Priority Habitats - Peatland

About this layerThe Northern Ireland Peatland map layer displays information from the NI Peatalnd Survey (1988) which mapped peatland vegetation at 1:20,000 scale for the whole of Northern Ireland derived from the interpretation of 1970s and 1980s aerial photographs.Data Sources:Published in 1988 using the most recent aerial photograph imagery available at the time (from 1970s and 1980s)Authors - Cruickshank, M.M. & Tomlinson, R.W. (1988). Northern Ireland Peatland Survey. Department of the Environment for Northern Ireland (Countryside and Wildlife Branch). Belfast.What can you do with the layer?Visualisation: This layer can be used for visualisation online in web maps.Analysis: This layer can be used in dashboards.Download: The data is downloadable.

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Creation Date March 15, 2024, 22:29 (UTC)
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