Resources

Resources

Factsheets, reports and technical specifications for our work.

S. capillifolium and Polytrichum © Matt Snelling

We have completed restoration plans for 46,545ha of blanket bog (54% of the estimated total for Yorkshire)*.

Yorkshire Peat Partnership reports

Reporting on our progress since 2009.

Fleet Moss bog pool © Dom Hinchley

10 years of restoring Yorkshire’s upland peatlands

Yorkshire Peat Partnership 2009 to 2017 summary report

Yorkshire Peat Partnership Works Monitoring Report 2017

Yorkshire Peat Partnership: Five years on

We have blocked 1844km (38%) of eroding grips and begun blocking of 181km (7%) of eroding gullies*.

Restoration resources

Technical specifications for our restoration works.

Diggers above Bishopdale © Beth Thomas

Yorkshire Peat Partnership Technical Specification 1

Yorkshire Peat Partnership Technical Specification 2

Yorkshire Peat Partnership Technical Specification 3

Yorkshire Peat Partnership Technical Specification 4

Yorkshire Peat Partnership Technical Specification 8

Conserving Bogs: The Management Handbook

We have completed a total area of over 10,00ha of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle surveys, both within the YPP area and under contracts elsewhere*. As far as we are aware, this is the biggest dataset of its type in the UK.

Earth observation resources

Factsheets on the satellites we use in our remote sensing work.

Find out more about blanket bog, sphagnum and our work through blog posts from our colleagues and partners...

*as at March 2019