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Blanket Bogs in Wales

Defra Peat Project

International Mire Conservation Group

IUCN Peatland Programme

MethaneNet

Moors for the Future

Nordic Peat Network

PEATBOG

Peatland Project Locations

Peatscapes

PeatNet

QUEST

Scotland Moorland Forum

Sustainable Uplands

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Introduction

CLAD is a NERC-funded knowledge exchange (KE) project hosted by the Universities of Glasgow (School of Geographical & Earth Sciences) and Stirling (School of Biological & Environmental Sciences). CLAD promotes improved understanding and management of carbon losses from terrestrial environments via catchment drainage systems. Stakeholders include regulators, developers, consultants and equipment suppliers.

There is currently a significant gap in scoping and environmental impact assessments on the effect of peatland disturbance of organic rich soils e.g. peatlands. This knowledge exchange project will: