On Tuesday we teamed up with the RSPB Airds Moss wardens and CEI volunteers to monitor peatland plants and water levels across the bog. Vegetation is surveyed annually at a number of fixed quadrats across the improved areas of the moss, as well two control areas representing “good” and “bad” bog habitat. Despite […]
Explore the fascinating soggy world of blanket bogs at RSPB Airds Moss with a guided walk led by CEI and RSPB staff. Airds Moss is one of our key peatland enhancement sites – we are working with our partners the RSPB and our team of volunteers to improve the quality […]
A local nature enthusiast has reported that curlew Numenius arquata, lapwing Vanellus vanellus, and skylark Alauda arvensis have returned to breed at Low Moss, a raised bog near Lugar, following recent habitat enhancement work by East Ayrshire Coalfield Environment Initiative (CEI). Curlew, lapwing and skylark were once a common sight […]
Help to create and maintain wetland habitat for birds, invertebrates and amphibians along the floodplain of RSPB Airds Moss!
Come along to create wetland habitats for species that need your help and give wildlife a home!