Four départements comprise Lorraine; Moselle, Meuse, Meurthe-et-Moselle and Vosges.
Five sites surround the village of Montenach. A rich limestone grassland.
Butterfly species include:
Black-veined white, Swallowtail, Pale clouded yellow, Ilex hairstreak, Large copper, Duke of Burgundy and Camberwell beauty. As well as other typical grassland species such as Adonis and Small blue.
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