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Event - International Bog Day – what lives on the Marches Mosses?

International Bog Day – what lives on the Marches Mosses?  Meres and Mosses

Where:

Whixall
Moss Lane
Whixall
SY13 2PD

Contact:

Dates

From: 28th July 2019
To: 28th July 2019

Event Details

International Bog Day is celebrated around the world on the fourth Sunday in July. This annual event aims to celebrate the beauty of bogs and to help make people more aware of peatlands, the benefits they provide to mankind for free, and the threats that they are facing. Come and find out what makes bogs so special.

Suitable for families, but children should be able to walk 2 - 3 miles.

Pre-booking essential: info.whixall@naturalengland.org.uk or 01948 880362.

10am-2pm


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The Meres and Mosses area is the second largest natural network of ponds and wetlands in England (the Lake District is the largest)


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