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.

Seminar for Sala Secondary School about Mires 01/03/2011 00:00

March 9, 2011 in Sala Secondary will be seminar about values of raised bogs, especially about near-by Rožu Mire. There will be a contest about bogs. Exhibition "Secrets of Bogs" will be opened in Sala.


12:00 Opening of the Seminar.
12:05 Movie "Story about Mires".
12:25 Raised Bog Values. Dr.biol. Māra Pakalne.
13:00 Contest about Mires. Daiga Brakmane.
13:20 Opening of the Exhibition.
13:30 Closing of the Seminar.

Attached images


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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.