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AUGER - Peatland properties influencing greenhouse Gas Emissions and Removals


Dr Florence Renou-Wilson

P.I.; Project Manager and Researcher

Research scientist and occasional lecturer in the School of Biology and Environmental Science, University College Dublin., Ireland.
Expert in peatland ecosystems and their management



Dr Ken Byrne

Lecturer, Department of Life Sciences, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland

Dr David Wilson

Expert in greenhouse gas measurement Greenhouse gas balances and carbon stocks in intact,
damaged and restored peatlands, climate change and vegetation dynamics
Research scientist with Earthy Matters Environmental Services


Dr Raymond Flynn



Dr Matthew Saunders

Department of Botany,

School of Natural Sciences,
Trinity College Dublin,
Dublin2, Ireland  



 Mr Kilian Walz, PhD student in University of Limerick, co-supervised by Dr Byrne and Dr Renou-Wilson


 Dr Alina Permrov, Post-doctoral expert in ECOSSE modelling

Google scholar

Alina Premrov 




To help us steer this project, the Project Team works with 

Jagadeesh Yeluripati (Senior Research Scientist (Ecosystem modelling); Information and Computational Sciences Group; The James Hutton Institute, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK

Prof. Eeva-Stiina Tuittila; University of Eastern Finland, School of Forest Sciences;  Joensuu, Finland

Marc Kierans ; Phillip O’Brien ; Bernard Hyde and Conor Quinlan from the Environmental Protection Agency.