In October 2009 the first atlas of breeding birds of south-eastern France
or PACA will be out in October 2009.
For more details online of the birds in PACA or Provence Alpes Cotes d'Azur
Also look at :-
Editions Parthenope for new birding books coming out plus the most comprehensive book on all the bats in France due out soon with special offer including new species just described new to science my coleagues have DNA analysed in France making 53 species of bat in Europe with the bulk in France
which the German guide just out on the bat species of Europe is now superceded by the French book coming out soon as the German publicatioon now available in English is already out of date! I recommend the French publication when it comes out soon by my colleagues who work with Christian
who runs the French bird ringing scheme the CRBPO with his bat colleagues including my contacts at the GMB in Brittany which I am involved with.
Bertram.E.B.Bree in sunny Jersey.