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Rare jumping spider found on Marches Mosses

Date Posted: 5th September 2018

After a lapse of 30 years a rare bog dwelling spider, Sitticus floricola, has been rediscovered living on Fenn’s, Whixall and Bettisfield Mosses National Nature Reserve (NNR).
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Lapwings benefit from recent management work

Date Posted: 16th July 2018

Young lapwings have been caught on camera by local photographer Stephen Barlow.
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Bog wars

Date Posted: 2nd May 2018

Fenn’s, Whixall and Bettisfield Mosses is a National Nature Reserve and the third largest raised peat bog in the UK.
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Boglife trainee placement

Date Posted: 17th April 2018

We are looking for trainees for the Marches Mosses BogLIFE project.
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BogLIFE newsletter

Date Posted: 9th April 2018

To read the latest BogLIFE, please click on the image below.
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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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sep

Rare jumping spider found on Marches Mosses

After a lapse of 30 years a rare bog dwelling spider, Sitticus floricola, has been rediscovered living on Fenn’s, Whixall and Bettisfield Mosses National Natu...

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jul

Lapwings benefit from recent management work

Young lapwings have been caught on camera by local photographer Stephen Barlow.

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