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

SAB Meeting 2020/04

Jyväskylä & online
16.11.2020
For Members

Scientific Advisory Board Meeting no 4.2020 16 November 2020 Online & Jyväskylä Members only

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Finnish Peat Day 2020

Tampere
16.11.2020
Open for all

Turvepäivä Tampere & online 16 November 2020

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9th Asian Wetland Symposium

Suncheon, South Korea
23.11.2020
Open for all

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

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