Qatar Natural History Group

People, Nature, Culture

March Ramble: Falconry in Qatar

Friday March 6th, 2019

Our March Ramble is amazing follow-on from this month's talk on falconry. Zayed Ahl Ali will give us a guided tour of the Falcon Souq (in Souq Waqif) sharing his knowledge of falconry in Qatar, past and present.


Gathering Place and Time

Date & Time: March, 6th  Time: 4pm, 

Duration:  2 hour 

Gathering/Meeting Place: TBA

Trip Leaders: Mr Zayed Al-Ali

Trip Coordinator

Rebecca Sutherland +974 3003 8871, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

How to Register?

This trip is for QNHG Members only and registration is required. Please sign up during our regular meeting on Wednesday 6th March from 6.30 to 6.55pm.


Trip Leader Bio

Mr. Zayed Al-Ali was born in Qatar in 1956, to a traditional, nomadic family, which instilled in him the importance of education.
He obtained his degree in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Portland, Oregon in the USA, and in Qatar he has worked for Qatar Petroleum, Qatar Gas and Ras Gas.

Mr. Al-Ali is a passionate falconer, currently the Secretary of the Algannas Falconry Society, and he is heavily involved in all aspects of falconry happenings in Qatar and abroad. Furthermore, Mr. Al-Ali is an environmental steward, participating and volunteering in conservation efforts led by the Ministry of the Municipality and Environment and other organizations.

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