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Hydrology | Natural Flood Management NFM | Peatland restoration | Ecosystem services | Natural capital | Revegetation | Bare peat

Trajectories of ecosystem change in restored blanket peatlands

A paper published in Science of the Total Environment. Ecosystem services show phased recovery following restoration in eroded peatlands.

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Natural flood management | NFM | Vegetation monitoring | biodiversity | evidence | science | hydrology | ecosystem services | natural capital | Water quality | Water table

Trajectories for impacts of revegetation summary report MoorLIFE2020 | 2016

Trajectories for impacts of revegetation activities on upland blanket bogs. 

MoorLIFE 2020

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Wildfire | Wild fire | Roaches | Carbon Audit | Climate change | Emissions | Fire | MoorLIFE 2020

Roaches wildfire 2018 carbon report (longer read)

A report into the estimated amount of carbon released as a result of the wildfire that occurred on the Roaches in August 2018.

MoorLIFE 2020

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Wildfire | Wild fire | The Roaches | Carbon audit | Climate change | MoorLIFE 2020

Roaches wildfire 2018 carbon case study (shorter read)

Case study estimating the amount of carbon released from a wildfire at The Roaches in 2018

MoorLIFE 2020

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Wildfire | Wild fire | Climate change | Evidence | Science | Carbon audit

MoorLIFE 2020 Wildfire database report (updated 2020)

A guide to the method used in creation of the wildfire database and an analysis of trends associated with key variables

MoorLIFE 2020

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Science | Hydrology | Natural Flood Management | NFM | Ecosystem services | Natural Capital | Long term monitoring | Bare peat | Water quality

Restoration of Blanket bogs; flood risk reduction and other ecosystem benefits MoorLIFE 2020 | 2015

The final report of the Making Space for Water project

Making Space for Water

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Climate Change | Wildfire | Fire | Land Management | Evidence

Wildfire Ignition Risk Mapping Report MoorLIFE2020 | 2019

Risk of sustained ignition mapping for the Peak District National Park. Report - longer read.

MoorLIFE 2020

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Restoration | Blanket bog | Moorland Management

Blanket Bog Decision Making Toolkit Land Management Guidance

Land management guidance for blanket bog

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Moorland management | Land owners | Guidance | Advice

Outcomes and Improvements of Blanket Bog Land Management Guidance

Advice for land owners on how best to manage blanket bog in the UK.

MoorLIFE 2020

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Land management | Blanket bog | Grouse | Livestock

Blanket Bog Land Management Guidance FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions about managing blanket bog

MoorLIFE 2020

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Blanket bog | Moorland management | Monitoring

States of Blanket Bog

A diagram with pictures to explain the states of a blanket bog, from bare peat to active blanket bog.

MoorLIFE 2020

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land management | cutting | heather brash

Heather cutting factsheet

This factsheet explains heather cutting methods and heather suitability

MoorLIFE 2020

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MoorLIFE 2020 | Vegetation monitoring | Biodiversity | Rewetting | Revegetating | Sphagnum | Plug plant | Plant species

Monitoring the impact of blanket bog conservation using aerial imagery MoorLIFE 2020 | 2020

Using aerial imagery to monitor vegetation at a landscape scale, rather than the traditional site scale.

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heather bale | land management | conservation

Heather bale dams

This factsheet explains why and how heather bale dams are used for blocking gullies in peatland restoration work

MoorLIFE 2020

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land management | gully blocking | peat dam

Peat dam factsheet

This factsheet explains what peat dams are, how and why they are used, and their suitability in peatland restoration

MoorLIFE 2020

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grip blocking | gully blocking | water | flood risk | slowing the flow | water quality | factsheet

Grip and Gully Blocking

This factsheet outlines the reasons for and types of dams we use

MoorLIFE 2020

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Dams | Natural flood management | Moorland management | Water resources | Hydrology | flood risk

Stone Dam Factsheet

A factsheet on how and why stone dams are used.

MoorLIFE 2020

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Factsheet | Plastic dams | hydrology | Conservation works | moorland management

Plastic Dams Factsheet

A factsheet on how and why plastic dams are used.

MoorLIFE 2020

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Hydrology | Dams | Moorland management | Water resources | Flood risk | Natural flood management

Timber Dam Factsheet

A factsheet on how and why timber dams are used

MoorLIFE 2020

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Restoration | heather | Moorland management | conservation works

Bare Peat Re-vegetation Factsheet

This factsheet includes infomation on bare peat re-vegetation in the moorlands of the South Pennines area

MoorLIFE 2020

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Clough woodland | Moorland management | Guidance for landowners | Habitat creation

Clough Woodland: Grants and Support

A handy factsheet for landowners providing information about the grants and support you can get for clough woodland creation.

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Clough Woodland | Moorland Management | Land owner guidance | Conservation works

Clough Woodland: Benefits for My Land

A handy factsheet for landowners about the benefits of creating clough woodland

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Clough Woodland | Habitat creation | Moorland management | Guidance for landowners

Clough Woodland: Planting New Woodland

A factsheet for landowners to guide you through everything you need to know about creating a clough woodland on your land.

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Hydrology | Natural Flood Management | Gully Blocking | Grip blocking | Dam | NFM | Biodiversity | Rewetting

Hydrological analysis to prioritise gully block locations - Building Blocks 2020

A report from the Building Blocks project - prioritising 100,000 gully block locations in the South Pennine Moors Special Area of Conservation (SAC) to inform the next 10 to 20 years of moorland restoration.

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AMP7 | Catchment | Water company | Hydrology | Ecosystem services | Natural Capital | Water quality | Land management

Our plan for water in the upper catchments of the South Pennines until 2030

A report on the upland management plan for water in the upper catchments of the South Pennines Special Area of Conservation until 2030

Core

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Sphagnum moss | Evidence | Vegetation monitoring | Biodiversity | Science | Land management

Sphagnum Donor Site Monitoring Pilot Study Report 2019.pdf

Study indicating that hummock forming species of sphagnum moss recover from harvesting from donor sites for translocation. Full report - longer read

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