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

17/09/2018 at Mutla’a Ranch and Jahra Pools Reserve

Black StorkCiconia nigra

Black Stork Ciconia nigra

Mutla’a Ranch:

Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto  12, Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis  1, Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus  1, Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops  1, Mauryan Grey Shrike Lanius excubitor lahotra1, Greater Shorttoed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla  5, Crested Lark Galerida cristata  3, Sand Martin Riparia riparia  5, Barn Swallow Hirundo rustica  15, Whiteeared Bulbul Pycnonotus leucotis  5, Eastern Blackeared Wheatear Oenanthe hispanica melanoleuca1, House Sparrow Passer domesticus  13.

Steppe EagleAquila nipalensis

Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis

Short-toed Snake Eagle Circaetus gallicus

Short-toed Snake Eagle Circaetus gallicus

Jahra Pools Reserve:

Grey-headed Swamphen Porphyrio poliocephalus  2, Little Crake Zapornia parva  1, Black Stork Ciconia nigra  1     Photographed, Grey Heron Ardea cinerea  8, Little Egret Egretta garzetta  5, Western ReefHeron Egretta gularis  3, Western Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus  1, Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus  3, Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis  2, White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis  1, Spotted Flycatcher Muscicapa striata  1.

Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus

Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus 2nd winter male

Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus

Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus female

Eastern Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe (hispanica) melanoleuca

Eastern Black-eared Wheatear Oenanthe (hispanica) melanoleuca