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In the light of the great potential of peatland rewetting for climate change mitigation, innovative land use concepts for wet peatlands are crucial. The first RRR conference on the utilisation of wetland plants (paludiculture) was hold in 2013 in Greifswald. The partners in the Greifswald Mire Centre warmly invite you to continue this dialogue and to use RRR conference week as a platform for exchange.

Concluding statement of the RRR2017 conference

This finale statement is an outcome of the second international conference on the utilisation of wetland plants “Renewable resources from wet and rewetted peatlands” (RRR2017).

Concluding statement of the RRR2017 conference (pdf | 0.5 MB)

Organizing Committee
Susanne Abel, Tobias Dahms, Greta Gaudig, Anke Nordt,
Sabine Wichmann, Dr. Franziska Tanneberger & Dr. Wendelin Wichtmann

Organizing Institution
Organizing Institution of the conference week is the University of Greifswald.

RRR2017 - Conference week

In September 2017, the Greifswald Mire Centre hosts a conference week on paludiculture. It includes a national conference “Paludiculture in Germany”, excursions, an international conference on paludiculture and an international workshop on Sphagnum farming.

Evening programme

The conference week includes a diverse evening programme. In addition to the conference dinners there will be a vernissage, a "mire theater", as well as a presentation and other events.

We would like to thank our funders!

The organisation of the conference week is supported by: