Submitted by: Bundesgymnasium und Bundesrealgymnasium Judenburg
Implemented country: Austria
Title: The Mur River Lifeline
This project is a summary of extensive ecological studies of the Mur River (Austria, Croatia, Slovenia, Hungary) over the past 20 years. The activities concentrated on the following:
- Representation of the special ecological relationships of the trout and greyling regions
- Classification of water quality
- Methodology for water quality classification and historical depiction of the development of the water quality classes of domestic waterways
- Regional revitalization measures for improving the Mur habitat in the area of the Thalheim and St. Peter flood plains (in the province of Styria, Austria).