Numbers and variety were down, but there is almost always something new or different to be found
A grey morph Western Reef Heron was waiting patiently for Dragonflies to come within range before trying to spear them in mid-flight. I saw him have two successful strikes.
A slightly out of focus shot of a Eurasian Collared Dove exploding into flight out of a shallow pool of water in which it was bathing
There were about a dozen of these European Bee-eaters to be seen. I have recorded them here before but this was my first image of them at this venue
There were several flocks of Indian Silverbills to be seen during the course of the morning
First I heard the distinctive call of this little Graceful Prinia. It then kindly obliged by popping out of the thick bush it was feeding in and hopped around out in the open on this rock. It then flew off into the next bush. This is also a first image for me for this species in Qatar