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    The Causse Mejean

    A landscape of steppe...Located in the department of Lozere, the Causse Mejean is bordered by the valley of the Jonte south east Tarnon and Tarn to the north and west. It is centrally located between the Causse of Sauveterre north and Black Causse south. It is the highest of the Caussenards plateaus with an altitude ranging from 800 meters to 1.247 meters on Mount Gargo, the highest point of Mejean.
    The Causse Mejean is twofold : to the east of vast steppes, giving the impression space, like a dry desert grass and rock, this is where we find the last wild horses in the world "the Przewalski."
    Caussenardes meadows are the realm of sheep, milk used to produce the famous Roquefort cheese. This is the high plateau, standing out from the lower plateau covered with dense pine forest extending to the west of the plateau.