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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
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Decision support system for the restoration of sea dunes and raised bogs

The Radboud University of Nijmegen (Netherlands) and partners developed a decision support system for the restoration of sea dunes and raised bogs.  It is very useful for the planning and execution of restoration projects for these habitat types. Ecological knowledge and practical experiences of 130 site-managers and scientists from 13 countries were implemented. This decision […]Read More