International Peatland Society

A unique network of peat and peatland experts. We focus on all aspects of peatlands in economy, environment and society. Members come from science, NGOs and business.

This is the IPS

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Constituted in 1968, in Qu├ębec, Canada. Today we are registered as non-profit NGO in Finland, supported by 16 national committees.

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Individual, institutional and corporate members dedicated to the responsible management and Wise Use of peatlands and peat.

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We serve as a forum to bring together experts from all fields of peat and peatland management, worldwide and equally.

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We organize events, publish peat and peatland knowledge, share data and provide facts and opinions for decision-making.

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Publications

Publications

Our Conferences and Related Events

DGMT Mires and Peat Excursion 2024

Zeven, Germany
19.04.2024
Open for all

Seminar und Exkursion zu Moor und Torf (in German) Fully booked! Zeven, Germany 19 – 20 April 2024  

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Finnish NC: Spring meeting & seminar 2024

Zoom
25.04.2024
For Members

Suoseuran kev├Ątkokous ja seminaari Zoom meeting 25 April 2024

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Bioenergia ry: Spring meeting 2024

Helsinki & online
25.04.2024
For Members

Helsinki & online 25 April 2024  

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