News from Czechia

15. 9. 2020

International Summer school Soil & Water

We presented the restoration measures to students of environmental programmes The second weekend of September was dedicated to a meeting with students of the University of […]
25. 8. 2020

Meeting the locals of Stožec

By the end of 2024, we plan to restore forest and meadow wetlands and peat bogs in six sites in the vicinity of Stožec village. It […]
10. 8. 2020

42 volunteers helped with restorations

This year’s first Days for mires were successful! In mid-July, a volunteer day took place in Nová Hůrka, which we organized in cooperation with the Environmental […]
9. 7. 2020

Pre-restoration peat samples have been collected

How will the peat at restoration sites change? Our colleagues from the Department of Ecosystem Biology (project partner – University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, […]
25. 6. 2020

Networking with the state forest enterprise

The beggining of cooperation Last week we were visited by employees of the state enterprise Vojenské lesy a statky, who are planning to implement the LIFE […]
4. 5. 2020

Mowing is beneficial for black grouse

Another of our main project aims is being fulfilled Every year, thanks to our LIFE project, we are able to mow around 8,6 hectares of wet […]
22. 4. 2020

New notebooks about wetlands are out!

Finally we would like to present one of the first didactic materials, issued within our educational programme about mires! The new notebooks are dedicated to mires, […]
11. 4. 2020

Early spring on Hamerská slať

Welcome to our picture report and have a look on how one of the project sites looks in spring!
31. 3. 2020

We are planning the new wetlands educational programme

This year, a brand new educational programme for school children will be prepared and instructed by the LIFE for MIRES project team. It will focus on […]
20. 3. 2020

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