16/11/2009 Greater White-fronted Goose at Shuaiba Golf Course, the 2nd record for Kuwait

On 14/11/2009 Simon Price has found two Greater White-fronted Goose at Shuaiba Golf Course, this is the second record for Kuwait. The record is subject to acceptance by KORC.

This morning Pekka went to the Shuaiba Golf Course which is a private property and was granted access after explaining what he was at, he relocated the two birds and photographed them, he then informed me of their presence , I went there and was able to see the two birds and photograph them.

Greater White-fronted Goose Anser albifrons

Greater White-fronted Goose

Below is the flight shot by Pekka Fågel, it shows the wing bar, uppertail coverts and terminal tail band.

White-fronted Goose anas albifrons

Another photograph by Pekka.

Greater White-fronted Goose anser albifrons

Greater White-fronted Goose

Greater White-fronted Goose

One Comment

Comments are closed.