Responsible management and Wise Use of peatlands and peat
IPS promotes the gathering, exchange and communication of knowledge and experience. The Society serves all those interested in peat and peatlands including the scientific, industrial and commercial, and regulatory communities. It respects the economic, social and environmental values of the peatland resource.
The International Peatland Society was constituted in 1968 in Quebec, Canada. Today, the IPS is registered in Finland where the IPS Secretariat also is located. Currently the IPS has 1,511 individual, corporate, student and institutional members from 44 countries.
Mr. Hannu Salo
+358 40 056 7538