Aim of the project is to re-establish the active raised bog habitats and site hydrology in the areas that are influenced by drainage and to protect the raised bog habitats, plants and animals of European and Latvian importance.


Information about all project activities you can see in "News".

A1 Elaboration of Nature Management Plans.


Gundega Freimane
Nature Mangement Plan Manager from Latvian Fund for Nature
Author: Aivars Slišāns


Latvian Fund for Nature has completed all four Nature Management Plans for:

Rožu Mire,

Melnais Lake Mire,

Aizkraukle Mire and Forests and

Aklais Mire.



Finansed by

Raised Bogs – LIFE08 NAT/LV/000449

Project duration: 01.02.2010.- 31.08.2013.
Funding: European Commission LIFE+ programme
Beneficiary: University of Latvia
Partners: Latvian Fund for Nature, Foundation ELM MEDIA
Co-funding: Ministry of the Environment of Latvia, Ltd. Rīgas meži

Project film "Mires Uncovered"





Exhibition "Secrets of Mires" is traveling around! It is made by Ogre Photo Club.