Coastal Wetlands: Evidence for Climate and Nature Targets Workshop

All major European Union policies recognise the key role of wetlands to achieve the EU objectives regarding climate neutrality, biodiversity protection, zero pollution, flood protection, and circular economy. Hence, assessing the current extent and condition of European wetlands, their current and potential greenhouse gas fluxes, and their medium to long‐term mitigation capacity through restoration, or…

RESTORE4Cs 3rd General Assembly

The 3rd RESTORE4Cs General Assembly was held in The Hague, Netherlands, on 4-6 December 2023 and was hosted by Wageningen University and Research. The project partners convened both in-person and online, to deliberate on the project’s advancements, exchange ideas and plan out more actions for the upcoming months. The combined WP3, WP4, WP5, and WP6…

RESTORE4Cs 1st Fieldwork Campaign

After nine months of planning and preparation, the first RESTORE4Cs fieldwork campaign started in the Baltic region on 2 October 2023 in the Curonian Lagoon, Lithuania. The sampling campaign has been continuing since then at the remaining Case Pilots identified by RESTORE4Cs for its activities – Mediterranean (Valencian Wetlands and Camargue), Atlantic (Ria de Aveiro and Oosterschelde/Grevelingen…

RESTORE4Cs at EuroGEO 2023

RESTORE4Cs will be featured in EuroGEO 2023, which will be held in person and online on 2 – 4 October 2023, at Eurac Research in Bolzano, Italy. RESTORE4Cs’ project coordinator, Ana Lillebø (University of Aveiro), will present the project on 3 October, first with an e-poster presentation at Foyer 123, from 15:45 – 16:30, and…

The RESTORE4Cs logo together with the 5th European BioClim Wetlands Conference

RESTORE4Cs at the 5th European Conference on Biodiversity and Climate Change: Riverine and Coastal Wetlands

The 5th European BioClim Wetlands Conference will take place in person on 26-28 September 2023, in Bonn, Germany. The goal is to strengthen the exchange of experiences and networking among scientists, policymakers and practitioners. The thematic focus of the conference will lie on the impacts and role of wetlands, specifically on river floodplains and coasts,…

Addressing Climate Change, Biodiversity Loss and Habitat Degradation Towards a Sustainable Management of European Wetlands

What is the potential of wetlands? How can multiple challenges such as climate mitigation and adaptation, biodiversity conservation, disaster risk reduction and other threats to ecosystem services be tackled to foster mutually reinforcing actions and enhance co-benefits from wetland restoration?All major European Union (EU) policies recognise the key role of wetlands to achieve the EU…