A single bird was at the golf course from September 24, 2016 and stayed for most of the next 18 months. It is a vagrant in this area but resident in Egypt and in the east of Saudi Arabia. Plunge dives.
Status in KAUST
Abundance in KAUST
Places seen in KAUSTGolf Course
Image from Brian James
Seasonality in KAUST (number of years since KAUST's founding when this species was observed in a given month):