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Thesis (M. Sc.)--The Queen"s University of Belfast, 1954.

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Pagination1 v
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Open LibraryOL19927534M

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Peatland Survey and Evaluation. Penny Anderson Associates Ltd. (PAA) has a long established reputation for the survey, evaluation and restoration of moorland, heathland and wetland recent years, in response to a number of challenging peatland projects, PAA has developed a further specialism in peatland survey and evaluation. Making use of existing peat survey techniques, . Irish Peatland Conservation Council, Bog of Allen Nature Centre, Lullymore, Rathangan, Co. Kildare, R51 V, Ireland. T: +; E: [email protected] The work of the Irish Peatland Conservation Council is supported by the Irish Environmental Network. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.   A – survey of peat extraction in Northern Ireland for use as fuel and in horticulture was followed by an estimate of carbon loss resulting from this extraction. This estimate formed part of UK annual estimates of carbon emissions .

British Geological Survey, Natural Resources Wales: Evans et al. () Northern Ireland: , Deep peat from British Geological Survey, Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute, Peat Survey of Northern Ireland: Cruikshank & Tomlinson (); Evans et al. () Total: 2,, Peat may be dirt cheap, but it costs the earth. Peat extraction is killing Ireland’s raised bogs. Already, Ireland has lost 90% of its raised bogs to commercial peat extraction, turf cutting and forestry. 14 sites designated as Natural Heritage Areas and Special Areas of Conservation have been damaged by moss peat . na Móna, Ireland (Clarke) and a small book about the history of peat cutting in the British Isles (Rotherham ). Haverkamp () covers years of peat extraction by theinternationally operating company Klasmann-Deilmann GmbH, but his book is available in the German language only. H.F. van de Griendt, one of the founding fathers of. Survey of Wales. Peatlands in Northern Ireland •Information from NI Peatland Survey and LCM •Much S-N and some large active peatlands •Peat cutting, drainage and erosion extensive. Peat Mapping from Northern Ireland Soils Map, Northern Ireland Peatland Survey and Landcover Map , provided by AFBNI. Issues •What does “peatland.