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These two moors, lying to the east and north-east of Doncaster, are the largest remaining areas of lowland peatbog in England. Much peat extraction has already taken place. The IBA is important for Caprimulgus europaeus and a range of breeding waders and wintering raptors.
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Thorne and Hatfield Moors. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/09/2022.