The Moorish geckos, which inhabit the grounds and walls of Carcassonne, are pretty successful at evading predators. But they can also be vulnerable at key moments in their life ? such as when they?re moulting.
North of the Pyrenees mountain range stands France's ancient Carcassonne, a stone fortress that has faced sieges, endured the brutality of the Spanish Inquisition, and thrived as a center of wealth during the salt trade a millennia ago. Today, it's a protected sanctuary and an avian paradise for robust avocets, exotic flamingos, and other birds.
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