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Champmorin

Seine-et-Marne  >  France

Old gravel pit, in the Seine river Valley, with reed bedsa and alluvial forest

Added* by Maxime Zucca
Most recent update 7 December 2021

Description

Little Bittern regularly bred, Great Bittern regularly winters. This is also the first breeding place of Common Goldeneye in the Paris area. Great Reed Warbler also regularly breeds here.

In spring, might be interesting for Black Tern and Whiskered Tern (White-winged Tern has been reported). Used to be more interesting, less birds these last years, but may still reveals surprises.

Details

Access

By car (very far from any train station)

Terrain and Habitat

Wetland

Conditions

Flat

Circular trail

No

Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Spring , Winter

Route

Unpaved road

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle , Wheelchair , Car

Birdwatching hide / platform

Yes

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