The Krušné hory/Ore Mts. stretches for 130 km along the north-western Czech-German border. Low mountains is a part of the Bohemian Massif and it shape has been essentially influenced by folding, denundation and tectonic activities.
The Orlické hory/Eagle Mts. Protected Landscape Area (PLA) was declared on the territory of 204 km2on December 28, 1969. Its administration is based at Rychnov nad Kněžnou.
The General Plan for Surface Water Accumulation Areas is considered to be an adaptation measure to climate change in water management in the Czech Republic.
In the Czech Republic as well as in Europe, river fragmentation is one of the significant drivers, threatening survival of fish species, dependent on migration. Particularly transverse barriers on water courses are physical obstacles partially or fully impending migration of water organisms.
The Na Špičáku Cave is one of the most famous underground karst phenomena of the Jeseníky Karst and one of its two show caves.
The Jeseníky Mts. Protected Landscape Area was declared on June 19, 1969, covering 740 km2. The PLA is among the regions with highest proportion of forests within the Czech Republic.
Under Act No. 114/1992 Gazette on the Protection of Nature and the Landscape, as amended later, Natural Parks (NrPs) are established...