The pond is a pond Sigean Bages lagoon located on the Mediterranean Sea: the kingdom of birds and flamingos. In Roman times, the river port of Narbonne was located near the current Bages. The pond was then a vast gulf open to the Mediterranean, where ships from all over the Mediterranean anchored in calm waters. It was then known as Lacus Rubresus because of its alluvial lands colored red in the upper valley of the Aude. Roger.