DESIRE
Development of sustainable peatland management by restoration and paludiculture for nutrient retention in the Neman river catchment

The project „DESIRE“, supported by the Interreg Baltic Sea Region Programme 2014-2020 for 2.5 years, started in January 2019. The project is confirmed as a flagship project of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region, Policy Area Nutri and strongly contributes to the aims of the Interreg Baltic Sea Region Programme.

Details

The „DESIRE“ Project
The project comprises a mixed approach of drafting policy recommendations, generating new knowledge via modelling, and using pilot sites to demonstrate peatland rewetting and implementation of paludiculture. more...

Project area
The challenge addressed by the project, the improvement of peatland management in the Neman catchment, is of strong transnational relevance. more...

Project partner
Within the project 8 partners and 9 associates cooperate with each other. more...

Funding