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  • Welome to join LIFE GoodWater IP second international conference

    LIFE GoodWater IP project is organizing the international conference “Let the waters flow: removal of dams, weirs and other obstacles for improvement of water quality and aquatic ecosystems in rivers” to introduce the implemented actions, plans and challenges in Latvia as well as to learn from good practices in other European countries. Conference will be held on 20-21 September 2023 in Cēsis, Latvia.

  • From words to action – the demolition of the Beja dam in Alūksne river has been started

    Pasaules Dabas Fonds has started the demolition of the Beja dam in order to restore the Alūksne river. By making the river free-flowing again, the water quality in the river will improve and open up the migration path for fish and other living organisms. Work on this project has been going on for 3 years and it is planned to be completed by the end of this summer with the restoration of the river banks for local landowners.