From mire berries to climate

PUBLISHED: 20. 03. 2019

On March 20, 2019, LIFE “Wetlands” project leader Māra Pakalne gave interview to Latvijas Radio 1 broadcast “Zināmais nezināmajā”. Information about mire berries, mire habitat diversity, its relation to greenhouse gas emissions and different ways to restore degraded peatland ecosystem to diminish anthropogenic impact to climate warming was discussed. M. Pakalne also informed about different peatland reweting projects in Latvia, planned international conference next year and travelling photo-exhibition.

Cultivated cranberries in Seda Mire. Photo: Māra Pakalne

Listen to full broadcast here.