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Has the Sandhill Fen produced any peat yet?

Has the Sandhill Fen produced any peat yet?

The researchers monitoring plant growth across the Sandhill Fen have found peat growing at several locations. This is a key discovery for the project as it is much sooner than predicted. We are also tracking the carbon cycle on the site and all data shows the wetland is becoming a carbon sink.

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Ted is making excavators float to help restore habitat faster.

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Neal is using light oil and steam to reduce greenhouse gases.

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Stephane has developed a satellite to detect emissions.

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