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  1. StewartK
    12-09-17 06:40 AM
    Hi there,

    Yes we have lots of Gulls, I'm actually after a few this winter season to up my life list/count.
    One area of considerable interest is the Dubai Creek and the wetlands at the end of it, main species in the UAE are,
    Slender Billed (common)
    Black Headed (very common)
    Sooty (common)
    Lesser Black Backed (common) + Heuglin’s & Steppe
    Caspian, Pallas, (Winter visitors, localised common)
    Mew, Mediterranean, Little (Winter visitors, but not as frequent, Little Gull quite rare)
    Also one record of Franklins Gull in May 2011 over in Fujairah
    Also Black Legged Kittiwake, again quite rare, last sighting in February this year, but that was the first since 2012
    Also 18 Tern species plus Pomarine, Long Tailed & Parasitic Jaeger

  2. I69Gulls
    11-09-17 05:18 PM
    Hi Stew,

    I see you're now living in Dubai, that's supercool. Do they have Seagulls over there? If so, what kind?

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