Visitor restrictions in Peipsiveere Nature Reserve

The reserve is a Natura 2000* bird and habitat site, where natural values are the most important consideration. It is also a Ramsar and IBA area. In particular, the Protection Rules of Peipsiveere Nature Reserve and restrictions imposed by Nature Conservation Act must be observed here.
Natura 2000 is a Europe-wide network of protected areas, whose purpose is to guarantee the protection of rare or endangered bird, animal and plant species and their natural habitats.
  • Campfires can be made and tent camping is allowed only in designated and signposted places.
  • To organise a public event with more than 50 participants, a written consent is required from the manager of the nature reserve (Environmental Board).
  • Dogs must be kept on a lead in the nature reserve.
  • Please take any waste with you when you leave.
Fishing in Peipsiveere Nature Reserve
It is important to observe restrictions imposed on fishing.
Fishing Act here
Fishing Rules here
Temporary restrictions on fishing here

If necessary, ask for further information on restrictions from the Environmental Board, Lõuna Region (e-mail louna@keskkonnaamet.ee, phone +372 730 2240 – Tartu office)