Blanket Bog Restoration in Ireland (Project Complete)

A nature conservation project jointly funded by EU DG-Environment and Coillte Teoranta (The Irish Forestry Board) under the EU LIFE- Nature Programme. The project is managed by Coillte Teoranta.

EU Project Number: Life 02 Nat/Irl/8490.

Locations of sites around Ireland include MacGillycuddys’ Reeks, Co. Kerry, Slieve Aughty, Co. Clare, Nephin Beg, Crossmolina, Glenamoy and Bangor-Erris, Co. Mayo, Barnesmore Gap and Lough Golagh, Co. Donegal, Ox Mountains, Co. Sligo and Slieve Blooms, Co. Laois.

Project Reports
  Progress Report Year 1 (1st July 2002 – 30th June 2003) [View PDF Document]  

Interim Report Year 2 (1st July 2002 – 30th June 2004) Incorporating 2nd Progress Report [View PDF Document]  
Progress Report Year 3 (1st July 2002 – 30th June 2005) [View PDF Document]  

Modification Request (12th December 2005) Project modification request report [View PDF Document]  

Progress Report Year 4 (1st July 2002 – 31st December 2006) [View PDF Document]  

Final Project Report
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Project Results Booklet
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Dissertation on methodologies for restoring blanket bog [View PDF Document]

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