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Title of the project

Pastoral management of a peaty marsh in the marshes of La Souche in the Aisne


The Association for the maintenance and safeguarding of the traditional activities of the Strain (AMSAT), created by hunters and fishermen, manages an alkaline peat bog of 3500 ha.

AMSAT carries out studies and monitoring on the site, management and restoration, implementation of projects aimed at the conservation of the site.

AMSAT provides on this site the co-animation of DOCOB Natura 2000 and the educational activities.


Country France
Level Local
Region Hauts-de-France

Habitat Types


Protection status of the areas

Natura 2000


Species Caracteristics Birds
Species Type Huntable species, Protected species

Conservation action(s)

Management of habitats and wildlife (e.g. conservation and restoration activities)


Leading partners Fédération départementale des chasseurs de l’Aisne, The Association pour le maintien et la sauvegarde des activités traditionnelles de la Souche (AMSAT)