Tuesday 2nd June, 2020, marked the first ever World Peatlands Day – a celebration of all things boggy, swampy, sucky, blanket-y, fen-y, etc. The International Peatland Society launched the event in August 2019, to draw attention to peatlands as being a unique ecosystem type, with a unique set of values and challenges associated with their … Read more The very first #WorldPeatlandsDay!
A report from Adam Hastie, who recently took the plunge and was interviewed in a live, online forum, open to the public, about his work on mapping the Amazon’s peatlands. Great work, Adam! I recently took part in an online interview and discussion about my current research with InterSci Edinburgh under the title “How understanding, … Read more Talking peat with the public (in lockdown)!