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Landscape Advice Note: Use of Peat Policy for English Heritage Properties

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By Alan Cathersides

The rate of peat growth is very slow, and is sensitive to climate changes. For a number of years there has been concern that the demand for peat is leading to the destruction of important peat bog habitat, and rare species which are dependant on it.

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  • Series: Guidance
  • Publication Status: Completed
  • Product Code: 51899

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