Scientific publications

Reports on the work of A Rocha France and especially from the science team

Monitoring the reproduction of the European roller

Since 2002, A Rocha France has been developing and maintaining a network of nesting boxes for rollers in the Vallée des Baux. And since 2016, the team has been mapping and monitoring a number of available natural cavities that could potentially be suitable for the roller to breed.

Here are the results of our study for the 2021 season: read it here.

The European pond turtle in the Vallée des Baux

More than a year ago, we announced the start of a study in the Vallée des Baux on the European pond turtle. You can read the report (in French only), here.

Report on ringing of migratory birds in the Ilon Marsh, 2020

In 2020, we carried out 26 ringing sessions on this site. In total, we captured 5,211 birds of 41 species. Read the full report…

Annual report A Rocha France 2020


Read the report (in French only) by clicking this link.

Debate with Gaël Giraud on 5 October 7 September 2022
PODCAST: The hermit: an object of study, a neighbour, a friend 6 September 2022
Latest news
Day of Prayer for Creation and beginning of the Season of Creation 1 September 2022
The bat: a protected species in France 26 August 2022