Chapter 9. Implications and Conclusions

  1. Martin Evans and
  2. Jeff Warburton

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470798003.ch9

Geomorphology of Upland Peat: Erosion, Form and Landscape Change

Geomorphology of Upland Peat: Erosion, Form and Landscape Change

How to Cite

Evans, M. and Warburton, J. (2007) Implications and Conclusions, in Geomorphology of Upland Peat: Erosion, Form and Landscape Change, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470798003.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405115070

Online ISBN: 9780470798003

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Keywords:

  • peat erosion;
  • Moorland ecosystems;
  • eroded upland mire systems;
  • terrestrial carbon store;
  • carbon flux

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Implications of Widespread Peat Erosion

  • Upland Peatland Erosion and Carbon Budgets

  • Release of Stored Contaminants from Eroding Peatlands

  • Restoration of Eroded Upland Peatlands

  • Conclusions