Laois hosts National PPN Conference 2022

Delegates from 31 PPNs representing 18,000 PPN member groups from across Ireland attended the National PPN Conference 2022 in the Midlands Park Hotel, Portlaoise last weekend. Alongside workshops PPN members were brought to a number of locations across the county to showcase the amazing work done by Laois PPN member groups. On the tour, they […]

A big week for Abbeyleix Bog

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For Abbeyleix Bog, and the surrounding community, it is an important week. Restoration works began on Monday (Oct 3rd), involving the construction of marginal berms along the edge of the cutover bog in Abbeyleix, County Laois. Berms act like a dam, keeping water on the bog. This will help to enhance the re-establishing of Sphagnum […]