BogFest planned in Edale

13 March 2017

Save the date! BogFest 2017 When: Thursday 21st, Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd September 2017 What: BogFest A joint celebration of our iconic uplands and brilliant blanket bogs hosted…

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Uplands photo competition makes international splash

28 February 2017

Winners have been announced for the Moors for the Future Partnership’s 2nd photography competition - which was inundated with more than 700 entries from 11 countries around the globe.   The…

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Innovative ideas wanted for exciting new Bogtastic project

13 February 2017

Creative minds are being sought to design and produce inspiring and innovative ways to help the public learn more about our upland blanket bogs.

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Latest MoorNEWS out now

01 February 2017

The latest issue of our newsletter, MoorNEWS is now available.

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Sphagnum moss soaks up the limelight on Countryfile

31 January 2017

Did you catch us on BBC One’s Countryfile on Sunday 29th January?   Brendon Wittram, our Conservation Contracts Manager, met Matt Baker to showcase our work to reintroduce Sphagnum…

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Partnership work with the University of Leeds to show benefits of moorland diversification

16 December 2016

Distinctive habitats in the Peak District and South Pennine moorlands are set to be monitored and conserved as part of our collaborative work with The University of Leeds. Experts from…

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Neighbouring moorland recognised for unique habitats and wildlife

30 November 2016

The West Pennine Moors have been given legal protection after being designated as a site of special scientific interest (SSSI).

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Innovative reintroduction of Sphagnum mosses vital to restoration of upland peatbogs

29 November 2016

The plant that formed the blanket bogs of the Peak District is being reintroduced on a scale never seen before in the UK. Used in the First World War as…

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Moors for the Future team head to Shrewsbury to help create lasting legacy for peatlands

28 November 2016

Issued by the Moors for the Future Partnership on behalf of the IUCN UK Peatland Programme   Scientists, conservationists, land managers and policy-makers will come together for three days…

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Project on track to repair Cutthroat Bridleway

17 November 2016

Draft proposals for the repair of the Cutthroat Bridleway, on the Moscar Moor, are in the process of being drawn up. An archaeological survey of the popular Peak District path,…

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