17th Annual Krycklan – Virtual Symposium (September 23)

16 September 2020

Do not miss the 17th Annual Krycklan symposium, which this year has the theme:
“Drained wetlands – effects of continued forestry and restoration”.

Take this opportunity to get an insight into the most recent research questions within the Krycklan Catchment Study.

Read more about Krycklan Catchment Study here
Sign up for the symposium here.
Download the programme here

The schedule (all times in Swedish – Stockholm – time):

Krycklan: Wetlands – forestry and restoration
13.00 - 13.10     Welcome to land of opportunity (Hjalmar Laudon, SLU)

13.10 – 13.20    The changing management of mires over time (Eliza Hasselquist, SLU)

13.20 - 13.40     Long-term nutrient leakage from drained forests
                          (Mika Nieminen, Luke, invited)

13.40 - 14.00     Methods for evaluation of peatland restoration success
                          (Hannu Marttila, University of Oulo, invited)

14.00 - 14.10     Leg stretch  

Trollberget a new infrastructure in the infrastructure
14.10 - 14.30    Trollberget Virtual tour

14.30 - 14.45    How does rewetting affect the greenhouse gas balance of a drained                                   peatland forest in boreal Sweden? (Järvi Järveoja, SLU)

14.45 - 15.00    Ditch cleaning and wetland restoration – what are the effects on
                         stream carbon?
(Marcus Wallin, SLU)

15.00 – 15.15   Ditch cleaning versus wetland restoration – Effects on mercury in water.
                         (Karin Eklöf, SLU)

15.15 – 15.30   Restored wetlands – hotspots for methane emissions and mercury                                     methylation? (Mats Öquist, SLU)

15.30 – 15.45   EviWet: How do mires regulate flow extremes? (Kevin Bishop, SLU)

15.45 – 16.00  Flatter curves and bigger bundles; the WetKit-ES project for                                                multifunctional agricultural wetlands. (Martyn Futter, SLU)

16.00 – 16.15   Discussion