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    Weekend birding around UAE with surprises

    This weekend produced some good birding ; in and around Dubai desert.
    Including some surprises.

    Short-toed snake eagle
    Sand partridge
    Blue rock thrush female
    Pharaoh eagle-owl (Looks female)
    Common kestrel male
    Black redstart male
    Hume's wheatear
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    Last edited by Vipin2; 26-02-2017 at 05:33 AM.

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    Hi Vipin,
    nice sightings and pictures!
    The Thrush is a female Rufous-tailed Rock Thrush!
    Cheers
    Peter.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gallinago View Post
    Hi Vipin,
    nice sightings and pictures!
    The Thrush is a female Rufous-tailed Rock Thrush!
    Cheers
    Peter.

    Thnx mate , for the correct ID.
    You are always a rescuer.

    Reds

    Vipin

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