Water Damage Prevention Handbook

Water Damage Prevention Handbook was prepared on behalf of the General Directorate of Water Management. The Handbook summarizes the know-how and information required for the operation of a Water Management Directorate from the point of view of water damage prevention, moreover gives particulars on the tasks that are performed by Water Management Directorates.


From Drava to Balaton 2018.I. edition


The most recent issue of the magazine,titled From Drava to Balaton is published, we wish you a pleasant browsing!

Here's the end, go for it!


On March 26 we will arrive on the last Monday of the Countdown campaign. As we have repeatedly pointed out, by March 31, it is possible to say goodbye to the Water Time Magazine, which was a joy for many visitors between 2001 and 2018.

Programs at the Danube Museum in March


The Danube Museum partially closes at the end of March. About the details and for their March programs, see the attached newsletter for inquiries:

Creative Competition for Primary School Pupils


On the occasion of World Water Day in 2018, a creative competition for Primary School Pupils is announced by the Janus Pannonius Museum, the South-Transdanubian Water Management Directorate and the Territorial Organizations of the Hungarian Hydrology Society in Counties Baranya and Somogy. For further information please visit the link below.

Interests Archive


Autumn water replenishment of the Cún-Szaporca oxbow system 17/10/18


In view of the scarcity of autumn, the Danube-Dráva National Park has requested the water replenishment of the Cún-Szaporca oxbow system for nature protection purposes from the South- Transdanubian Water Management Directorate.
On October 15, 2018, specialists of the Pécs Section Engineering started to close the sluice tables, so the water flowed in the waters of the catchment area was rebuilt in the Black-water’s basin.

Restoration of degree of flood resistance on the 1st main flood protection guard lines 11/10/18


Project Presentation Event and Press Conference were organized in the framework of “Restoration of degree of flood resistance on the 1st main flood protection guard line” Project by the General Directorate of Water Management (OVF) at the National University of Public Service (NUPS) in Baja on the 4th October 2018, where the solutions applied on Central-Tisza, Upper-Tisza, Down-Tisza and South Transdanubia were shared as well.

Water quality damage prevention practice 10/10/18


Decree 90/2007 on the Prevention and Remedy of Environmental Damage (1) of Section 13 of the Decree of the Ministry of Health (IV.26.) Provides for the maintenance of an annual remediation exercise for the training and further training of the subordinate staff. Our Board of Directors accordingly conducted a water quality damage remediation exercise on October 2, 2018.

Section Defence and Flood Prevention Squad Practice 09/10/18


Flood damage prevention practice was held by the South-Transdanubian Water Management Directorate for its’ colleagues on the levee section of River Drava 2 October 2018. In the course of the practice, levees were visited and checked by the technicians by dam keeper district by dam keeper district.

40th National Hydrographic Consultation 09/10/18

The 40th National Hydrographic Consultation was organized by the Upper Tisza Regional Water Management Directorate in Vásárosnamény 25-27 September 2018. The event was attended by the professionals of General Directorate of Water Management and the 12 water management directorates.

Gábor Rajnai received professional award 21/09/18

Due to his outstanding professional activity Gábor Rajnai, Head of IT and Telecommunications Department, South-Transdanubian Water Management Directorate was given professional award by Dr. Sándor Pintér, Interior Minister.


Lampl Hugó Memorial Plaque in 2019.

The Deputy Secretary in Public Employment and Water Affairs of the Interior Ministry has issued an ivitation for proposals for the launch of the Lampl Hugó Memorial Plaque 2019.


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2018. április 21., szombat

Day of Earth Event in Pécs at Tettye - 21 April 2018


The Day of Earth events have been held worldwide since 1970 with the contribution of more than a thousands of organizations, which events are calling attention to the environmental and nature conservation problems of our planet and offer solutions to them.

2018. március 28., szerda

The river that invigorates and connects – River Danube


The Department of Natural Sciences of the Janus Pannonius Museum invites visitors to the exhibition "About the River Danube through Ages and Periods", which is owned by the Danube Museum of Esztergom. The opening of the travelling exhibition will take place at 1 pm March 28, 2018.  in the museum building 2 Szabadság Street, Pécs.

2017. november 22., szerda

Open Day at the National University of Public Service


The next Open Day will be held on Wednesday 22 November 2017 at the Faculty of Water Sciences of the National University of Public Service. Trainings will be demonstrated with interesting presentations given by the leaders of the faculty; in addition to attending classes at the Faculty of Hydraulic and Water Management and the Faculty of Water Supply and Environmental Engineering.

2017. október 21., szombat

Autumn Festival of Museums Adventurers are invited!


Come and join in the adventure games organized by Danube Museum and the Game Cottage.

2017. június 24., szombat

Mysterious night at the Danube Museum


Do unidentified culprits walk in the dark rooms of the museum at night? No one has seen anything, no trace was left. Their intent is unknown at this time, but it is absolutely certain that an artifact will disappear.

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