Réserve Naturelle de Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines

Ile de France  >  France

The nature reserve of Saint-quentin-en-Yvelines is located in Ile-de-France and occupies 87 hectares.

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Most recent update 8 December 2021


Réserve Naturelle Nationale de Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines is a protected part of the larger lake of Saint-Quentin and its riparian environments. More than 230 nesting and migrating bird species have been recorded in the 87 hectares of the reserve. Among the birds you can see are Common Shelduck, Northern Pintail, Northern Shoveler, Little Grebe, Cuckoo, Water Rail, Northern Lapwing, Snipe, Mediterranean Gull, Black Tern, Common Tern, Little Egret, Cattle Egret, Black-crowned Night Heron, Grey Wagtail, Common Nightingale and Common Kingfisher. But many more, see the list below.


Français: La réserve naturelle nationale de Saint-quentin-en-Yvelines est située en Ile-de-France, classée en 1986 elle occupe 87 hectares. Plus de 230 espèces d'oiseaux nicheurs ou migrateurs peuplent les 87 hectares de la réserve.



Leisure island (Île de loisirs ) of Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines. Rond Point Eric Tabarly, RD 912, 78190 Trappes. Click on the P in the map to get directions.


Français: Île de loisirs de Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines. Rond Point Eric Tabarly, RD 912, 78190 Trappes.

Terrain and Habitat

Wetland , Grassland , Scattered trees and bushes , Reedbeds



Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?


Good birding season

All year round

Best time to visit

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


Wide path , Unpaved road , Narrow trail

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by


Birdwatching hide / platform


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