Bord na Mona Peatland Rehabilitation 2021 Breakdown by County

Bord na Móna rehabilitated nearly 5,200 hectares (about 12,800 acres) of peatlands in 2021

Rehabilitation operations for 2021 were focused on 18 bogs, with the lion’s share in Co Offaly and east Co Galway.

The county-by-county breakdown for peatlands rehabilitated in 2021 shows:

Offaly, 2,519 hectares;

Galway, 1,563ha;

Longford, 634ha;

Roscommon, 354ha;

Kildare, 126ha

This work is administered by the National Parks & Wildlife Service with oversight and monitoring by the EPA.

https://www.irishtimes.com/news/environment/at-least-7-5m-tonnes-of-carbon-captured-by-peatlands-rehabilitated-in-2021-1.4791340

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