Plaine de Néré

Charente-Maritime  >  France

This Special Protection Area covers 9000 hectares of farming habitat and is home to emblematic species like Little Bustard, Stone-curlew and Montagu's Harrier.

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Most recent update 30 March 2022
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Plaine de Néré is composed of cereal crops, meadows and hedges.. An open habitat where farming species are easy to see. For example Little Bustard, Red-backed Shrike, Woodchat Shrike, Montagu's Harrier, Hen Harrier, Common Quail, Red-legged Partridge , Stone-curlew, European Turtle Dove , Crested Lark , Yellowhammer and Corn Bunting.



Several areas that you can explore by car or bike. See the map below. There is no public transport to the area.

Terrain and Habitat

Scattered trees and bushes , Grassland , Plain , Agriculture


Flat , Open landscape

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

Spring , Autumn

Best time to visit

Spring , Spring migration


Paved road , Narrow trail , Wide path , Unpaved road

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle , Car

Birdwatching hide / platform


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