Bogland: a protocol for sustainable peatland management in Ireland

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The Environmental Protection Agency is funding this major research project on sustainable peatland management in Ireland which is being led by University College Dublin and includes partners from many organisations around Ireland. Funded under the ?Sustainable Development? measure of the research programme, this project will, during its three year duration (2005-2008), address peatlands from four dimensions: Environmental, Social, Economic and Institutional and will bring this work together to develop a protocol for the sustainable management of peatlands in Ireland.

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Dr. Florence Renou-Wilson
University College Dublin
Environmental Research Scientist
Agriculture and Food Science Centre, Belfield, University College Dublin,, Belfield Dublin 4, Ireland
Telephone: +353 (0) 1 7167725
e-mail: florence.renou@ucd.ie

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Author(s)Renou-Wilson, F.
Title Of WebsiteSecure Archive For Environmental Research Data
Publication InformationBogland: a protocol for sustainable peatland management in Ireland
Name of OrganisationEnvironmental Protection Agency Ireland
Electronic Address or URL http://erc.epa.ie/safer/resource?id=c07b1f85-972f-102c-9c91-0a68ec663af0
Unique Identifierc07b1f85-972f-102c-9c91-0a68ec663af0
Date of AccessLast Updated on SAFER: 2017-11-18

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SAFER-Data Display URL http://erc.epa.ie/safer/iso19115/display?isoID=114
Resource KeywordsPeatland, mires, peat,, biodiversity, energy, turbary, blanket bog, raised bog, fens
EPA/ERTDI/STRIVE Project Code2004-CD-P1-M2
EPA/ERTDI/STRIVE Project ThemeNot Applicable
Resource Availability: Any User Can Download Files From This Resource
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Limitations on the use of this ResourceTo warn the owner when data is used
Number of Attached Files (Publicly and Openly Available for Download): 2
Project Start Date Monday 1st May 2006 (01-05-2006)
Earliest Recorded Date within any attached datasets or digital objects Monday 1st May 2006 (01-05-2006)
Most Recent Recorded Date within any attached datasets or digital objects Friday 1st May 2009 (01-05-2009)
Published on SAFERThursday 21st May 2009 (21-05-2009)
Date of Last EditFriday 12th July 2013 at 15:49:20 (12-07-2013)
Datasets or Files Updated On Friday 12th July 2013 at 15:49:20 (12-07-2013)

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The BOGLAND project covers the whole of Ireland with focus on areas where peatlands are most found: Midlands, North-West and South-West.A series of core sites have been chosen. Full description to come.

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