Assessing Peatland Restoration Success to Meet Alberta’s Peatland Reclamation Criteria
Bin Xu, NAIT Boreal Research Institute
Key deliverables of this project include:
- operational scale demonstration sites of successfully restored well sites and linear feature to functional peatlands;
- assessing the restoration success according to the upcoming peatland reclamation criteria and providing feedbacks for fine tuning of the criteria;
- enabling SMEs and industry partners to meet the regulatory demands; and
- the supply of highly qualified professionals specializing in peatland restoration.
flora and fauna use of (and response to) reclaimed habitats compared to pre-/un-disturbed habitats