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Insight Climate: Niall Ó Brolcháin talks to The Guardian about the challenges of peatland protection

Submitted on Tuesday, 13/12/2022

Protecting our bogs is a vital part of preventing the worst of the climate crisis. But it’s complicated. Insight’s Niall Ó Brolcháin spoke to Rory Carroll of The Guardian about the challenges involved.

Ó Brolcháin is based in Insight at the University of Galway. He specialises in evidence-based policy development in the area of Nature Based Solutions using smart systems and data analytics where appropriate. He is currently the policy lead for the following EU projects, EU Interreg Care Peat, EU Interreg STEPS, EU Life Multi Peat and EU Horizon 2020 Green Deal WaterLANDS. These are primarily related to Greenhouse Gas emissions reduction and Nature Restoration.

You can read the full article on The Guardian website here.