Extremely rare vagrant. A northern bird far from its usual wintering area. It has only been recorded once in the country, at Kuwait Bay in mid January 1997.
Where in Kuwait
Only 1 coastal record from Kuwait as long ago as 1997.
In the world
Most populations are stable and increasing in Europe where it is gregarious, even in breeding season.
Shooting is a threat for Geese and Ducks during passage migration.