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Title of the project

Animation of the Special Protection Areas (SPA) of the Villefermoy and Bassée massif and adjacent plains


To animate and coordonate the 2 Natura 2000 sites and to preserve and manage those ecosystems.
Private and public landowner are identified and informed over the SPA
Implementation, Contractualisation and Natura 2000 charter
Scientific follow-up of the species
Information and awareness for every public


Country France
Level Local
Site Villefermoy and Bassée massif and adjacent plains
Municipalities involved Coutençon, Echouboulains, Fontenailles, La Chapelle Gauthier, La Chapelle Rablais, Laval en Brie, Les Ecrennes, Pamfou, Valence en Brie, Balloy, Bazoches-les-Bray, Courcelles-en-Bassée, Egligny, Everly, Gouaix, Grisy-sur-Seine, Hermé, Jaulnes, La Tombe, Les Ormes-sur-Voulzie, Marolles-sur-Seine, Melz-sur-Seine, Montereau-Fault-Yonne, Mouy-sur-Seine, Noyen-sur-Seine, Saint-Sauveur-les-Bray, Villiers-sur-Seine.
Province(s) Seine-et-Marne
Region Ile-de-France

Starting date


Habitat Types

Forest/Woodland, Scrub/Grassland, Wetland

Protection status of the areas

Natura 2000, Regional protected area


Species Caracteristics Protected species, Migratory species
Species Type Birds
Name(s) of main species Booted Eagle (Hieraaetus pennatus), Osprey (Pandion haliaetus), Black-crowned Night-heron (Nycticorax nycticorax), European Honey-buzzard (Pernis apivorus), Hen Harrier (Circus cyaneus), Common Kingfisher (Alcedo atthis), Black Kite (Milvus migrans), Grey-faced Woodpecker (Picus canus), Middle Spotted Woodpecker (Leiopicus medius), Black Woodpecker (Dryocopus martius), Red-backed Shrike (Lanius collurio), White-tailed Sea-eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla), Common Tern (Sterna hirundo)

Conservation action(s)

Research and data collection (e.g. monitoring, bag data), Communication and education (for different target audiences e.g. hunters, the wider public)


Leading partners « Pie Verte Bio 77 », le Laboratoire Biogéographie et Ecologie des Vertébrés (CNRS Montpellier)
Other partners ONF: http://www.onf.fr/Agence de l'eau de Seine-Normandie: www.eau-seine-normandie.fr/RNR de la Bassée: www.reserve-labassee.fr/Fédération départementale de pêche Seine-et-Marne: www.federationpeche.fr/77/Association des amis du Massif de VillefermoyCommunauté de commune de la Bassée-Montois: cc-basseemontois.fr/Commune d'Echouboulains: echouboulains.pagesperso-orange.fr/

Estimation of the budget (total or annual)

94000€/ year for the two sites, more exactly:20000€/year for the first site74000€/year for the second site

Estimation of Human Resources needed

2 jobs, one at 1/3 and the second at 3/4