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The Bord na Móna Peat Briquette Design

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With three segments spelling out BNM, the Bord na Móna Peat Briquette is one of the most iconic Irish designs. But how did the design come about? It’...

The Peatlands of Ireland

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Taken from Bord na Móna, Fact Sheet, no. 1. FACT SHEET 1.0 Peatlands are a very important part of the history, culture and economy of Ireland....

Raised Bogs

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Taken from Bord na Móna, Fact Sheet no. 4. These can be defined as bogs which form from vegetation that grows due to the nutrients present in...

Formation and Types of Peatlands

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Taken from Bord na Móna, Fact Sheet no. 2. Peatlands (or Boglands) are biogenic deposits where the incompletely decayed remains from a variety of...

Bord na Móna Turf Harvesting Scheme

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Taken from Bord na Móna Recruitment Leaflets. LEND A HAND TO SAVE THE NATON’S FUEL! AND ENJOY AN OPEN AIR HOLIDAY GOOD FOOD AND ACCOMMODATION...

Blanket Bogs

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Taken from Bord na Móna Fact Sheet, no. 5. These can be defined as bogs which form in areas where relatively high levels of rainfall occur annually...

Archaeological Finds in the Peatlands of Ireland

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Peatlands have been a very important source of archaeological material in Ireland. Artefacts found both under and within peatland deposits have...

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