Zelenci

Zelenci is a 54 ha wetland near Rateče in Zgornjesavska region, also known as the source of Sava Dolinka. The unique features of this wetland are its complexity and landscape...

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Mura oxbow lakes near Petišovci

Mura, Slovenia’s largest river with a lowland character is the left tributary of river Drava. The floodplain around Mura still has...

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Pohorje bogs

Pohorje is a mountain range in the north-eastern part of Slovenia. It is mostly composed of silicate rock. The impervious ground often leads to water stagnation, resulting in...

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Vrhe

Near the settlement of Vrhe near Slovenj Gradec, next to the Selčnica brook headwaters, there is a forest with several smaller marshy surfaces. A large part of this area is covered...

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Planik

Planik is a marshy Karst depression with a subterranean stream called Ručigajev studenec located near Dobeno. Three brooks are flowing into the valley...

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Gornji kal

The pilot area is located in the southern part of Bela krajina and includes three Karst ponds with fields, meadows, orchards and forests located in between...

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Zelenci

Zelenci

Mura oxbow lakes

Mura oxbow lakes

Pohorje bogs

Pohorje bogs

Vrhe

Vrhe

Planik

Planik

Gornji kal

Gornji kal

About the project Wetman

Wetlands are one of the most endangered habitats in Slovenia. The main objective of the "Conservation and Management of Freshwater Wetlands in Slovenia – WETMAN" project is the restoration and improvement of conditions of six Slovene wetlands.

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About wetlands

A wetland is an area of land whose soil is satu- rated with moisture either permanently or...


Leading partner of the project

Project partners

Institute of the Republic of Slovenia for nature conservation Institute for Water of the Republic of Slovenia Fisheries Research Institute of Slovenia Slovenia Forest Service Municipality Ruše Municipality Kranjska Gora RTV Slovenija