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.

Presentation of the Project Film “Mires Uncovered” 21/05/2013 21:20

The film director Kaspars Goba from foundation ELM MEDIA informed about filming process during the three years, introduced with the four project sites, told about people met during the filming and difficulties they had to overcome.


Introduction given by film director Kaspars Goba
Author: Aivars Slišāns


Everybody from the audience could meet project experts who are also visible in the film shots. After the film presentation, the project stuff had a meeting with filming group to discuss the collaboration during the last years.

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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



Exhibition "Secrets of Mires" is traveling around! It is made by Ogre Photo Club. 

Project film "Mires Uncovered"