Rehabilitation of water bodies

Last updated on 22.05.2019 Cohesion fund

Information about the measure

The purpose of the grant is to improve the condition of protected species and habitats.

The new application round shall support the construction and reconstruction of fish ladders and the removal of river dams obstructing the migration of fish, as stated in the Minister of the Environment’s Regulation “Salmon, river trout, sea trout, and grayling spawning and habitat inventory.”

In addition to European Cohesion Fund grants, it is possible to request self-financing for the project from the EIC environment programme in the case of, for instance, eliminating dams or remnants of dams obstructing fish migration or establishing a nature-friendly fish ladder.

The application process is in the Estonian language. More detailed materials, instructions and information can be found here, in Estonian, on the EIC’s homepage.