A passage migrant with odd birds resting at the beach or on pools in Spring (April) and Autumn (September-October). Not uncommon at golf course in Autumn often feeding on the fairways at dawn or dusk. Is becoming more common.
Status in KAUST
Abundance in KAUST
Places seen in KAUSTGolf Course
King Abdullah Monument
Island parks and gardens
Image from Brian James
Seasonality in KAUST (number of years since KAUST's founding when this species was observed in a given month):