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Title of the project

Tern-nesting islets on waterbodies in the Loiret


The Loiret Association of Migratory Bird Hunters, in partnership with the Hunters Federation of Loiret is at the origin of the installation of floating islets on the water bodies along the Loire.

The purpose of these developments is to create new nesting and resting sites for migratory birds, particularly terns. Made out of eco-friendly materials, the 7 islets will also serve as protection for fish species.


Country France
Level Regional
Region Centre-Val de Loire

Habitat Types

Farmland, Wetland

Protection status of the areas



Species Caracteristics Waterfowl so huntable / Migratory / Not huntable
Species Type Birds

Conservation action(s)

Management of habitats and Wildlife


Leading partners Fédération départementale des chasseurs de Loiret, Association des Chasseurs d’Oiseaux Migrateurs du Loiret