Peatland restoration secures £10m to cut emissions

A £10 million fund has been launched to help protect and restore England’s peatlands. Peatlands cover 11% of the country, provide 70% of its drinking water and ‘lock in’ at least 3.2 billion tonnes of Carbon Dioxide. Many peatlands have suffered from drying out mosses, plants dying out and shrinking habitats – as they degrade, greenhouse […]