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CAMARGUE 27th April to 7th May 1975

Mas de Cacharel - Stes Maries 27/4/1975
Pied Avocet 5
Kentish Plover 9
Common Redshank 1
Little Tern 2
European Turtle-dove 2

Mas de Cacharel - Mejanes 28/4/1975
Great Crested Grebe 2
Little Egret 20
Purple Heron 1
Greater Flamingo 50
Mallard 15
Red-crested Pochard 5
Western Marsh-harrier 3
Common Moorhen 1
Eurasian Oystercatcher 3
Black-winged Stilt 3
Pied Avocet 7
Kentish Plover 10
Northern Lapwing 5
Spotted Redshank 2
Common Redshank 3
Herring Gull 20
Black-headed Gull 20
Little Tern 4
Black Tern 19
European Turtle-dove 2
Hoopoe 1
Eurasian Wryneck 2
Eurasian Skylark 20
Barn Swallow 10
Tawny Pipit 5
Blue-headed Wagtail 20
Common Redstart 5
Whinchat 4
Northern Wheatear 6
Great Reed-warbler 1
Blackcap 1
Garden Warbler 2
Spectacled Warbler 5
Willow Warbler 7
Common Chiffchaff 7
Wood Warbler 2
Pied Flycatcher 1
Woodchat Shrike 2
Black-billed Magpie 3
Carrion Crow 2
Common Starling 4
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 6
Eurasian Linnet 4

Sylvereal 28/4/1975
Great Crested Grebe 2

Slavonian Grebe 1
Great Cormorant 1
Gadwall 4
Red-crested Pochard 75
Western Marsh-harrier 1
Common Coot 5
Black-tailed Godwit 2
Common Tern 1
Cetti’s Warbler 3
Great Reed-warbler 3
Fan-tailed Warbler 2
Reed Bunting 2

Cabanes de Cambon - S. Maries 28/4/1975
Greater Flamingo 50
Common Cuckoo 1
Common Nightingale 1

Riege du Mer 29/4/1975
Little Egret 10
Greater Flamingo 100
Mallard 6
Western Marsh-harrier 1
Common Ringed Plover 1
Kentish Plover 6
Common Redshank 1
Herring Gull 50
Black-headed Gull 100
Sandwich Tern 15
Common Tern 6
Little Tern 2
European Turtle-dove 2
Hoopoe 1
Crested Lark 2
Eurasian Skylark 7
Blue-headed Wagtail 2
Common Redstart 1
Whinchat 1
Northern Wheatear 5
Subalpine Warbler 2
Spectacled Warbler 4
Dartford Warbler 1
Willow Warbler 2
Common Chiffchaff 2
Woodchat Shrike 2
Common Starling 5
Eurasian Linnet 2

Stes Maries 29/4/1975
Little Egret 10
Grey Heron 1
Purple Heron 5
Greater Flamingo 6
Western Marsh-harrier 8
Common Coot 2
Black-winged Stilt 5
Pied Avocet 8
Common Ringed Plover 1
Spotted Redshank 3
Common Redshank 2
Common Sandpiper 1
Ruff 1
Common Tern 3
Black Tern 11

Mejanes - Notre Dame D’Amour 29/4/1975
Western Marsh-harrier 3
Common Kestrel 1
Black-winged Stilt 2
Wood Sandpiper 4
Red Knot 11
Ruff 5
Gull-billed Tern 2
Black Tern 4
Stock Dove 2
Common Cuckoo 1
European Bee-eater 5
Common Nightingale 3
Eurasian Reed-warbler 1
Pied Flycatcher 2
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 4

 

Etang de Gines 29/4/1975
Purple Heron 6
Black-crowned Night-heron 6
Greater Flamingo 20
Common Pochard 7
Western Marsh-harrier 3
Common Kestrel 1
Black-winged Stilt 3
Eurasian Curlew 1
Sandwich Tern 2
Common Tern 2
Black Tern 70
Cetti’s Warbler 3
Great Reed-warbler 6
Willow Warbler 1

Etang de Gines 30/4/1975
Garden Warbler 1
Wood Warbler 1
Pied Flycatcher 1
Bearded Tit 1
Golden Oriole 1
Ortolan Bunting 2

Stes Maries Beach 30/4/1975
Common Eider 3. Including male

Pont du Gard 30/4/1975
Alpine Swift 20
Common Nightingale 3
European Serin 10

La Fosse (near) 30/4/1975
European Bee-eater 7

Tour (near) 30/4/1975
Wood Sandpiper 1
Ruff 41
Crested Lark 1

Les Pradaux (near) 30/4/1975
Red-footed Falcon 2. A pair
Whinchat 1

Mas de Capelle (near) 30/4/1975
Black Kite 1
Western Marsh-harrier 1
Wood Sandpiper 1

Pont du Gard to St Gilles 30/4/1975
Blue Tit 2. At St Gilles
Great Grey Shrike 1

Mas de Cacharel - Mejanes 1/5/1975
Grey Heron 2
Stone-curlew 1
Collared Pratincole 3
Common Greenshank 4
Wood Sandpiper 1
Gull-billed Tern 1
European Bee-eater 3
Tree Pipit 1
Northern Wheatear 1
Cetti’s Warbler 1
Pied Flycatcher 1
Eurasian Tree Sparrow 20
Reed Bunting 2

Sylvereal 1/5/1975
Great Crested Grebe 7
Purple Heron 2
Gadwall 5
Red-crested Pochard 15
Common Pochard 2
Great Reed-warbler 6

Stes Maries 1/5/1975
Spotted Redshank 6
Common Redshank 4
Temminck’s Stint 5
European Turtle-dove 2

Le Sauvage 1/5/1975
Common Greenshank 1

Le Grd Radeau 1/5/1975
Red-legged Partridge 3
Common Pheasant 1
Whinchat 1
Pied Flycatcher 1

Etang de Grey 1/5/1975
Great Bittern 1
Black Kite 1. Near Quatret
Western Marsh-harrier 4
Eurasian Hobby 1
Water Rail 1
Eurasian Reed-warbler 1
Great Reed-warbler 5
Bearded Tit 1

Patis de la Trinite 1/5/1975
Stone-curlew 1

Stes Maries 2/5/1975
Great Cormorant 1
Ruddy Turnstone 3

Etang du Fangassier 2/5/1975
Greater Flamingo. Large breeding colony.
Common Shelduck 4
Black-winged Stilt 6
Pied Avocet 11
Common Ringed Plover 20
Kentish Plover 10
Common Redshank 2
Sanderling 3
Little Stint 6
Temminck’s Stint 1
Dunlin 4
Curlew Sandpiper 2
Slender-billed Gull 3
Little Gull 52. 50% immature
Gull-billed Tern 1

La Belugue (near) 2/5/1975
Red-legged Partridge 3
Wood Sandpiper 12

La Capelliere (near) 2/5/1975
Common Cuckoo 1

Villeneauve (near) 2/5/1975
Eurasian Blackbird 1

Le Pebre 2/5/1975
Western Marsh-harrier 2
Black-winged Stilt 5
Common Greenshank 2
Wood Sandpiper 8
Pied Flycatcher 2

Stes Maries 3/5/1975
Common Eider 1
Whimbrel 1
Eurasian Curlew 2
Ruff 1
Little Gull 1
Alpine Swift 1

Moulin de Daudet 3/5/1975
European Serin 3

Les Baux 3/5/1975
Black Redstart 1
Blue Rock-thrush 1
Sardinian Warbler 1
European Serin 2
Cirl Bunting 1

Entressant 3/5/1975
Black Kite 1
Short-toed Lark 2
Northern Wheatear 1

Istres 3/5/1975
Lesser Kestrel 1

La Crau 3/5/1975
Hen Harrier 1. Male
Short-toed Lark 2
Northern Wheatear 1

Albaron (near) 3/5/1975
Ruff 150

Cacharel 3/5/1975
Whinchat 2
Pied Flycatcher 2

Etang de Gines 4/5/1975
Black Tern 10

Patis de la Trinite 4/5/1975
Temminck’s Stint 7

Etang du Fangassier 4/5/1975
Common Shelduck 1
Little Gull 7
Northern Wheatear 2

Signoret (near) 4/5/1975
Sand Martin 1

Giraud (near) 4/5/1975
Hoopoe 1

Le Paradis 4/5/1975
Spotted Flycatcher 1

Notre Dame D’Amour (near) 4/5/1975
Montagu’s Harrier 1. Female

Etang de Consenaniere 4/5/1975
Ferruginous Duck 1
Water Rail 1
Reed Bunting 1

Stes Maries 5/5/1975
Common Ringed Plover 1
Whimbrel 1
Little Stint 3

Mas de Pioch (near) 5/5/1975
European Roller 1

Phare de l’Espiguette 5/5/1975
Western Marsh-harrier 1
Eurasian Oystercatcher 1
Short-toed Lark 2
Crested Lark 2
Common Whitethroat 1
Woodchat Shrike 2

Pioch Badet 5/5/1975
European Turtle-dove 16

Les Frignants (near) 5/5/1975
Grey Heron 2
Black Kite 1
Black-tailed Godwit 1
Spotted Redshank 1
Wood Sandpiper 3
Common Sandpiper 2
Temminck’s Stint 3
Ruff 1
Gull-billed Tern 3
Crested Lark 4
Whinchat 1
Eurasian Linnet 1

Marias de la Sigoulette 5/5/1975
Black-crowned Night-heron 15
Tawny Pipit 2
Willow Warbler 1
Pied Flycatcher 2

Mejanes (near) 5/5/1975
Stone-curlew 1
Hoopoe 1

Pioch Badet 6/5/1975
European Roller 1

 

Sylvereal - Mas de Capette 6/5/1975
Purple Heron 3
Black Kite 1
Western Marsh-harrier 2
Red-legged Partridge 2
Common Moorhen 3
Black-winged Stilt 2
Common Sandpiper 1
Gull-billed Tern 1
Great Spotted Cuckoo 1
Common Cuckoo 1
European Bee-eater 17
Hoopoe 1
Crested Lark 4
Common Nightingale 5
Whinchat 1
Cetti’s Warbler 3
Blackcap 2
Wood Warbler 1
Long-tailed Tit 1
Golden Oriole 1
Fan-tailed Warbler 5
Ortolan Bunting 1
Corn Bunting 5

Mas Senebier 6/5/1975
Whimbrel 1
European Bee-eater 2

Digne a la Mer, west, 6/5/1975
Grey Plover 32
Common Sandpiper 1
Crested Lark 2
Common Redstart 1
Northern Wheatear 2
Eurasian Blackbird 1
Willow Warbler 1
Bonelli’s Warbler 1
Pied Flycatcher 1
Woodchat Shrike 1

Albaron - Stes Maries 7/5/1975
Little Egret 6
Greater Flamingo 50
Western Marsh-harrier 3
Cetti’s Warbler 1
Fan-tailed Warbler 10

Mas de Cacharel - Mejanes 7/5/1975
Northern Shoveler 1
Common Redstart 3
Whinchat 3
Northern Wheatear 2
Common Chiffchaff 10
Wood Warbler 4
Pied Flycatcher 3
Eurasian Linnet 2

Stes Maries 7/5/1975
Common Ringed Plover 1
Little Stint 1
Temminck’s Stint 2
Dunlin 1
Common Redstart 1

Mejanes - Notre Dame D’Amour 7/5/1975
Black-crowned Night-heron 1

Etang de Gines 7/5/1975
Purple Heron 4
Black-crowned Night-heron 3
Western Marsh-harrier 2
Black Tern 4
Sand Martin 10
Common Redstart 1
Great Reed-warbler 1
Willow Warbler 3
Wood Warbler 2
Spotted Flycatcher 1
Pied Flycatcher 1
Reed Bunting 1

La Fosse (near) 7/5/1975
Wood Sandpiper 6
Ruff 20
Blue Tit 1

Mas des Iscles 7/5/1975
Great Bittern 1
Sand Martin 50
Eurasian Reed-warbler 1
Great Reed-warbler 2

Marias de la Grand Mar 7/5/1975
Purple Heron 3
Great Bittern 3
Western Marsh-harrier 3
Eurasian Hobby 1
Black-winged Stilt 5
Collared Pratincole 2
Common Snipe 1
Whimbrel 1
Common Redshank 5
Common Greenshank 1
Wood Sandpiper 6
Gull-billed Tern 1
Common Cuckoo 1
Sand Martin 50
Cetti’s Warbler 1
Moustached Warbler 1
Great Reed-warbler 2

Ste Cecile 7/5/1975
Wood Sandpiper 90
Ruff 10
Gull-billed Tern 2
Whiskered Tern 1