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IUCN UK Peatland Programme 2018 Conference

Date: 02 Oct 2018

Peatland Connections: Building Prosperity

Date: 2nd - 4th October;

Location: The Shore: Loch Lomond, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park

Ticket sales temporarily closed due to unprecedented demand.

If you are an invited speaker and are still to book your place please contact Jillian Hoy ASAP (Jillian.Hoy@iucn.org.uk) who will assist you with your booking.

If you are still hoping to attend the conference and would like to be added to our waiting list please e-mail info@iucn.org.uk


With access to some thought-provoking sites to view restoration in action, and an exciting programme in the planning covering rural economy, public engagement and peatland conservation, the conference promises to be one not to miss. A draft programme with more information about what will be going on each day can be downloaded from here.

If you require accommodation, we recommend you book in advance as it can get booked up quickly. A list of options in the local area can be found here.

You can book tickets for the pre-cursor event, Peatlands Place in the Uplands, which takes place 09:30 to 12:30 on 2nd October, here

The 2018 IUCN UK Peatland Programme conference is being held in partnership with Scottish Natural Heritage and the Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park:

Partner organisations: SNH and Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park Authority