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

Category: Sightings

Eversmann's Redstart Phoenicurus erythronotus

04/11/2018 at Al-Abraq

Highlight of today: Eversmann’s Redstart 1, Hume’s Leaf Warbler 2 found by Omar Al-Shaheen. Also a Great Bittern showed well in the open, photographed by AbdulMohsen Al-Surayea. Other birds include Menetries’s Warbler, Asian Desert...

Lesser Sand Plover Anarhynchus atrifrons

10/10/2018 at Doha Spit and Reserve

Today I went to Doha for waders, in the morning the weather was hot but bearable and later at midday it became extremely hot and reached 43° Celsius. I spent some time looking at...

Red-breasted Flycatcher Ficedula parva

07/10/2018 at Al Abraq

Al-Abraq: Jack Snipe (Lymnocryptes minimus) 1, Short-toed Eagle (Circaetus gallicus) 1, Booted Eagle (Hieraaetus pennatus) 1, Steppe Eagle (Aquila nipalensis) 2, Asian Shikra (Accipiter (badius) cenchroides)  1, Eurasian Sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus) 2, Steppe Buzzard (Buteo...

Ehrenberg's Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus samamisicus

02/10/2018 at Al Abraq

Al Abraq: Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis 2, Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus 1, Asian Shikra Accipiter badius cenchroides 1, Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus 2, Steppe Buzzard Buteo buteo vulpinus 25, Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops 5, European Bee-eater...

Eurasian Golden Oriole Oriolus oriolus

27/09/2018 at Al-Shallal’s Farm and JPR

Al-Shallal’s Farm: Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto 3, Laughing Dove Streptopelia senegalensis 2, Common Snipe Gallinago gallinago 1, Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops 5, White-throated Kingfisher Halcyon smyrnensis 1, Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio 1, Woodchat Shrike...

Hume's Whitethroat Sylvia althaea

19/09/2018 at Al-Abraq

Al Abraq: Short-toed Eagle Circaetus gallicus  2, Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus  1, Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus  6, Black-eared Kite  Milvus migrans lineatus  3, Steppe Buzzard  Buteo buteo vulpinus  9, Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops  6,...

Spotted Redshank Tringa erythropus

19/09/2018 at Jahra Pools Reserve

Jahra Pools Natural: Garganey Spatula querquedula  2, Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto  25, Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus  4, Eurasian Coot Fulica atra  5, Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus  2, Eurasian Oystercatcher Haematopus ostralegus  26, Grey Plover...

Asian Shikra Accipiter badius cenchroides

18/09/2018 at Al Abraq

Abraq Al-Habari: Steppe Eagle Aquila nipalensis  2, Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus  4, Steppe Buzzard Buteo buteo vulpinus 6, Asian Shikra Accipiter badius cenchroides 1, Eurasian Sparrowhawk Accipiter nisus  1, Black-eared Kite Milvus migrans lineatus 4, Eurasian Hoopoe Upupa epops  11, Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio  1,...

Black Stork Ciconia nigra

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

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 Short–toed Lark Calandrella brachydactyla  5, Crested Lark Galerida cristata  3, Sand Martin...

Tawny Pipit Anthus campestris

16/09/2018 Jahra Pools Reserve

A short visit to Jahra Pools Reserve: Common Pochard Aythya ferina  1, Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca  4, Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus  5, Eurasian Coot Fulica atra  15, Grey–headed Swamphen Porphyrio poliocephalus  1, Little Crake Zapornia parva  1, White–tailed Lapwing Vanellus...

Steppe Buzzard Buteo buteo vulpinus

12/09/2018 at Al-Abraq

Abraq Al-Habari (12/09/2018): European Honey–buzzard Pernis apivorus  1, Western Marsh Harrier Circus aeruginosus  1, Pallid Harrier Circus macrourus  3, Montagu’s Harrier Circus pygargus  1, Black-eared Kite  Milvus migrans lineatus  3, Steppe Buzzard  Buteo buteo vulpinus  6, Eurasian Scops–Owl Otus scops  1,...

Great White Pelican Pelecanus onocrotalus

02/09/2018 at Jahra Pools Reserve

Birds seen at Jahra Pools Reserve: Ferruginous Duck Aythya nyroca  1, Little Grebe Tachybaptus ruficollis  1, Collared Dove Streptopelia decaocto  1, Common Moorhen Gallinula chloropus  2, Grey-headed Swamphen Porphyrio poliocephalus  3, Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus  2, Little Ringed Plover Charadrius...