INQUA Peribaltic Working Group

What is the INQUA PeriBaltic Working Group?

INQUA Peribaltic Working Group (WG) is an informal regional group of researchers active in different fields of Quaternary science. The WG activities are subordinated to the INQUA Commission on Terrestrial Processes, Deposits and History (TERPRO). INQUA Peribaltic WG started in early 1990-s and comprises geologists, geographers, botanists, ecologists and other natural scientists interested in Quaternary geology, palaeoecology and–climatology. Annual conferences and field trips of the WG usually bring together 40-60 participants from countries around the Baltic Sea, occasionally also from USACanadaNorwaySwitzerlandUK, The Netherlands.


Pertti Sarala
(WG President)
Oulu Mining School, University of Oulu, Finland

Gražyna Kluczynska
(WG secretary)
Nature Research Centre, Lithuania

Andreas Börner
(WG vice-president)
State Agency for Environment, Nature Conservation and Geology Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany

Małgorzata Frydrych
(WG vice-president)
University of Łódź, Faculty of Geographical Sciences, Department of Physical Geography, Poland