NatureScot - Peatland Action
Peatland Action (PA) is a peatland restoration project run by Scottish Natural Heritage and funded mainly by Scottish Government. The funding primarily supports on-the-ground restoration activities. This includes:
- installation of peat dams in man-made ditches to increase water levels
- allowing the peat-building mosses called sphagnums to re-establish.
- more novel techniques such as peat hag re-vegetating by using the surrounding vegetation to stabilise the bare eroding peat
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Geographical areas funded: Scotland
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- Capital, Revenue
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When to apply
Applications can be submitted at any time of the year, but you should apply 12 weeks before your intended start date.
How to apply
See the NatureScot website for guidance and application form. If you have any potential projects you would like to discuss with the project team, please get in touch through the Peatland Action email address.
Activites funded: Environment
Last reviewed 8 days ago
Scottish Natural Heritage Headquarters Great Glen House Leachkin Road, Inverness, IV3 8NW
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