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Find the latest publications, briefings and reports from the IUCN UK Peatland Programme.

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Publications and Resources

Find the latest briefings and reports from the IUCN UK Peatland Programme.

LATESTIUCN Briefing Notes on Peatlands. These briefing notes are aimed at policy makers, practitioners and academics to help explain the ecological processes that underpin peatland function.

INFO: Conserving Bogs - The Management Handbook. A practical manual to the methods and techniques to effectively manage and conserve bogs.

 

Commission of Inquiry

The Commission of Inquiry on Peatlands was set up to produce an authoritative set of reports assessing the science on key areas of relevance to policy makers. The findsings represent the culmination of 18 months of collaboration between peatland experts from land management, science and policy from across the UK, and revealed the enormous importance of our peatlands for people and wildlife.

Demonstrating Success

IUCN UK Peatland Programme Demonstrating Success Booklet series showcase successful peatland restoration projects from across the UK and Internationally. Now published - Global Peatland Restoration: Demonstrating Success - available for download.

 

| 20 Dec 2016
Scotland's Peatlands: Opportunities for Restoration

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| 19 Dec 2016
Creating a Legacy for Peatlands: Conference Plenary Presentations 2016

Please find below copies of the plenary presentations from the IUCN UK Peatland Programme's 2016 conference, 'Creating A Legacy for Peatlands'. NB: We have only been able to share presentations where permissions have been obtained.
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| 19 Dec 2016
Creating a Legacy for Peatlands: Conference Workshops and Seminars 2016 (Communications)

Please find below presentations and summary from the workshop/seminar sessions from the communications strand held at the IUCN UK Peatland Programme's 2016 conference, 'Creating A Legacy for Peatlands'. NB: We have only been able to share presentations where permissions have been obtained. Fast Track Impact - Mark Reed
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| 19 Dec 2016
Creating a Legacy for Peatlands: Conference Workshops and Seminars 2016 (Peatland Benefits)

Please find below presentations and summary from the workshop/seminar sessions from the quantifying peatland benefits strand held at the IUCN UK Peatland Programme's 2016 conference, 'Creating A Legacy for Peatlands'. NB: We have only been able to share presentations where permissions have been obtained. We will be adding to this resource as more permissions are gained.
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| 19 Dec 2016
Creating a Legacy for Peatlands: Conference Workshops and Seminars 2016 (Monitoring)

Please find below presentations and summary from the workshop/seminar sessions from the monitoring strand held at the IUCN UK Peatland Programme's 2016 conference, 'Creating A Legacy for Peatlands'. NB: We have only been able to share presentations where permissions have been obtained. We will be adding to this resource as more permissions are gained.
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| 19 Dec 2016
Creating a Legacy for Peatlands: Conference Workshops and Seminars 2016 (Restoration)

Please find below presentations and summary from the workshop/seminar sessions from the restoration strand held at the IUCN UK Peatland Programme's 2016 conference, 'Creating A Legacy for Peatlands'. NB: We have only been able to share presentations where permissions have been obtained. We will be adding to this resource as more permissions are gained.
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| 19 Dec 2016
Creating a Legacy for Peatlands: Conference Workshops and Seminars 2016 (Sustainable Management)

Please find below presentations and summary from the workshop/seminar sessions from the sustainable management strand held at the IUCN UK Peatland Programme's 2016 conference, 'Creating A Legacy for Peatlands'. NB: We have only been able to share presentations where permissions have been obtained. We will be adding to this resource as more permissions are gained.
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| 5 Dec 2016
Creating a Legacy for Peatlands: Conference Posters 2016

Please find below links to download posters that were displayed at the IUCN UK Peatland Programme's 2016 conference, 'Creating A Legacy for Peatlands'. Posters were shared by many organisations, showcasing the great variety of work being delivered by the peatland community.
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