Fire awareness campaign lights up Peak District moors

27 August 2014

The UK’s first real-time fire risk map has been launched by the Moors for the Future Partnership as part of a campaign to prevent wildfires destroying rare Peak District habitats.…

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Visitor Surveys - Can you help?

12 August 2014

The second round of 2014 Dark Peak Nature Improvement Area (NIA) visitor surveys will be taking place in early September.

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Moors for the Future Partnership - a lesson for others says Lord Smith

22 July 2014

Millions of people who watched Stage 2 of the Tour de France on TV may have taken for granted the lush moorlands on Holme Moss as the cyclists rushed over…

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Journey through our history with the Tour de Yorkshire

03 July 2014

The start of this year's Tour de France will pass through iconic moorlands of the South Pennines and Peak District National Park before heading for the end of the first two…

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New audio tours of South Pennine moors

26 June 2014

Walkers can download an audio guide before they upload their rucksack to discover that Romans tramped the very path beneath their feet as they hike the South Pennine moors.  Two…

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Moors for the Future advise on award winning project in Northern Ireland

16 June 2014

A bog restoration project in the Garron Plateau, Co. Antrim - the first of its kind in Northern Ireland - has won an award for “Business and Biodiversity” at the…

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A scientific approach to the effect of upland restoration on flooding

02 June 2014

Three football-pitch sized plots high on the uplands of Kinder Scout could hold the key to reducing the kind of flooding that wreaked havoc in parts of England last winter.…

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Aerial application of lime, seed and fertiliser on Kinder Scout

17 April 2014

Work is planned to begin after the Easter weekend to apply lime, seed and fertiliser by helicopter over the much of the Kinder Scout Plateau. This is an essential part of…

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Visitor surveys - can you help?

07 April 2014

The first Dark Peak Nature Improvement Area (NIA) visitor surveys of 2014 will be taking place in mid-May.

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Bee part of a hive of activity on the moors

24 March 2014

Do you regularly visit and walk on the moors of the Peak District and South Pennines? Would you like to take part in an innovative project? If so why not…

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