Grasslands

We aim to support maintenance of biodiversity and ecosystem services provided by grasslands, through encouraging ecosystem based planning and economically viable grassland management.

  • About the project

    LIFE Viva Grass project aims to prevent loss of High Nature Value grasslands by providing the Integrating Planning Tool (Tool) and considering socio-economic factors impacting nature conservation policy. The Tool will provide models for economically viable management of grassland biodiversity that would be applicable all over the Europe and particularly in integration of marginal grasslands areas that experience socio-economic decline, land abandonment and consequent loss of farmland biodiversity. The grassland...
  • Project presented in the meeting of current LIFE program projects in Latvia

    Wednesday, 23rd August within the framework of the project "Capacity Building for LIFE program implementation in Latvia" (CAP LIFE LAT) the meeting of current LIFE program projects in Latvia was held. This was the second meeting (the previous one took place on 27 of May 2016) with the purpose to share the experience on implementation of projects, sum up the necessity of training and discuss the course of projects.  The first...
  • Project presented among other LIFE projects in Tallinn

    The Eu Nature Directive and LIFE program 25th anniversary event took place in Tallinn, Estonia on 13th of June. The main goal was to discuss challenges and opportunities for implementing EU Nature Directive and how LIFE program could be used for that. Even though the main focus of the event was on nature conservation issues, different kind of LIFE program’s projects were presented. Around 60 participants from different institutions: representatives...