News from Czechia

2. 2. 2024

World Wetlands Day and new videos

Today, swamps, peatlands, floodplains, waterlogged forests and meadows are celebrating the International Day. On that occasion we have presented the first video of our new series […]
22. 12. 2023

Mire restoration in Šumava documented by ARTE TV

In summer 2022 we hosted filmmakers from ARTE TV, who, at that time, were working on a documentary film about the European Green Belt. As the […]
30. 11. 2023

Conference on wetland restoration monitoring passed with success

From 21st to 23rd November 2023, an international conference organized by the Department of Ecosystem Biology, University of South Bohemia and Šumava National Park Administration took […]
5. 10. 2023

Invitation to conference: Evaluating the success of wetland restoration

Dear specialists in wetlands, You are cordially invited to the conference Evaluating the success of wetlands and watercourses restoration which will be held in the town […]
29. 9. 2023

Mire specialists from Wales in wetlands of Sumava Mts.

In September 2023, colleagues from the Welsh project LIFE Quaking Bogs came to see us in Šumava as part of the study trip that the LIFE […]
8. 6. 2023

The Minister of the Environment at our project sites

Part of the program of the Minister of the Environment Petr Hladík in Šumava was a visit to the Dobrovodské louky project site, where last year […]
20. 3. 2023

Documentary Water Lost and Returned out now!

We are releasing a new documentary film about wetlands! This year, the LIFE for MIRES project will enter its last season of works focused on the […]
2. 2. 2023

Good news for the World Wetlands Day

February 2nd, when we commemorate the signing of the Ramskar Convention on the Protection of Wetlands, is not only a symbolic day for us, but also […]
19. 7. 2022

We performed at the Day of Sumava National Park

Last Saturday, the Life for Mires team (together with our partners fom the University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice) participated at the Day of Šumava […]
26. 5. 2022

Streams from underground pipes back to surface

We met journalists in the past week to introduce to public the two of restored streams under the Dobrá settlement. Instead of the underground pipes up […]