Keywords: cutaway peatlands
A new paradigm for Irish peatland afforestation
Peatland afforestation in Ireland has long been focused on the naturally treeless blanket peatlands of the west. Through accumulated...
Lakes: a new concept for wildlife conservation on Irish cutaway peatlands
By 2030, Ireland will have more than 80,000ha of cutaway peatlands. Since the early 1990s, lake creation has emerged...
After-use of Finnish cut-away peatlands: recent land-use trends and geology as a planning tool
The area covered by peatlands in Finland is 8.9 million hectares. Approximately 60,000 ha are currently in peat production...