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Title of the project

Conservation of big raptors and of habitats of the Natura 2000 site of the Tarn and Jonte gorges by the Lorèze Hunters Fereration


The aim is to animate the Natura 2000 site of the Tarn and Jonte gorges.
In this purpose the hunters federation
– animates the Natura 2000 management plan to collectivities and stakeholders in the field
– prepares the Natura 2000 management contracts
– set up some crops to a faunistic and environmental purpose for the plain little sedentary fauna (big raptors preys)


Development of the big raptors


Country France
Level Local
Site Gorges du Tarn et de la Jonte FR9110105
Specific site coordinates N 44°16'51'' E 3°25'04''
Municipalities involved SITCOM des Gorges du Tarn
Province(s) Lozère
Region Languedoc Roussillon

Starting date


Habitat Types


Protection status of the areas

Natura 2000


Species Caracteristics Migratory species, Protected species,Threatened species
Species Type Birds
Name(s) of main species Griffon vulture (Gyps fulvus),Cinereous vulture (Aegypius monachus),Egyptian vulture (Neophron percnopterus)

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)


Leading partners Fédération des chasseurs de la Lozère / Ligue Protection des Oiseaux

Estimation of the budget (total or annual)

60.000 €/year

Estimation of Human Resources needed

1 full-time animator1 young person in civic service


Lettre d'info Natura 2000 (1, 2, 3, 4), Arnaud JULIEN, March 2008, February 2009, April 2010, June 2011, http://www.gorges-tarn.com/sivom/contenu/pdf/lettre-info-natura2000.pdfhttp://www.gorges-tarn.com/sivom/contenu/pdf/Lettre-info-Natura-2000-2.pdfhttp://www.gorges-tarn.com/sivom/contenu/pdf/Lettre-info-Natura-2000-3.pdfhttp://www.gorges-tarn.com/sivom/contenu/pdf/Lettre-info-Natura-2000-4.pdf