partners working together to reduce carbon emissions and restore the carbon-storage capacity of different types of peatlands in north-west Europe

Care-Peat is an Interreg project with nine partners working together to reduce carbon emissions and restore the carbon-storage capacity of different types of peatlands in north-west Europe.

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Care-Peat is an Interreg project with nine partners working together to reduce carbon emissions and restore the carbon-storage capacity of different types of peatlands in north-west Europe. Not only are peatlands habitats for highly specialised flora and fauna, they also play an important role in global climate regulation.

Agenda

This free event offers two workshops: 

  • 10:00-12:00: Workshop 1 - How can the different levels of political decision-making be better integrated in order to improve peatland restoration strategies?
  • 14:00-16:00: Workshop 2 - Which economic models are needed for peatlands in France?

Speakers

  • Sébastien Gogo, Assistant Physicist at the University of Orléans
  • Laurent André, Research Engineer at BRGM
  • Francis Muller, French Federation of Natural Area Conservatories / Peatland relay centre
  • The teams of the European Care-Peat project

Date

Monday, 28 September 2020, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, by videoconference on Microsoft 'Teams'.