Etang du Coq

Ile de France  >  France

A natural area of 20 hectares that is visited by walkers, anglers and sportsmen. Several species of birds nest here.

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Most recent update 16 January 2022
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Etang du Coq is a lake that attracts several bird species. The area has easy access with parking (Le Nautil). You can make a tour of the lake with pontoons to set up the tripod and take photos. Among the birds you can encounter are Great Cormorant, Great Crested Grebe, Common Pochard, Reed Warbler, Reed Bunting, Melodious Warbler, Linnet, Greater Whitethroat, Black-headed Gull, Grey Heron and Common Tern.


Français: Cet espace naturel sensible de 20 hectares est apprécié des promeneurs, pêcheurs et sportifs. Plusieurs espèces d'oiseaux y nichent. Un accès facile avec parking (Le Nautil), et un tour du lac avec des pontons pour poser le trepied et prendre des photos.



Easy to reach by car or by bus, next to the sports and leisure area Nautil. From the parking you can explore the area on foot. Click on the P in the map to get directions.


Français: Pour y aller en voiture ou en bus, a coté du Nautil, puis à pied. Route départementale 21, 77680 Roissy-en-Brie.

Terrain and Habitat

Wetland , Plain , Scattered trees and bushes , Lake


Flat , Slippery

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?


Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

Winter , Summer , Spring migration , Spring , Autumn , Autumn migration


Wide path

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Car

Birdwatching hide / platform



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