Mobilisation of residents

Description of the action

This action is broken down into several sections :

1- Reliance on an existing not-for-profit organisation

Exchange on good practice developed, identification of obstacles and leverage, of methods etc.

2- Implementation of participative work sites

3 participative work sites involving residents will be organised. Partnerships between the stakeholders involved in the field (anglers, farmers, inhabitants, elected representatives, etc.) will be established to restore proper aquatic environment function.

3- Support for the dynamic created and information

Meetings will lead to networking of stakeholders and upskilling of the various target audiences on river maintenance knowledge and practices. The creation of one or more residents’ associations will be encouraged. This action will be widely promoted.

Main results expected

A residents not-for-profit organisation created to ensure interventions are sustainable over time

3 km of watercourses returned to their natural state

3 participative work sites

3 information meetings : Vigneux-de-Bretagne, La Pâquelais, Treillières

Change of residents’ perceptions on watercourses