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Irish Bogs

Irish Bogs

A Case for Planning : The Controversy Between Exploitation and Conservation of Ombrotrophic Peatlands in the Republic of Ireland

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Published by Catholic University Nijmegen in Nijmegen, Netherlands .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementH. van Eck;A. Govers;A. Lemaire;J. Schaminee.
Contributionsvan Eck, H. Govers , A. Lemaire , A. Schaminee , J.Schaminee.
The Physical Object
Pagination333p. :
Number of Pages333
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17386477M

Bog poems and elks In the s Barrie Cooke and Seamus Heaney were also turning towards bogs. The former’s massive Great Irish Elk canvases, displayed prominently in public buildings and at major.   The Ancient book was found on the afternoon of 20 July by Mr Eddie Fogarty, who was operating a mechanical digger in the bog at Faddan More, .

  The top twenty books every Irish American should read From cruel history to Irish slang, the all-time list of the best and the brightest authors and books. Tom Deignan. The peatlands, consisting of raised bog and blanket bog, are home to a diverse range of flora and fauna. This unique and educational tour of the Bogs of Ireland will show the participants the rich archaeological heritage preserved within the peatlands and the heritage and splendour of the midland towns.

An Archaeological Interpretation of Irish Iron Age Bog Bodies.   Trembling in summer breezes, bog cotton brightens the Irish landscape. These fluffy, feathery blooms are found where their name suggests, bang smack in the middle of Ireland’s beautiful bogs. Ireland’s bogs and peatlands may not hold precious memories for those who were forced as kids to cut and stack turf, but trust me Ireland’s bogs [ ].


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