Gestion conservatoire de l’étang de Marvy dans la Nièvre

March 21, 2018 FACE

To preserve an outstanding wetland reserve and open it to the public : – arrange works to host birds, – improve scientific knowledge, – value natural heritage by educational activities.

Country: France
Starting date:
Species: Common Frog (Rana Temporaria), Pool Frog (Pelophylax Lessonae), European Tree Frog (Hyla Arborea), Agile Frog (Rana Dalmatina), Eurasian Bittern (Botaurus Stellaris), European Beaver (Castor Fiber), Hedgehog, Beech Marten (Martes Foina), Coypu (Myocastor Coypus), Muskrat (Ondatra Zibethicus), European Badger (Meles Meles), Barn Swallow (Hirundo Rustica), Common House Martin (Delichon Urbicum), Sand Martin (Riparia Riparia), Common Swift (Apus Apus), Kingfisher (Alcedo Atthis ), Common Tern (Sterna Hirundo), Northern Shoveler (Anas Clypeata), Little Grebe (Tachybaptus Ruficollis), Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax Nycticorax), Common Snipe (Gallinago Gallinago), Common Sandpiper (Actitis Hypoleucos), Eurasian Reed Warbler (Acrocephalus Scirpaceus), Water Rail (Rallus Aquaticus), Mistle Thrush (Turdus Viscivorus), Eurasian Golden Oriole (Oriolus Oriolus), Eurasian Woodcock (Scolopax Rusticola), Wood Warbler (Phylloscopus Sibilatrix), Common Nightingale (Luscinia Megarhynchos), Common Cuckoo (Cuculus Canorus), Yellowhammer (Emberiza Citrinella), Black Kite (Milvus Migrans), Common Whitethroat (Sylvia Communis), Eurasian Skylark (Alauda Arvensis), Hen Harrier (Circus Cyaneus), Rook (Corvus Frugilegus), Common Buzzard (Buteo Buteo), Eurasian Sparrowhawk (Accipiter Nisus), Merlin (Falco Columbarius), Barn Owl (Tyto Alba), Hoopoe (Upupa Epops)
Species characteristics: Huntable species, Protected species, Threatened species, Abundant species, Migratory species
Type of actions: Management of habitats and wildlife, Communication
Leading partners: Wildlife Habitats Foundation (

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