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

24/01/2012 at Pivot Fields and Khiran

I visited with British and German groups Pivot fields in the morning and the afternoon was spent in south place called Khiran. Pivot Fields yeilded Steppe Eagle, Eastern Imperial Eagle, 3 Spotted Eagles, Hen Harrier, Kestrel, 6 Black Kites, Long-legged Buzzard and Shikra. Other birds seen at Pivot Fields were Hoopoe, and White-throated Kingfisher. In Khiran we saw 2 Red-tailed Wheatears and Mourning Wheatear. On our way back to city we stopped by Fahaheel park where Woodlark was still present.

Mourning Wheatear (Oenanthe lugens)

Eastern Mourning perching on top of a stick
Eastern Mourning Wheatear Oenanthe lugens فَقَاقَةٌ حَزِينَةٌ شَرْقِيَّةٌ

Red-tailed (Persian) Wheatear (Oenanthe chrysopygia)

Red-tailed Wheatear Oenanthe chrysopygia فَقَاقَةٌ حَمْرَاءُ ذَنَبٍ

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