Ajman WTP - return to Central Region

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This is a water treatment area with several small lakes.
Directions and access:
By prior permission only.
Park and enter at the red star (see map below).
Bird the northern part of the Plant Wetland before you arrive at the site.

Birding strategy:
By prior permission only.

Explore by foot, viewing Wetlands 3a, walk all around Wetland 2, then 3b and the northern edge of Wetland 6.
Possibly also the northern edge of Pond 4.
Under NO CIRCUMSTANCE enter the area marked Prohibited Areas.

A total of 146 species are recorded as of January 2020.
Rarities have included:
- Greater White-fronted Goose, winter 2014-15
- Red-crested Pochard, Jan 2013 (14th UAE record)
- Eastern Cattle Egret, Apr 2017 (5th UAE record)
- Great White Pelican, Dec 2015 (8th UAE record)
- Water Rail, Jan 2016
- Namaqua Dove, Aug 2012
- Little Swift, Jan 2017
- Pale Martins
- Streak-throated Martins

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