The LPO Bourgogne Franche-Comté and the management association of the Sabot reserve
invite you to take part in a day of ecovolunteering for the benefit of the dry grasslands of the
of the Sabot de Frotey national nature reserve. Your mission? Offer a little of your time
to help us preserve the wild flora and fauna of the site.
On the programme:
- Manual brush-cutting (no need to be an expert, a little elbow grease will do)
a little elbow grease will suffice),
- Bring a picnic, appropriate clothing and if possible, gloves and brushcutting tools (pruning shears).
Bring a picnic, appropriate clothing and if possible, gloves and brushcutting tools (secateurs, branch cutters, small saw, fork, etc.).
Registration is required in order to know the material needs.
But why maintain these environments?
Dry grasslands are endangered environments in our region. They play an important
They play an important role in maintaining biodiversity because they are home to many rare
and plant species that are rare or even in decline. They are home to and allow the development of
development of numerous insects (butterflies, crickets, etc.) but also the blossoming of a remarkable flora
of remarkable flora such as orchids. The dry grasslands are also a refuge
for several species of endangered birds that find shelter and food there!
Without regular and well-considered human intervention, these environments close in and become
and become commonplace, causing over time a reduction or even disappearance of the remarkable and protected species
and protected species that they host.
With the financial support of the DREAL Bourgogne Franche-Comté.