Greenhouse gas balance of an establishing Sphagnum culture on a former bog grassland in Germany
- Publisher: International Mire Conservation Group and International Peat Society
Mires and Peat
carbon dioxide | ditches | methane | paludiculture | peatlands | Sphagnum farming | Ecology | QH540-549.5
The cultivation of Sphagnum mosses on re-wetted peat bogs for use in horticulture is a new land use strategy. We provide the first greenhouse gas balances for a field-scale Sphagnum farming experiment on former bog grassland, in its establishment phase. Over two years w...