We have the latest news on the project "LIFE Network Danube Plus". Events, milestones and the latest news from the land restoration between the power plants at Altenwörth and Greifenstein on the Danube.
"Vitale Gemeinde Zwentendorf" pays a visit
Martin Mühlbauer, a water engineer and fish ecologist, explained the concept behind constructing the riverscape with diverse shallows, deeper sections, meanders, dead wood structures and other formations. The fish pass is supplemented with ecological measures in the old course, which is an extremely popular area, especially in summer.
July 2021: Cycle path re-opened
Construction site visit in Altenwörth
Winter construction site in Altenwörth (January 2021)
Altenwörth fish bypass in fall 2020
Summer construction site tour
Construction work on the Altenwörth fish bypass
Start of construction on the Altenwörth fish pass
In addition to the fish pass, VEBUND is improving the bathing quality of the old course of the Danube at Altenwörth in cooperation with the market municipality of Kirchberg am Wagram.
Initial residents’ information on the Altenwörth fish bypass
At a citizens’ event in the municipality of Kirchberg am Wagram on 4 October 2018, VERBUND officially presented the fish bypass and old course project to interested local residents for the first time. “It was important to us to personally inform our neighbours about the project at first hand,” says project manager Hannes Einfalt.