Participants of the Sphagnum Symposium-2016 are invited to Saint Petersburg

Participants of the Sphagnum Symposium-2016 in Khanty-Mansiysk are invited to start Sphagnum meeting in the Saint-Petersburg region. Two days of excursions will provide possibilities to see Sphagnum species with sub-oceanic tendency of distribution which are absent or rare in West Siberia – Sphagnum auriculatum, S. subnitens, S. rubellum, S. quinquefarium, S.cuspidatum, S.tenellum and other more widespread species.

Description of excursions: in English, in Russian

Please contact Maria Noskova ( if you would like to start International meeting on the biology of Sphagnum in Saint-Petersburg.


28.07.2016 – Arrival to Saint-Petersburg
29.07.2016 – Excursion to raised bog
30.07.2016 – Excursion to aapa-mire
31.07.2016 – Leave for Khanty-Mansiysk

There is a direct flight from Saint-Peterburg to Khanty-Mansiysk on July, 31 (170 euro).

Registration fee:
(includes accommodation, field trips, meals)

– 250 euro
– 150 euro for students and PhD students


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