Peat News 6/2014 - Page 2

PEAT NEWS 6/2014 Page 2 Peatlands International 2.2014 and Call for Articles: 3.2014 The newest issue of the IPS members magazine Peatlands International (2.2014) was published on 20 June at www.peatlandsinternational.wordpress.com and in our intranet document database with the following articles: • • • • • • • • • • • • • Hannu Salo’s Editorial: Let us interact - face to face and online Anne Tolvanen’s Viewpoint: Ecological Restoration attracts people to SER2014 European Conference in Oulu Tributes to IPS Honorary President Allan Robertson (15 Jan 1925 - 7 Feb 2014) 20th Peatland Ecology Research Group Symposium on the Responsible Management of Peatlands: Involvement of the Industrial Sector The EU-funded Tellus Border Soil Carbon Project; Using Airborne Geophysical Data for Soil Carbon and Peat Depth Assessment Conference Report: International Peloid Congress in Bad Bayersoien 2014 Guardians of the North Selangor Peat Swamp Forests Peatlands sessions at the International Wetlands Conference Huesca 2014 Peat producer increases market share with turnkey plant New Latvian peat production book after half a century interval Sharing peat perspectives: A workshop in Sweden World wide call for information about culture aspects of peat and peatlands In the Bog, Sheffield 2014 We now ask you to submit announcements and reports for the September issue (3.2014). For the full writer’s instructions see www.peatsociety.org/publications/peatlands-international. Submission deadline is 1 August 2014. To speed up the editing process, we ask all authors to have their papers checked by a native English speaker before submission, wherever possible (e.g. www.englishproofread.com). The Editorial Board of Peatlands International reserves the right to select, edit and shorten papers, if necessary. Also a few more advertisements of our corporate and institute members are very welcome. In case you are an IPS member but not receiving Peatlands International automatically by email, please contact us at ips (at) peatsociety.org. IPS Annual Report 2013 Available The IPS Secretariat has published the Annual Report of the Society for 2013, to be formally approved at the Annual Assembly of National Representatives in Riga on 28 August. To learn more about our 2013 activities, and to read the reports of our local associations and commissions, go to http://bit.ly/TlmBaH and download the PDF file to your hard drive. We thank a