Tag Archive: Peatland Ecology Research Group

Peatland Ecology Research Group: Ecology, Restoration & Environmental Impact

In the last issue of the Sun Gro’er we reported on the little known “secret” concerning peat bog restoration under the direction of Dr. Line Rochefort. But the “rest of the story” is the work being conducted by the Peatland Ecology Research Group (PERG) centered at the University of Laval in Quebec, Canada. This group… View Article Read more about Peatland Ecology Research Group: Ecology, Restoration & Environmental Impact »

Restoration of Peat Bogs – Canadian Ingenuity at its Best

Many horticulturists have little knowledge about the way that peat is harvested and even less about how peat bogs are restored after harvesting has ceased. For years the Canadian peat moss industry has supported and promoted the study of peat ecosystems and best-management procedures to restore a harvested peat bog back to a functioning peatland…. View Article Read more about Restoration of Peat Bogs – Canadian Ingenuity at its Best »