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Feasibility study for forest fire protection

Feasibility study on the evaluation of the current situation and development of solutions for the introduction of the optimal model for the further provision of forest fire protection and fire-fighting functions in public and private forests in Latvia.
EnvironmentalWildfires

Overview

Status

Ongoing

Start

End

Type
Single country grants for disaster risk management (Track 1)
EU contribution amount
EUR 75 050.00
Contact email

Description

The project will deliver evidence-based recommendations for ensuring forest fire protection and fire-fighting functions in public and private forests in Latvia and also ensuring the fulfilment of the State Civil Protection Plan and civil protection tasks. The project focuses on obtaining research information on the current situation in the field of forest fire protection and firefighting in public and private forests, on the necessary investments to improve the material and technical base, including financial impact on the state budget and to find possible solution for ensuring qualitative function provision.

Partner organisations

Organisation
Country
Latvia
Role
Coordinator
EU Contribution
EUR 75 050.00

DRM phases

Prevention