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 (Revenue Number CHY6829 and Charities Regulator Number 20013547) and a non-governmental organisation.

conservation and education OfficerThe Irish Peatland Conservation Conservation Council are now accepting applications for the position of Conservation and Education Officer with the Council.  View a full job description and to access the application form visit IPCC’s job opportunities webpage.  Closing date for applications 6th October 2023.

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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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 Reduce your carbon foot print – find out how together we can restore the peat forming function of Irish peatlands. 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

Screenshot 2023-07-05 at 14.30.59Learn how you can help the IPCC take the Save the Bogs Campaign forward by reading the latest edition of
Action for Bogs No 30

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Irelands Peatland Conservation Action Plans – 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 six 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

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