Berlin's Peatlands and Climate Change

Development of an Adaptation Strategy for the Preservation of their Ecosystem Services

The Project

“Berlin's Peatlands and Climate Change” was funded by the Umweltentlastungs­programm II, UEP II (Environmental Relief Programme II)

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Ecosystem Services

Ecosystem Services are services provided by nature for humankind. Peatlands are providing such ecosystem services.

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Indicators & Assessment

To evaluate the ecosystem services, applicable indicators were developed and set up. Read more on the methodology here.

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Here you’ll find an overview of Berlin’s peatlands, as well as fact sheets for download on each and every one of them.

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The evaluation results of the various ecosystem services can be viewed here interactively for each peatland site.

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In the galleries, you’ll find a wide range of foto material illustrating the study sites, including fotos of soil sampling and current vegetation.

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