2nd Winter Tour Report 5-12 December 2016

Participants: Michel Gerber and Martin Miguel. The tour was another success, although missed the Shikra, Eversmann’s Redstart and the Crested Honey Buzzard, but were replaced with Indian Roller, Buff-bellied pipit, Pallid Scops Owl and Sykes’s Warbler!!! Other highlights, include the Hume’s Leaf Warbler and the Great Black-headed Gull. Day 1: 05/12/2106 The participants arrived at 6 …

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Kuwait Trip Report Winter Tour 12-20 November 2016

12th November: Arrival at Kuwait airport and overnight at Continental Inn. 13th November: At 6am we left the hotel with boxed breakfast towards Abu Al-Hasaniya. There we first encountered eleven Lesser Crested Tern then a Greater Crested Tern landed on steel wires showed well through scope being distinctly larger the nearby Lesser Crested Terns. At …

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