I saw birds mostly in the wildlife park in Al Areen. Unfortunately, they had no signs showing the names of the birds. I was not able to identify all birds.

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Birds in Bahrain

Dunlin (Calidris alpina)
Dunlin (Calidris alpina, german: Alpenstrand­läufer, french: Bécasseau variable) in winter plumage. (652k)
White-eared Bulbul (Pycnonotus leucotis)
White-eared Bulbuls (Pycnonotus leucotis, german: Weißohrbülbül, french: Bulbul à oreillons blancs), adult on right, juvenile on left. (1087k)
White-eared Bulbul (Pycnonotus leucotis)
White-eared Bulbul (Pycnonotus leucotis, german: Weißohrbülbül, french: Bulbul à oreillons blancs). (723k)
Crested Lark (Galerida cristata)
Crested Lark (Galerida cristata, german: Haubenlerche, french: Cochevis huppé). (2M)
Eurasian Collared Dove (Streptopelia decaocto)
Eurasian Collared Dove (Streptopelia decaocto, german: Türkentaube, french: Tourterelle turque). (905k)
Southern Laughing Dove (Spilopelia senegalensis senegalensis)
Southern Laughing Dove (Spilopelia senegalensis senegalensis, german: Palmtaube, french: Tourterelle maillée). (601k)
 Unidentified Dove Zoo
?? Unidentified Dove in the zoo. (1062k)
Common Myna (Acridotheres tristis)
Common Mynas (Acridotheres tristis, german: Hirtenmaina, french: Martin triste). (815k)
Chukar Partridge (Alectoris chukar)
Chukar Partridge (Alectoris chukar, german: Chukarhuhn, french: Perdrix choukar) in the zoo. (985k)
Barbary Partridge (Alectoris barbara)
Barbary Partridge (Alectoris barbara, german: Felsenhuhn, french: Perdrix gambra) in the zoo. (771k)
Chukar Partridge (Alectoris chukar)
White Chukar Partridge (Alectoris chukar, german: Chukarhuhn, french: Perdrix choukar), a rare genetic variant, in the zoo. (694k)
Swainson's Francolin (Pternistis swainsonii)
Swainson's Francolin (Pternistis swainsonii, french: Francolin de Swainson) in the zoo. (693k)
Vulturine Guineafowl (Acryllium vulturinum)
Vulturine Guineafowl (Acryllium vulturinum, german: Geierperlhuhn, french: Pintade vulturine) in the zoo. (843k)
Helmeted Guineafowl (Numida meleagris)
White Guineafowl (Numida meleagris, german: Helmperlhuhn, french: Pintade de Numidie) in the zoo. It is a domesticated white race of the Helmeted Guineafowl. (1161k)
White-faced Whistling Duck (Dendrocygna viduata)
White-faced Whistling Duck (Dendrocygna viduata, german: Witwenpfeifgans, french: Dendrocygne veuf) in the zoo. (1131k)
Muscovy Duck (Cairina moschata)
Muscovy Duck (Cairina moschata, german: Moschusente, french: Canard musqué) in the zoo. (1103k)
Greater Scaup (Aythya marila)
Female Greater Scaups (Aythya marila, german: Bergente, french: Fuligule milouinan) in the zoo. (907k)
Red-billed Teal (Anas erythrorhyncha)
Red-billed Teal (Anas erythrorhyncha, german: Rotschnabelente, french: Canard à bec rouge) in the zoo. (794k)
Snow Goose (Anser caerulescens)
Blue morph of Snow Goose (Anser caerulescens, german: Schneegans, french: Oie des neiges), and White-faced Whistling Duck (Dendrocygna viduata, german: Witwenpfeifgans, french: Dendrocygne veuf), front, in the zoo. (922k)
Cape Barren Goose (Cereopsis novaehollandiae)
Cape Barren Goose (Cereopsis novaehollandiae, german: Hühnergans, french: Céréopse cendré) in the zoo. (1005k)
Canada Goose (Branta canadensis)
Canada Geese (Branta canadensis, german: Kanadagans, french: Bernache du Canada) in the zoo. (817k)
Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus)
Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus, german: Singschwan, french: Cygne chanteur) in the zoo. (824k)
African Sacred Ibis (Threskiornis aethiopicus)
African Sacred Ibises (Threskiornis aethiopicus, german: Heiliger Ibis, french: Ibis sacré) in the zoo. (835k)
Puna Ibis (Plegadis ridgwayi)
Puna Ibis (Plegadis ridgwayi, german: Schmalschnabel­sichler, french: Ibis de Ridgway) in the zoo. (789k)
African Sacred Ibis (Threskiornis aethiopicus)
Nesting African Sacred Ibises (Threskiornis aethiopicus, german: Heiliger Ibis, french: Ibis sacré). (831k)
European White Stork (Ciconia ciconia ciconia)
European White Stork (Ciconia ciconia ciconia, german: Weißstorch, french: Cigogne blanche) in the zoo. (868k)
Grey Crowned Crane (Balearica regulorum)
Grey Crowned Cranes (Balearica regulorum, german: Südafrika-Kronenkranich, french: Grue royale) in the zoo. (1107k)
Greater Flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus)
Greater Flamingos (Phoenicopterus roseus, german: Rosaflamingo, french: Flamant rose) in the zoo. (1081k)
Great White Pelican (Pelecanus onocrotalus)
Great White Pelicans (Pelecanus onocrotalus, german: Rosapelikan, french: Pélican blanc) in the zoo. (977k)
Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus)
Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus, german: Wanderfalke, french: Faucon pèlerin) in the falconry. (624k)
Common Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus)
Female Common Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus, german: Turmfalke, french: Faucon crécerelle) in the falconry. (655k)
Eurasian Griffon Vulture (Gyps fulvus)
Eurasian Griffon Vulture (Gyps fulvus, german: Gänsegeier, french: Vautour fauve) in the zoo. (745k)
Bateleur Eagle (Terathopius ecaudatus)
Bateleur Eagle (Terathopius ecaudatus, german: Gaukler, french: Bateleur des savanes) in the zoo. (758k)
Emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae)
Emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae, german: Großer Emu, french: Émeu d'Australie) in the zoo. (1114k)
Common Ostrich (Struthio camelus)
Common Ostrich (Struthio camelus, german: Afrikanischer Strauß, french: Autruche d'Afrique) in the zoo. (966k)

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