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.

Planing to Re-establish Water Level in Melnais Lake Mire 29/11/2011 17:44

Public Tender is organised by EC LIFE+ project "Raised Bogs" for making management actions in Melnais Lake Mire. Several sub-contractors are interested to take part in dam building.

To discuss dam building on the ditches LIFE team met potential sub-contractors in the Project's Office as well as in Melnais Lake Mire.

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Planing to Re-establish Water Level in Melnais Lake 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.