PAST ENVIRONMENTAL ARCHIVES TOULOUSE
PEAT is a group of researchers from Toulouse, using peat as a past environmental archive.
PEAT members are working in more or less all the geographic zones where peat accumulation can be found, wihth a focus on Sphagnum ombrotrophic mires found in Europe, Canada and Patagonia (including Tierra del Fuego). Peat samples from all the world are available for research & scientific collaborations. Samples are stored frozen or freeze dried.
PEAT has many facilities dedicated to the studies of peat and sediment cores
Peat members are working on all aspects of paleorecords with a focus to the Anthropocene.