Peatlands Climate change

Northern Peatlands in Canada

Southee, M., Richardson, K., Harris, L., Ray, J.


This story map will take you on a journey through the northern peatlands of Canada and explain why they are so important for both climate and biodiversity.

Abstract

This story map will take you on a journey through the northern peatlands of Canada and explain why they are so important for both climate and biodiversity.

Through maps, photos and infographics, we will demonstrate why we need to understand and protect one of the world's largest carbon sinks.

Recommended citation

Southee, M., Richardson, K., Harris, L., Ray, J. (2020). Northern Peatlands in Canada. WCS Canada. https://storymaps.arcgis.com/stories/19d24f59487b46f6a011dba140eddbe7

Meg Southee

Meg Southee

Lead Geospatial Analyst/Programmer

Lorna Harris

Lorna Harris

Director of Forests, Peatlands and Climate Change Program

Justina Ray

Justina Ray

President & Senior Scientist

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