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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D1 Organisation of seminars.

In total 6 seminars will be planned during the project duration. At the beginning of the project, one-day seminar will be organised for the project stakeholders, then the thematic seminars, the International Seminar and the Final Seminar.


Author: Aivars Slišāns


Informative seminar (March 29, 2010)

Seminar about raised bog values (December 17, 2010)

Seminar for schoolchildren (March 9, 2011)

Seminar for teachers (May 17, 2011)

International seminar (July 23-25, 2012)

Final seminar (August 13, 2013).



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

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