Open Care-Peat meeting with workshops and site visit

Near Eindhoven, the Netherlands

4 February 2020 - 5 February 2020

On Tuesday February 4th and Wednesday February 5th, the partners of Interreg Care-Peat will meet in The Netherlands. Next to our partner meeting we will hold different workshop concerning our scientific programme and socio-economic strategies. Also we will visit nature reserve Deurnsche Peel-Mariapeel together with peatland expert Gert-Jan van Duinen. The good news is that you are most welcome to join us. Check the program and register below. Registration is possible until January 27th 1 pm.

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Tuesday February 4th

Venue: Fletcher Kloosterhotel, Vlierdenseweg 109, 5753 AC Deurne, The Netherlands

14.15 Welcome with tea and coffee
14.30 Scientific workshop
Presentation of work done so far in Care-Peat
• Transnational and integrated research programme by Adrien Jacotot, University of Orleans
• Peatland inventory and mapping by Laurent André, French Geologic Survey
• Site measurements to advice on peatland restoration by Chris Field, Manchester Metropolitan University and Terry Morley, National University of Ireland Galway
Discussion and workshop on
• Exchange of knowledge and the relevance of a transnational research group by Kristijan Čivić, Eurosite
17.30 End of first day
20.00 Dinner at the hotel

Wednesday February 5th

Venue: Natuurpoort De Peel, Leegveld 8a, 5753 SG Deurne, The Netherlands 

08.45 Welcome with tea and coffee 

09.00 Workshop on socio-economic models and ecosystem services to promote peatland restoration by Niall Ó Brolcháin, Insight – National University of Ireland Galway 

10.30 Break 

11.45 Presentation: introduction to site visit to Deurnsche Peel-Mariapeel by Gert-Jan van Duinen, Bargerveen Foundation / Radboud University Nijmegen 

11.45 Lunch 

12.30 Gathering at Natuurpoort for bus journey to site 

12.45 Site visit Deurnsche Peel-Mariapeel 

15.00 End of second day. The bus travels directly to Eindhoven Central train station

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Katrien Wijns, project coordinator Care-Peat 


See you there! 


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