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Title of the project

Health monitoring of European rabbit in the Manche


The Hunters federation of Manche is implementing measures for the health monitoring of wild rabbit:

– Collection and analysis of corpses

– Elaboration of an alert protocol for hunting managers in the event of an outbreak


Country France
Level Local
Region Normandie

Habitat Types


Protection status of the areas

Hunting reserve, Natura 2000, Ramsar


Species Caracteristics Huntable species
Species Type Mammals (Small game)
Name(s) of main species European rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus)

Conservation action(s)

Research and data collection (e.g. monitoring, bag data)


Leading partners Fédération départementale des chasseurs de la Manche