Merefest 13

It was a glorious late summer day and over 1300 people come to enjoy the festivities at Cholmondeley Castle which included canoeing, fishing, pond dipping, mini beast hunting, graffiti t-shirt making, willow dragonfly making, dry bog snorkelling a trade and craft tent and a whole range of nature information about the Meres and Mosses and the Partnership in the area.


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Did you know?

The area of Fenn's, Whixall and Bettisfield Mosses combined is the third largest area of raised peat bog in Britain. On average, 1 hectare of peatland can store 10 times more carbon than 1 hectare of woodland



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News

13
feb

Marches Mosses Survey

Tell us what you think about the Marches Mosses.

15
jan

The Carbon Farmer mockumentary

A new 7-minute film called The Carbon Farmer takes a look at how climate change will change the face of farming.

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Events

27
apr

Amphibian and Reptile Hunt

Discover the amazing world of amphibians and reptiles.

05
may

Birds of the Mosses Walk

Observe some of the bird species that thrive on the Mosses.