TITLE

Growing threats to peat

AUTHOR(S)
Knight, David
PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;8/3/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1780, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the implications of a decline in peat for Great Britain's horticulture. Debate between peat producers and environmentalists; Types of peat bog ecosystems; Recognition of the need for the rehabilitation of secondary bogs; Importance of peat extraction to the economy.
ACCESSION #
10556054

 

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