Come and Discover ……
Our Midland Raised Bogs contain a unique landscape of hummocks, hollows, lawns and pools, and are home to specialist plants and animals. In addition many ‘bog bodies’ and ancient artifacts have been found.
Andrea Webb, NPWS Ranger – ‘Bogs and their Context’
Eamonn Kelly, Ex National Museum of Ireland – ‘Sacred Spaces: Raised Bogs and their Heritage’
Nuala Madigan, IPCC – ‘Habitats, Flora and Fauna’
Triona Finnen, NPWS Ranger, – ‘Threats to Raised Bogs’
Dr. Craig Bullock, Environmental Economist, UCD, – ‘Ecosystem, carbon and the future of Peatlands’.
John Connolly, Coillte Life Project – ‘Best Practice in Raised Bog Restoration’