Planning and development: peatland


Peat Bog Restoration in Scotland
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This video highlights some of the methods of restoration that NatureScot has used on their National Nature Reserves (NNRs) to restore peatlands in Scotland.


The 13-minute video covers:

  • ditch blocking and damming techniques
  • peat depth surveys
  • livestock management on restoration sites
  • woodland management, chiefly regeneration
  • water tables
  • sphagnum mosses and other bog flora and fauna
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