Conference was held in Riga, 14-18 October 2016 and it facilitates exchange of information and networking among scientists of different branches from different countries and provides forum to present the latest scientific achievements. In the frame of the conference, under the section Civil Engineering, subsection Smart Biotechnologies L. Mežule presented… More »
Six outstanding environmental projects from across Europe collected the EU’s prestigious Natura 2000 Awards this year. Winner of the Communication Award was Latvia’s innovative Nature Concerthall Association, which brings together musicians and scientists to organise free performances on Natura 2000 sites, where audiences also learn about specific habitats and species. Also project LIFE… More »
Project expert Edgars Bojārs, Baltic Environmental Forum-Latvia, participated in the European Ecosystem Services 2016 conference. The theme “Helping nature to help us” focused on the important role that healthy ecosystems play in supporting human well-being and the protection of nature. This conference was the biggest European event in 2016… More »
In the frame of the project informative notice boards elaborated and set up in Sigulda and Ludza municipalities in order to introduce about the project as well as about the alternative use of grass biomass. One notice board in roll up format is placed inside of each municipality therefore visitors… More »
Scientific article “Production of fermentation feedstock from lignocellulosic biomass: applications of membrane separation” (prepared by project partner Riga Technical University) was published Agronomy Research, 2015 (A peer-reviewed international Journal intended for publication of broad-spectrum original articles, reviews and short communications on actual problems of modern biosystems engineering including crop and animal… More »
More than 50 participants (representatives from non-governmental organisations, education and research institutes, state administration, municipalities, consulting companies and enterprises from Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania, Poland, Germany and the United Kingdom) participated in the seminar in order to finf dout more about the possible and optimum solutions for nature conservation and energy production… More »
We kindly invite you to participate in an international seminar „Sustainable grassland management: biodiversity conservation and alternative uses of grassland biomass” to be held on 5-6 November 2014, in hotel “Sigulda”, Pils street 6, Sigulda, Latvia. The goal of the seminar is to exchange experience between experts and discuss… More »
Study visit was in the time period from September 7 to September 11, 2014. Delegation visited Dümmer Nature conservation center, wet meadow area Ochsenmoor, dry fermentation plant Prinzhöfte, nature reserve „Bornhorster Huntewiesen” as well as low lands of “Fehntjer Tief”.
In the edition of June, 2014 Ludza local newspaper published the article about the project. Ms. Ilona Igovena not only described the main aims and activities but also invited local land owners to fill the project questionnaire and find out more about the practical involvement in the project activities.
In the beginning of September project team will visit the LIFE+ Nature project “Meadow Birds” in order to learn about the grassland management activities as well as visit other projects in this area engaged by processing of grassland biomass. … More »