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


South-Transdanubian Water Management Directorate was visited by Santa Claus 07/12/18


Traditional Santa Claus celebration was held by our directorate this year as well for the pleasure of every child. This Wednesday at five o'clock in the afternoon Santa Claus arrived to us ...

Open Day at the National University of Public Service (NUPS) in Baja 06/12/18


The annual open day was organized by the NKE (NUPS); besides the National Directorate of Water Management this year's stands of the twelve Water Management Directorates could be visited during the occasion. Visitors were informed by the colleagues and representatives of the South-Transdanubian Water Management Directorate as well about the benefits of the water management sector as a profession and its’ career opportunities.

Civil engineers at the built-up reservoir 21/11/18


The water sector, such as the South-Transdanubian Water Management Directorate, is a priority for cooperation with the Faculty of Water Sciences of the National Civil Service. Similarly to last year, this year's construction of the existing reservoir within the framework of settlement and regional development was also reviewed.

Construction of reservoirs in Baranya – pictures 19/11/18.


The length of the reservoir site to be built will be 2,600 meters, and its construction has begun at the end of June 2018. Due to the amount of the 2,000 - 3,000 cubic meters of daily work, the construction of the dike stature and the formation of the slope were completed by the contractor by the middle of October before the beginning of rainy season.

Investment was started for optimum water distribution 15/11/18


The 14,42 billion HUF project from the European Union project entitled "Water retention and land use change planning in the Ancestor-Drava program" was held on 14 November 2018 at the Ancestor-Drava Visitor Center in Szaporca.

The lowest water level record was broken at Mohács 18/10/18


The lowest water level record (LKV) of River Danube was broken in the morning of 18th October, 2018 at Mohács. The water level of River Danube has been measured since 1901, and since then the lowest water level record was 62 cm on the 1st September 2003. Due to the recent extreme weather conditions the current water level of River Danube dropped below the lowest water level record (LKV) by 4 cm.


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2018. december 5., szerda

Open Day at the National University of Public Service (NUPS)


The next Open day will take place at the Faculty of Water Sciences of the National University of Public Service (NUPS) on the 5th December 2018. The head of the faculty and his colleagues will present university education in the institution through interesting presentations regarding the career model of water management, the opportunities to control icy floods, instruments and terrain models; which topics will be extremely useful in order to obtain credible information about the day to day life of the water management sector.

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.

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