Chasseurs et zones humides: actions!FDC Nord Pas-de-Calais

January 10, 2017
January 10, 2017 FACE

The project’s main objective is to illustrate the complementarity between environmental management and hunting by: – Maximizing the ecological potential of the marsh and adjoining parcels by suitable management for habitats, fauna and flora – Putting hunting activity in a sustainable process; awareness of different audiences to biodiversity of the marsh. Management activities with partnership between the areas’s owner and the hunters.

The hunters led the restoration and maintenance of the marsh: willows pruning, reed beds mowing and ponds restoration. This work can reopen the environment.

Finally, the hunters try to write an efficient management plan and try to find some public grants for more important land settlement.

Country: France
Starting date:
Species characteristics: Huntable species
Type of actions: Management of habitats and wildlife
Leading partners: Fédération régionale des chasseurs du Nord Pas-de-Calais (


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