The Group who joined IPCC to celebrate European Year of Cultural Heritage on Scragh Bog in Co. Westmeath. This was the first bog purchased by the Dutch and given as a gift to the Irish people. Photo: J. FitzGerald
IPCC staff and friends of the bog join Prof Matthijs Schouten (left) – the father of peatland conservation on Scragh Bog, Co. Westmeath. Photo: J. FitzGerald
From the left Heritage Officers Melanie McQuade (Westmeath Heritage Officer) and Bridget Loughlin (Kildare Heritage Officer) with Prof Matthijs Schouten and friends on Scragh Bog, Co. Westmeath. Photo: J. FitzGerald
Prof Matthijs Schouten (centre) – the father of peatland conservation visiting Girley Bog, Co. Meath. Photo: J. FitzGerald
Nuala Madigan (IPCC) chatting with Hester Heuff on Girley Bog, Co. Meath. Photo: J. FitzGerald
Catherine O’Connell (IPCC) with Ronan Casey (the Living Bog) and Wilbert Gelens (IPCC volunteer) on Scragh Bog, Co. Westmeath. Photo: C. O’Connell.