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Dartmoor and the Upper Plym Valley

Dartmoor and the Upper Plym Valley


Well known for its extensive peat bogs, the National Trust is working with partners on moorland management for carbon conservation and promoting low-carbon management.

Commoners are signed up to a Higher Level Scheme agreement to manage the site for the benefit of wildlife, archaeology and peat.

Organisation / Lead partner:

National Trust

Contact Details:


Project Name:

Dartmoor and the Upper Plym Valley

Conservation Status:

Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI)Special Area of Conservation (SAC)



Peat Habitats:

Blanket bog

Project Type:


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