Edited by Maria Strack
224 pages, full colour
Printed at Saarijärven Offset Oy, Saarijärvi, Finland
Copyright © 2008 by International Peat Society.
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Executive Summary for Policymakers "Peatlands in Global Change"
Summary for Policymakers "Wise Use of Peatlands and Climate Change"
Carbon accumulation in boreal peatlands during the holocene - impacts on climate variations, Markku Mäkilä and Matti Saarnisto
Northern peatlands, greenhouse gas exchange and climate change, M. Strack, J.M. Waddington, M. Turetsky, N.T. Roulet and K.A. Byrne
Impacts of agricultural utilization of peat soils on the greenhouse gas balance, R. Oleszczuk, K. Regina, L. Szajdak, H. Höper, V. Maryganova
Climate impacts of peatland forestry, Kari Minkkinen, Kenneth A. Byrne and Carl Trettin
Climate impact of peat fuel utilization, Kristina Holmgren, Johanna Kirkinen and Ilkka Savolainen
Tropical peatlands: carbon stores, carbon gas emissions and contribution to climate change processes, J.O. Rieley, R.A.J. Wüst, J. Jauhiainen, S.E. Page, H. Wösten, A. Hooijer, F. Siegert, S.H. Limin, H. Vasander and M. Stahlhut
Restoration of peatlands and greenhouse gas balances, H. Höper, J. Augustin, J.P. Cagampan, M. Drösler, L. Lundin, E. Moors, H. Vasander, J.M. Waddington and D. Wilson
Peat in international climate change conventions, T. Lapveteläinen and R. Pipatti