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

15/11/2016 At Mutla’a Ranch

Today the visitors I am guiding were happy to see and photograph an obliging Eversmann’s Redstart, the 12th record for Kuwait.

The visitors were Hugues DUFOURNY, Brian Rasmussen, Henrik Rask, Daniel Mauras, Jean-Jacques CLEMENT, Francis SMIGIELSKI and Thierry JEAN.

Birds seen at Mutla’a Ranch:

Eversmann’s Redstart 1, Shikra (male) 1, Eurasian Sparrowhawk 1, , European Robin 3, Red-breasted Flycatcher 3, Eurasian Collared Dove 17, Laughing Dove 5, White-throated Kingfisher 1 and White-eared Bulbul 21.

At Doha Spit:

Great Cormorant 1000, Grey Heron 5, Little Egret 10, Indian Reef Egret 5, Pallid Harrier 1, Eurasian Oystercatcher 5, Lesser Sand Plover 5, Greater Sand plover 45, Whimbrel 2, Eurasian Curlew 9, Ruddy Turnstone 1, Curlew Sandpiper 1, Sanderling 1, Dunlin 25, Terek Sandpiper 11, Common Greenshank 74, Marsh Sandpiper 2, Common Redshank 48, Crab Plover 230, Slender-billed Gull 55, Hueglin’s Gull 15, Steppe Gull 7, Little Tern 8, Caspian Tern 17.

Sulaibikhat Sports Club:

Mallard 11, Eurasian Teal 8, White Stork 1m Grey Heron 15, Western Reef Heron 7, Grey Plover 5, Lesser Sand Plover 15, Greater Sand Plover 71, Dunlin 50, Crab Plover 156, White-throated Kingfisher 1.

At Traditional Coffee Site:

Greater Flamingo 250, Grey Heron 16, Dunlin 55, Citrine Wagtail 1.

Eversmann's Redstart Phoenicurus erythronotus

Eversmann’s Redstart Phoenicurus erythronotus