Marcel Gil Velasco, Martí Franch, Marc Illa and I visited Oman 16–30 November, travelling around the whole country (starting in the north, before heading to Barr Al Hickman, along the southeast coast, around Dhofar, and back up through the centre of the country). Highlights included Pallid Scops Owl, Omani Owl, Persian Shearwater, Jouanine’s Petrel, Long-toed Stint, Baillon’s Crake, Malachite Kingfisher, Cotton Pigmy-goose, Variable Wheatear, Egyptian Nightjar, Small Pratincole, and a host of regional endemics. A full report of our trip can be found online here: