On 6 February 2017 the sluice was closed, the replenishing of Lake Kűvölgyi 4 started. The lake reached the desired level in 2 days.


We held a year opening meeting with the projectmanagement and NAIK ERTI in Kaszó, where the already performed tasks and future objectives were discussed. 

The subsequent article of "KASZÓ-LIFE" project by the "Magyar Fejlesztési Központ" can be viewed in the following link:



The third monitoring visit was taken place on 7th November 2016.

On purpose to view the progress of the project, Zsuzsanna Kocsis-Kopper has visited the Kaszó Forestry Stock Company.
The co-workers of the NAIK-ERTI and the KASZÓ Zrt., who are participated in the project have introduced the financial and the physical advancement, as well.


                        Monitoring place                                                                         Lake Kűvölgy #1 and #2                                                                   Bottom step

On 11 October 2016 the "Magyar Fejlesztési Központ" made an interview about the project, including footages of the construction sites. The material will be avaiable through their website.



During 13-15 September 2016. representatives of KASZÓ Zrt. visited the LIFE+ Ausseerland project hosted by the Österreichische Bundesforste. They were introduced to the different habitat improvement to protect the aquatic organisms, primarily the stone crayfish, the yellow-bellied toad and the Italian crested newt. The representatives were able to see the methods used in that project to: convert the forests to mixed species in order to increase their stability and diversity; prevent the forestation of certain areas; and to reserve the drying out of the muskeg.