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Peat protection key for UK conservationists tackling climate change

A flooded area of Peat bog is seen on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. REUTERS/Phil Noble

A flooded area of Peat bog is seen on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. REUTERS/Phil Noble

A flooded area of Peat bog is seen on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. REUTERS/Phil Noble
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Contractors take a break on moorland whilst planting Sphagnum Moss as part of a conservation project on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. Picture taken with a drone. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Contractors take a break on moorland whilst planting Sphagnum Moss as part of a conservation project on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. Picture taken with a drone. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Contractors take a break on moorland whilst planting Sphagnum Moss as part of a conservation project on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. Picture taken with a drone. REUTERS/Phil Noble
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Chris Dean, Head of Moors for the Future Partnership walks through an area of damaged Peat moorland on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Chris Dean, Head of Moors for the Future Partnership walks through an area of damaged Peat moorland on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Chris Dean, Head of Moors for the Future Partnership walks through an area of damaged Peat moorland on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. REUTERS/Phil Noble
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A contractor walks across moorland whilst planting Sphagnum Moss as part of a conservation project on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. Picture taken with a drone. REUTERS/Phil Noble

A contractor walks across moorland whilst planting Sphagnum Moss as part of a conservation project on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. Picture taken with a drone. REUTERS/Phil Noble

A contractor walks across moorland whilst planting Sphagnum Moss as part of a conservation project on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. Picture taken with a drone. REUTERS/Phil Noble
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Chris Dean, Head of Moors for the Future Partnership poses for a photograph on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Chris Dean, Head of Moors for the Future Partnership poses for a photograph on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. REUTERS/Phil Noble

Chris Dean, Head of Moors for the Future Partnership poses for a photograph on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. REUTERS/Phil Noble
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A contractor walks across moorland whilst planting Sphagnum Moss as part of a conservation project on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. REUTERS/Phil Noble

A contractor walks across moorland whilst planting Sphagnum Moss as part of a conservation project on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. REUTERS/Phil Noble

A contractor walks across moorland whilst planting Sphagnum Moss as part of a conservation project on Black Ashop moor near Glossop, Britain, October 21, 2021. Picture taken October 21, 2021. REUTERS/Phil Noble
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