The Marches Mosses celebrates 30 years as a National Nature Reserve – and grows!
Date: September 13, 2021
Note: This post contains an optional link to external websites. The Marches Mosses, an internationally-important lowland raised peat bog between England and Wales – is celebrating its 30th birthday as a National Nature Reserve (NNR). Not only that, the NNR has grown by nearly 20% with the official addition of 237 acres into the Mosses […]
Join us on 11 September for Events to Celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Mosses NNR
Date: September 6, 2021
Photo is a bird’s-eye view of the Marches Mosses Note: This post contains a link to an external website. In 1991 – 30 years ago this month – Fenn’s, Whixall and Bettisfield Mosses (collectively “The Marches Mosses”) were designated as a National Nature Reserve. Prior to that, the peatlands, located south west of Whitchurch, were […]
Gardening over Bank Holiday? Choose peat-free and help to fight climate change!
Date: August 25, 2021
Note: This post contains a link to an external website. You – yes, you, right at home in your garden – can help fight climate change! How? It’s simple, really – just choose peat-free gardening products – compost and hanging basket liners among other garden necessities. How does that help? It means that peat is […]
Rescuing Our Peatland: Everything you need to know about peat restoration.
Date: August 20, 2021
Note: This post has links to external websites. Special thanks to Ellie Williams, Marches Mosses BogLIFE Assistant Project Officer, for this article. The Marches Mosses is a special landscape that we are working to restore and protect for future generations. Peatlands such as Fenn’s, Whixall and Bettisfield Mosses play an important role in the fight […]
REMINDER: Book Now for the Butterfly and Dragonfly Walk on the Mosses on 14 August
Date: August 4, 2021
Last few places remain so book now!