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Title of the project

Monitoring of quail populations in the Ardennes

Description

The Hunters Federations of Ardennes is carrying out a monitoring study of the Quail by setting up banding stations at ten sites. Several biological information is collected at the time of banding: weight, body condition (lipid band), tarsal measurement, observation of remiges, feather sampling for DNA analysis.

Location

Country France
Region Grand-Est

Habitat Types

Farmland

Species

Species Caracteristics Birds
Species Type Huntable species, Protected species

Conservation action(s)

Management of habitats and wildlife (e.g. conservation and restoration activities), Research and data collection (e.g. monitoring, bag data)

Partners

Leading partners Fédération départementale des chasseurs des Ardennes