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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Why are bogs so important for a healthy planet?

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27/08/2021

Our peatlands store more carbon than all other vegetation types in the world combined and yet here on our doorstep, they're in a state of degradation. As part of The Climate Project's Let's Plant Moor series, Moors For The Future Partnership Officer Alice Leary takes a look at the knock-on effect on the nature surrounding us and what's being done to prevent it.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Why are our moors so damaged?

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18/07/2021

Human activity and nature's consequences have been damaging the state of our moors for decades. As part of The Climate Project's Let's Plant Moor series, Moors For The Future Partnership Officer Alice Leary takes a look at how the degradation of the moors has a knock-on effect on the nature surrounding us and what's being done to prevent it.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Sphagnum: reversing the fortunes of our northern moors

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30/04/2021

We take a closer look at the plant that's reversing the fortunes of the Peak District and South Pennine moors. Alice Learey from Moors For The Future investigates.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

BMC launches The Climate Project

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21/04/2021

Make a real difference – to the local landscapes that you love and the global climate crisis. We’ve teamed up with Moors for the Future for an exciting new project.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Spring into action: Mend Our Mountains Great Ridge restoration

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29/03/2021

The iconic and fantastic Great Ridge will soon receive much-needed repair to its badly eroded footpath as a result of the BMC’s Mend Our Mountains campaign.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Moorland restoration update

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07/12/2020

Our charity partners for The Climate Project, Moors for the Future, give us their latest update on how the project is doing and remind us of the importance of sphagnum for combatting the climate crisis and peatland restoration. Moors for the Future Officer Alice Learey explains.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Peak District: walkers learn more about one of the UK's biggest natural restoration schemes

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13/07/2017

The wild moorland landscape at the heart of England is changing - but not everyone understands how or why. A recent walk jointly organised by the BMC and Moors for the Future gave walkers and climbers a chance to find out more.
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GUIDEBOOKS

Escape the heat: six shady grit crags

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03/07/2015

If you can’t stand the heat... This year’s kitchen has been hotter than hell with endless sunshine and blockbusting temps. How long can this last? And where can you climb on grit? Niall Grimes has the answer.
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ACCESS & CONSERVATION

Vision set for High Peak moors

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20/09/2013

The National Trust's “biggest and most ambitious” landscape-scale nature conservation initiative has been launched in the Peak District today (20 September).
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GUIDEBOOKS

Over the Moors: download extras

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20/06/2012

Over the Moors features so many crags that we made the difficult decision to exclude some of them for reasons of space or dereliction. Just because these crags are on the web does not say anything about their quality, although I doubt we'd put Shining Clough in here.
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