Irish Examiner – NUI Galway to lead €10m climate action peatlands project

The European Commission has announced the funding of €10million towards a project to highlight the power of peatlands to effect significant climate action wins. The seven-year EU LIFE Peatlands and People project is co-ordinated by Board na Móna, together with NUI Galway, the National Parks and Wildlife Service (of the Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage), the Environmental Protection Agency, and ERINN Innovation Ltd. Whitaker Institute member Dr Christine Domegan, leader of Applied Systems Thinking Cluster, will lead ‘Pillar 3 – People’s Attraction and Activities’ of the project.

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