Restoring the Kuresoo bog, Estonia

General
National Id: 
Estonia_02
Site name: 
Kuresoo bog, Soomaa National Park
Summary: 
Kuresoo bog restoration action is an example in Estonia where it will be possible to assess the impact of hydrological regime restoration to Sphagnum mossgroth and effectiveness of different damming technologies. Even though there were studies made for the area and restoration then in practice it turned out that additionally to wooden dams also peat dykes were built as wooden dams did not rise the water lever equally. The measures were implemented in 2013.
NUTS Code: 
Eesti
RBD code: 
EE1
Transboundary: 
0
Data provider: 
Sandra Oisalu, BEF Estonia
NWRM(s) implemented in the case study: 
Last updated: 12 Jan 2015 | Top