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 Québec, Canada. Today we are registered as non-profit NGO in Finland, supported by 17 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

9th Asian Wetland Symposium

Suncheon, South Korea
23.11.2020
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Suncheon, R.O. Korea 23 – 27 November 2020

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IUCN World Conservation Congress

Marseille, France
07.01.2021
Open for all

Marseille, France 7 – 15 January 2021 (new dates) Photo by Kotagauni Srinivas on Unsplash In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and to ensure the safety of participants and visitors, the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)…

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IV. ISHS International Symposium on Horticulture in Europe (SHE)

Stuttgart, Germany
08.03.2021
Open for all

8 – 12 March 2021 (new dates!) V. International Humulus Symposium (IHS) VIII. International Symposium on Human Health Effects of Fruits and Vegetables (FAV Health) The combined symposia theme ‘Advancing together: Enhancing quality of life through HortScience’ reflects the…

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