Birds Sightings from Kuwait: owned and managed by AbdulRahman Al-Sirhan

07/04/2016 at Jahra Pools Reserve

Today was quiet but I wanted to see if the White-tailed Lapwings are still there. It is a target species for a visitor coming in the next few days. I was glad to relocate the bird. It is probably resident and breeder.

Jahra Pools Natural Reserve , Little Grebe (Tachybaptus ruficollis) 16, Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea) 1, Little Egret (Egretta garzetta) 1, Squacco Heron (Ardeola ralloides) 3, Eurasian Marsh-Harrier (Circus aeruginosus) 1, Grey-headed Swamphen (Porphyrio poliocephalus) 6, Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus) 1, Eurasian Coot (Fulica atra) 5, White-tailed Lapwing (Vanellus leucurus) 1, Wood Sandpiper (Tringa glareola) 2, Common Snipe (Gallinago gallinago) 4, Eurasian Collared-Dove (Streptopelia decaocto) 7, Common Cuckoo (Cuculus canorus) 1, Pied Kingfisher (Ceryle rudis) 2, European Bee-eater (Merops apiaster) 2, Red-tailed Shrike (Lanius phoenicuroides) 1, Isabelline Shrike (Lanius isabellinus) 1, Mauryan Grey Shrike (Lanius meridionalis pallidirostris) 1, Sand Martin (Riparia riparia) 8, Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica) 5, Willow Warbler (Phylloscopus trochilus) 1, Common Chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita) 3, Graceful Prinia (Prinia gracilis) 6, Spotted Flycatcher (Muscicapa striata) 1, Redstart (Phoenicurus phoenicurus) 1, Whinchat (Saxicola rubetra) 1, House Sparrow (Passer domesticus) 5.

White-tailed Lapwing Vanellus leucurus
White-tailed Lapwing Vanellus leucurus قُطْقَاطٌ أَعْوَكُ
White-tailed Lapwing Vanellus leucurus
White-tailed Lapwing Vanellus leucurus قُطْقَاطٌ أَعْوَكُ
White-tailed Lapwing Vanellus leucurus
White-tailed Lapwing Vanellus leucurus قُطْقَاطٌ أَعْوَكُ
Grey-headed Swamphen Porphyrio poliocephalus
Grey-headed Swamphen Porphyrio poliocephalus سُلْطَانِيَّةٌ رَمْدَاءُ رَأْسٍ
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus
Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus فُرْفُرٌ شَائِعٌ
Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis
Pied Kingfisher Ceryle rudis رَفْرَافٌ أَبْقَعُ
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus
Common Cuckoo Cuculus canorus وَقْوَاقٌ شَائعٌ
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis
Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis غَطَّاسٌ صَغِيرٌ A chick begging for food from an adult.
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca
Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca an adult male بَطَّةٌ كُمَيْتٌ
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