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.

Fourth Project Steering Group Meeting 06/03/2012 12:16

Steering Group fourth meeting and opening of raised bog exhibition "Secrets of Mires" of the LIFE 08 NAT/LV/000449 EC LIFE project "Restoration of Raised Bog Habitats in the Especially Protected Nature Areas of Latvia" took place on March 1 in the EU House in Riga.

See meeting presentations attached below (in Latvian).


Author: Aivars Slišāns

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Project Activities
Author: Māra Pakalne
Re-establishing the active raised bog habitats and natural raised bog hydrology
Author: Arnis Staris
Author: Iluta Dauškane
Public Awareness Activities
Author: Daiga Brakmane
Project Film Progress
Author: Ieva Ūbele

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Fourth Project Steering Group Meeting



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"