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Vegetation and hydrology monitoring is continued
Since the end of the project Nature Conservation agency has continued collecting information on ground water levels on regular basis.
Habitat management goes on after the end of the project
In the last year Nature Conservation agency continuded to manage habitats that were restored within the project
Interactive exhibition "Forests in the Gauja National Park"
We have created an interactive exhibition "Forests in the Gauja National Park".
Project is completed
At the end of the Project, Layman’s report was prepared, where information about Project objectives, Project area and nature values, Main Project activities and results are described.
The closing event of the project
Since 2011 the Nature Conservation agency has implemented the project
Specialists learn the practice of prescribed burning
In the beginning of July some specialists from Nature Conservation Agency (NCA) travelled to Nuuksio national park in Finland to get the chance to see prescribed burning with their own eyes.
Delegation of Latvian nature conservation organizations, experts and locals learns about Finnish habitat restoration experiences
An experience exchange trip to Finland has increased knowledge and helped spreading appropriate information on forest management and restoration activities – especially prescribed burning of Western Taiga and restoration of degraded bogs.
Project management group works within the day of Big cleanup
Last Saturday in Latvia was the day of Big cleanup when all enthusiasts were invited to work in various places in Latvia. FOR-REST management group supported this initiative and joined the cleanup at one of the project management site near Gūtmaņala.
Hydrology restoration in bog woodland „Gulbju sala” completed
Project FOR-REST is organizing hydrology restoration of bog woodland in Gulbju sala, nature reserve zone in Gauja National Park.
Regional television films a story about hydrology restoration
Vidzemes TV is filming a story about hydrology restoration works within the Gulbju sala mire.