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Logo of the Irish Peatland Conservation CouncilWelcome to the Irish Peatland Conservation Council (IPCC). Fáilte. Our mission is to protect a representative sample of the peatlands of Ireland for people to enjoy today and in the future. We hope our web site will help you to get to know us better. It’s your gateway to  the save the bogs campaign and to visitors to the Bog of Allen Nature Centre. Please help us to keep in touch with one another. The IPCC is a registered charity (number CHY6829) and a non-governmental organisation.

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Visitor Attraction – Education and Fun Days Out at the Bog of Allen Nature Centre in Co. Kildare

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Save the Bogs Campaign Ireland – Action & Information

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Sign the IPCC petition to ‘Ban the Use of Moss Peat in Gardening Products’ and submit observations you have made on a sod moss site. Supported by The IEN and Patagonia/Tides Foundation Join the Hop to It Frog Survey – report sightings here. See the updated frog map and information about the frog survey here Action for Curlew IPCC’s work with the Curlew Task Force. Download a Curlew information leaflet here

action for bogs 25Learn how you can help IPCC take the Save the Bogs Campaign forward by reading the latest edition of  Action for Bogs 25

IPCC Conservation Action Plan for Peatlands in Ireland 2020The IPCC Action Plan 2020 for
Conserving Bogs – Get all the facts and figures about Irish Peatlands

Turf Dispelling the Myths – IPCC reveals the Truth About Turf Cutting in Ireland on Bogs of Conservation Importance

Wondering What’s So Special About Peat? Get all the Answers by downloading our Leaflet

IPCC’s mission is to conserve a representative sample of the peatlands of Ireland for future generations to enjoy.

With five nature reserves and the Bog of Allen Nature Centre we are actively involved in restoring peatland habitats, protecting wildlife and educating the public.

Watch the Video (left) About IPCC and Learn how we are Saving Irish Bogs

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Contact Us
Irish Peatland Conservation Council, Bog of Allen Nature Centre, Lullymore, Rathangan, Co. Kildare, R51 V293, Ireland. T: +353-45-860133;  E: bogs@ipcc.ie

large ienThe work of the Irish Peatland Conservation Council is supported by the Irish Environmental Network

The IPCC promotes the safety and well-being of all children with whom we are in contact. Please refer to our IPCC Child Protection Statement and Policy.

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The Irish Peatland Conservation Council received Heritage Council funding in 2018.  You can read about IPCC’s conservation work on our network of reserves here.

seacologyThe conservation and protection of the Curlew on IPCC’s Lodge Bog Reserve is supported by Seacology in 2017/18. You can read about IPCC’s Curlew conservation work here.

Governance Code Statement of Compliance. IPCC confirm that our organisation complies with The Governance Code for the Community, Voluntary and Charitable Sector in Ireland (9th May 2017).

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