|What is a LIFE-Project?
LIFE is a loan
programme of the European Union for the financial
support of project for the environment or the
conservation of nature. LIFE-Nature supports
projects serving the conservation or the
restoration of natural habitats and populations
of wild animals and plants.
The projects are
carried out exclusively in reserves belonging to
the European network "Natura 2000". Next to
the Fauna-Flora-Habitat-Zones (FFH), the European
bird reserves chosen according to the European Council Directive on the
conservation of wild birds (79/409/EWG) make
part of "Natura 2000".