10 day visit in March - April 97.

Only about 2-3 hours "bird watching" on an étang by the sea; all the rest seen while going about on holiday, in Fenouillet, to ski or on the way to the market in Foix.

Blackbird, Blackcap, Black kite, Black redstart, Black stork, Blue tit, Bonelli's eagle, Buzzard, Carrion crow, Cattle egret, Cetti's warbler, Chaffinch, Cirl bunting, Collared dove, Coot, Crag martin, Crested lark, Crossbill, Fan tailed warbler, Flamingo, Golden eagle, Goldfinch, Great crested grebe, Great tit, Green woodpecker, Grey heron, Grey wagtail, Herring gull, Hoopoe, House sparrow, Jay, Kestrel, Little egret, Long tailed tit, Magpie, Mallard, Marsh harrier, Mistle thrush, Montague's harrier, Moorhen, Osprey, Pied wagtail, Pochard, Purple heron, Raven, Red kite, Redleg partridge, Robin, Rock bunting, Serin, Short toed eagle, Siskin, Skylark, Starling, Stonechat, Swallow, Water pippit, Wood pigeon.

Mrs McNeil, London