font:  standard  |  large

Home>>Murerleben II 2010-2015 (LIFE+)>>Measure 5 - Lässer-Au

Implementation of measures

Lässer-Au - River widening

The floodplain management in the Lässer floodplain forest is included in a number of measures, by which a rich structured flow course is to be achieved to an extent of 3,9 km (together with the already realized measures Weyern-Au and Apfelberg). The area of the Lässer floodplain forest itself is approx. 1 km long and covers an area of approx. 9.3 ha.

The following measures are going to be set:


o Construction of a 900 m long distributary with a partial lowering soil

o 900 m opening of the bank protection
o Building of amphibian basins in dimension of 4,000 m²
o Initiationof of floodplain forest development of approx. 3.5 ha
o Protection of stands of floodplain forest of approx. 4.5 ha
o Enlargment of the Naura-2000-Area of approx. 4.1 ha


The implementation of this measure started in the second quarter of 2012 and was finished with the opening of the tributary on 10.12.2013.


Actual pictures of the development you find here.


At the measure Lässer Au two webcams were installed. Here the construction and the development can be tracked live!


C5_Planung Lässer-Au
Life plus Nature Project
"Inner-Alpine River Basin Management for the Upper Mur"
Realisation of measures

Completion of measure Preg and Mauthof in 2012.

The measure Lässer Au was finished in december 2013, the measure Feistritz in the summer of 2014.

The implementation of the measures Apfelberg, und St. Peter started in summer/autumn 2014.

GerambRose 2010
River widening Weyern awarded with the GerambRose 2010