Spring 2018 MoorNEWS out now

17 May 2018

The Spring 2018 edition of our newsletter, MoorNEWS is available to read online now. You can find out more about our conservation work, planting sphagnum moss on Kinder, and a new £7 million…

Read more… Spring 2018 MoorNEWS out now

From Buxton to the Borders – £7m Government grant allows new moorland conservation work to get underway

15 May 2018

A new injection of Government cash will help support the restoration of England’s iconic peatlands. Two successful bids in the north will fund peatland conservation from the Peak District to…

Read more… From Buxton to the Borders – £7m Government grant allows new moorland conservation work to get underway

Watch again: wildfire webinars

04 May 2018

Learn from industry experts about research into wildfires, and partnership work to help reduce them   As part of our MoorLIFE 2020 project, we coordinated two webinars alongside Europarc Atlantic…

Read more… Watch again: wildfire webinars

The green fingered scientists

04 May 2018

Moors for the Future Partnership scientists, Tom Spencer and Dave Chandler, have led a huge effort by volunteers and staff to plant 15,000 sphagnum plants on a monitoring site on…

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Conservation numbers: It was a Personal Best for some, a Season Best for others, and maybe even a National Record for the Partnership!

02 May 2018

The winter of 2017-2018 definitely had a bite and it took a while for spring to finally arrive.  But the Partnership’s conservation teams take nothing lying down and made sure…

Read more… Conservation numbers: It was a Personal Best for some, a Season Best for others, and maybe even a National Record for the Partnership!

British uplands photographic competition winners announced

01 May 2018

Family adventures and a 5000 foot selfie top the judge’s list Moors for the Future Partnership have announced the winners of their 2018 photo competition. The winning images showcase Britain’s…

Read more… British uplands photographic competition winners announced

460m of popular Peak District bridleway restored

25 April 2018

A badly degraded Peak District route popular with walkers, bikers and horse riders has enjoyed some TLC.

Read more… 460m of popular Peak District bridleway restored

Survey of Peak District birds to take flight

20 March 2018

A head-count of birds that live on Peak District National Park moors will take place this summer, for the first time in 14 years.   The vast landscape provides a…

Read more… Survey of Peak District birds to take flight

Celebrating 15 years of mending moorland at the heart of the UK

20 February 2018

A team of organisations that helps beloved landscapes at the heart of the UK is celebrating its 15th anniversary with 15 unique events. The Moors for the Future Partnership commemorates…

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Blanket bog conservation work features in new Spanish research book

19 February 2018

A newly published book is sharing guidance and information about peatland conservation across the world. International experts share their insights into the identification, description, restoration and protection of peat bogs…

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