Thanks Simon !
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Thanks Simon !
Thanks Tommy !
I'm coming back to birding just on time for the end of the season :( !!!
Also in Wamm, Tommy. 13 April.
As well as : Brown Shrike, Indian Roller, European Roller, lesser Kestrel, Saker Falcon, Palestinian Sunbird, yellow Wagtails (a bunch), Rufous Tail-scrubed Robin...
can somebody tell me what these birds are ?
i've been mostly absent from this forum (and for birding) this winter, unfortunately...but here is a pic from my trip to Wams farm last weekend...Is this a brown or a Daurian shrike ?...
there's a lot of pretty birds and pretty pictures in there, and you seem to have a fruitful trip. Thanks for the posts, i'm sure a lot of us enjoy the pics.
What about the organisation...
we've got one Lesser (yours), one Common (Mark's)...ball in the center...I'd say Common...
Nice to meet you too last friday...I know my name is confusing, but what's better : the...
quite a different bird indeed...thanks for the tip :)
some help would be appreciated for the below birds...sorry to bother everybody again with IDs which probably seem very easy for you ! Still learning (and still a long way to go) :o
Big group of birders in Wamm last Friday...Hi everybody :)
Catches of the day :
Rufous-Tailed Scrub Robin
Lesser Grey Shrike
Southern Grey Shrike
talking about WAMM on 27th...is this a Saker Falcon ?
Of course, red-wattled !
i was there today (finally...).
Amongst my findings were : Indian Silverbill, Sociable Lapwings, Kentish Plover, Little Grebe, Common Moorhen...
Then there was a bunch of Oriental or...
as you mention, it is very quiet these days...not much to see !
I hope the coming weeks well see better results !
no briding and posting for a long time...Nothing particularly interesting in Safa Park today. Just "worth" noting, appart from the usual : purple sunbird, grey francolin, and something...
i've been given a copy of the great "Birds of the Middle East" book by Simon Aspinall & Richard Porter...but i already have it.
So if anybody is interested, i'm giving it away... The...
i thought it might be a Myna because of the body...Thanks !
Thanks John !
i see where it is...5 minutes drive from work...i may see you there !
Hi John, would you be able to give me more details about the location ? I work in DIP, could be an easy place to visit for me :)
I haven't been birding for a while and came across this ugly-looking creature this morning in Safa Park...Any help ?
I passed by quickly to the Jebel Ali Club.
5 Grey Francolin
Not sure if they are regular there.
i had a few wrong there...theanks for the guidance !
can you please confirm if i got it right on these pictures ?
1- Tawny Pipit
2- don't know
3- Tree Pipit
4- Yellow Wagtail
5- dont know
6- crowned Sandgrouse
yes, Safa park, last friday. There was about 15 of them, really noisy and agitated. They were flying around everywhere, but mostly alongside the part of the park reserved for ladies.
is the Parakeet in the center a rose-ringed ? why is his head grey ? male vs female ?