22/07/2011 Savi’s Warbler suspected breeding at JEO
The Savi’s Warbler has bred in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia and has been suspected to breed in Kuwait (G. Gregory 2005). This morning there were three birds at JEO one of which was a juvenile.
Birds seen today some suspected breeding (the adults show yellow gape) include: Indian Reed Warbler 3, Basra Reed Warbler 2, Great Reed Warbler 2, Caspian Reed Warbler 50, Graceful Prinia 12, Black-headed Wagtail 2, White-throated Kingfisher 1, Barn Swallow 5, Sand Martin 5, Common Moorhen 2.
On 19/07/2011 there was an adult Little Bittern at JEO that could also be breeding.