24 and 26/03/2008 at Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR), Shuwaikh
Various waders in Sulaibikhat bay at KISR, and a small group of Common Shelduck. A lone Squacco Heron was photographed near some mangroves.
The lawns at KISR supported up to 50 Yellow Wagtails (ca. 35 beema, 15 feldegg on the 24/03, but most had departed by 26/03. Up to 10 Tree Pipits were still around on 26/03/2008.
Also present were up to 10 Eurasian Hoopoes, a Ménétries’s Warbler, Graceful Prinia, small numbers of Pied and Black-eared Wheatears, a single Northern Wheatear, Common Stonechat, and the usual residents.
Yellow Wagtail feldegg
Yellow Wagtail beema