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SER Europe joins People 4 Soil

SER Europe joins People 4 Soil.    Soil is a vital, limited, non-renewable and irreplaceable resource: the welfare of current and future generations depends on the health of soils. People 4 Soil is a free and open network of European NGOs, research institutes, farmers associations and environmental groups who want Europe to recognise soil as […]Read More
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EU Publication: ecosystem services and biodiversity

EU Publication: ecosystem services and biodiversity Ecosystems provide a multitude of benefits to humanity, from food, clean water and flood protection to cultural heritage and a sense of place, to name but a few. However, many of these benefits, known as ‘ecosystem services’, are under severe threat from man-made pressures. This report explores four core […]Read More
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Finland bundles its knowhow of peatland restoration in a handbook.

The handbook Ecological restoration in drained peatlands compiles the Finnish knowhow accumulated over more than 25 years of peatland habitat restoration, together with useful information on peat and the hydrology of peatlands. The handbook is intended for everyone involved in the planning and implementation of active restoration measures in peatlands that have been drained to promote forestry. […]Read More
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New book from SER Europe: Guidelines for native seed production and grassland restoration

New book from SER Europe: Guidelines for native seed production and grassland restoration Edited by Kathrin Kiehl, Anita Kirmer, Nancy Shaw & Sabine Tischew (2014) Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 315 pages ISBN 978-1-4438-5900-4 Price: £49.99 World-wide, the degradation and destruction of both natural and traditionally used semi-natural ecosystems is drastically increasing. Unfortunately, commercial seed mixtures, consisting of non-native species […]Read More
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WIKI tool for river restoration in Europe

NEW: WIKI tool for river restoration in Europe. An interactive source of information on river restoration schemes from around Europe assembled by the RESTORE partnership. Policy makers, river restoration practitioners and other stakeholders now have a new online tool at their disposal, providing them with hundreds of river restoration case studies. The  River WIKI database […]Read More