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Lago di Fogliano

Lazio  >  Italy

Wintering ducks, above all Eurasian Wigeon in large numbers, but also many other birds in winter. In spring it is a good stopover place for many migrants.

Added by MAGNUS GRYLLE

Description

The lake is a part of Circeo National Park, consisting of yet other lakes along the coast to the south, a forest, and the Circeo mountain. All are worth a visit, depending on season. 

On this place some nice birds you can see are Black-necked GrebeGull-billed TernBooted EagleAudouin's GullGlossy Ibis and European Marsh Harrier.

Details

Access

It is possible to get to the eastern side from Strada Litoranea. Park along the road, just before the bridge over the dyke. Here there are paths to the hides. It is also possible to access the lake from the west. There is a parking place just north of the lake, along the Via Del Lido. From here is possible to walk out along the northern side of the lake. 

Terrain and Habitat

Wetland, Reedbeds, Dunes, Scattered trees and bushes

Conditions

Flat, Swampy

Circular trail

No

Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

All year round

Difficulty walking trail

Easy

Accessible by

Foot, Bicycle, Car, Wheelchair

Birdwatching hide / platform

Yes

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Top 5 birds

Other birds you can see here

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