Étangs de Pont à Mousson

Lorraine  >  France

Several ponds and the Moselle river attract water birds such as Common Kingfisher, Grey Heron, White Stork and sometimes Little Bittern.

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Étangs de Pont à Mousson are a series of ponds along the river Moselle where you can see birds like Grey Heron, Great Egret, Great Crested Grebe, Common Kingfisher, White Stork, Great Cormorant Eurasian Moorhen, Eurasian Coot, passerines, different species of woodpecker and if you are lucky Little Bittern.


Français: Plusieurs étangs et la rivière moselle attirent les Oiseaux d'eau type martin pêcheur, Héron, foulques macroules, cigognes blanches , parfois des blongios nains et passereaux.



Parking at the ponds. Click on the P in the map to get directions.


Français: Parking au niveau des étangs. Cliquez sur le P dans la carte pour obtenir les directions.

Terrain and Habitat




Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

Winter , Spring

Best time to visit

Spring , Autumn migration , Winter , Spring migration


Wide path

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle , Car , Boat

Birdwatching hide / platform


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