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.


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A2 Hydro-geological studies for the elaboration of technical designs for building dams.


Author: Māra Pakalne


Technical projects were made for Rozu Mire, Melnais Lake Mire, Aizkraukle Mire and Forests and Aklais Mire to establish natural hidrological level according to Nature Management Plans.

Public Ltd. Meliorprojekts was working with studies of the sites and technical designs of dams after winning the procurement procedure in University of Latvia.

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3D models for the project sites
Author: Aija Dēliņa
Hidrology of the sites
Author: Aija Dēliņa

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Projecy sites in 3D models



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



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

Project film "Mires Uncovered"