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by Patricia Bruneau, Scottish Natural Heritage
Posted on November 13, 2017

Scotland’s peatlands sit where the worlds of soils and water collide - resulting in one of our most iconic landscapes

Scotland’s peatland provides us with some spectacular scenery. They are places where soils meet with water to create unique habitats that have been enduring for millennia. These bogs also play an essential role in our lives. But having been exposed to too many pressures they are now in need of more attention if we want to secure their long term future.

To find out more read Patricia's blog on Scotland's Environment Website.