SLIABH BEAGH SAC ON WORLD WETLANDS DAY

13 February 2021 No Comments by The Northern Standard

Dr Rory Sheehan, left and Paul Sherlock from the CANN Project, with one of the lead drainblocks that have been constructed to help re-wet the blanket bog in the Sliabh Beagh SAC before their live broadcast from the Sliabh Beagh SAC on World Wetlands Day that was held on Tuesday last week. Rory spoke about the CANN project that is ongoing in the area and how they are re-wetting the blanket bog by drain blocking. He also spoke about the wildlife and plant life on the blanket bog as well as how the bog was formed. ©Rory Geary/The Northern Standard

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