On Saturday 11 November 2017, the SWOS team, together with the LIFE Peat Restore project team, organised the side event “Wetlands, Peatlands and Satellites” at the European pavilion at the UNFCCC COP23. The event included speakers from the Ramsar Convention…
Side event at EU Pavillion at the UNFCCC COP23, Bonn, Germany
“Wetlands, Peatlands and Satellites”
Date: 11.11.2017, 16:00-17:30
The side event will invite to the Satellite based Wetland Observation service (SWOS) with its free tools and portals for wetland/peatland monitoring and services for reporting obligations like SDG 6.6.1 and Ramsar. It will inform about wetland/peatland frameworks, Ramsar priorities for peatlands and how the Project “Peatland Restore” will provide valuable estimations to national decision makers on how much GHG can be mitigated under different scenarios.