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.

Meeting with the dam builders 11/04/2012 16:47

On April 3, 2012, a meeting was held in the Botanical Garden of University of Latvia with potential contractors for a public tender called “Dam Construction in the Nature Preserves of the Aklais Mire, Rožu Mire and Aizkraukles Mire and forests". 




Attached images



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"