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Title of the project

Chasseurs et zones humides: actions! FDC Loiret

Description

Creation of islets and ponds in the most uniforms areas. Thinning out of trees (willows) in order to favor herbaceous development. Regular maintenance was established on reedbeds. They also used the area for hunters training and public sensitization. Projects are being considered for upgrading fish production and establishing the maintenance ponds perimeters by grazing.

Location

Country France
Level Local
Site Propriété de la Motte
Municipalities involved Ménestreau en Villette
Province(s) Loiret
Region Central

Starting date

2000

Habitat Types

Wetland

Species

Species Caracteristics Migratory species
Species Type Birds

Conservation action(s)

Management of habitats and wildlife (e.g. conservation and restoration activities), Communication and education (for different target audiences e.g. hunters, the wider public)

Partners

Leading partners Fédération départementale des chasseurs du Loiret (http://www.chasseursducentre.fr/fdc45/)
Other partners Association des chasseurs d’oiseaux migrateurs du Loiret (ACOML) (http://acoml.free.fr/)

Maisons familiales et rurales de Gien et Chaingy

Fishing Federation (http://www.federationpeche.fr/)

Publication(s)

Fédération Nationale des Chasseurs, Chasseurs et zones humides: actions!, 2009,
http://www.chasseurdefrance.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/Chasseurs_et_zones_humides__action.pdf

Weblinks

http://www.chasseurdefrance.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/Chasseurs_et_zones_humides__action.pdf