BRINGING WOODLANDS TO LIFE

Lost Peatlands Project

 
The Lost Peatlands project is restoring areas of historic peatland between Neath Port Talbot and Rhondda Cynon Taf, creating habitat for rare and declining species such as water voles and skylarks. It focuses on almost 6700 hectares of upland landscape, providing new opportunities for people to discover the wealth of natural and cultural heritage that the area has to offer. 

Coed Lleol (Small Woods Wales) is working in partnership with Neath Port Talbot Council to deliver the project, with funding from the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

The Project Area


Have a look at our project map below. Do you live in our project area? We're love you to get involved

How to get involved


During Covid-19, we've been working online to help people connect to nature and woodlands at home and in their local area (click here to find out how we can support you). We're working on getting back to the woods safely as soon as possible. Check back here and on our Facebook page for updates. 

Meet the Lost Peatlands team


 

Katie Barrett
Community Health and Wellbeing Officer- Lost Peatlands Project
[email protected]
07526103376
01654 700061 ext. 4

Follow us


 

@LostPeatlands

News


Have a look at our News Page to find out more about what Coed Lleol (Small Woods Wales) is up to.
 

Latest Coed Lleol events
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Nature Watch Online Session

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Merthyr Tydfil | Nant Llwynog Park Volunteer Session

  • Nant Llwynog Park, Merthyr Tydfil
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Volunteer at Nant Llwynog Park with our Connection People and Nature project. more...

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Merthyr Tydfil | Monthly Woodland Group

  • Cyfartha Park, Merthyr Tydfil
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Knife Making

  • The Green Wood Centre, Coalbrookdale, TF8 7DR
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Learn the skills of the blacksmith and blade smith and make your own knife. more...