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Almaty. Medeo.

2010-12-19 | Askar Isabekov

Near skating-rink in the forest I saw all of our Tits - Great Tit, Azure Tit, Songar Tit and Coal Tit. [...... read more ]


rare birds records


Altai Snowcock (Tetraogallus altaicus)

© Vladimir Vorobyov
2018-05-29
VKO Katon-Karagay

The first nest of Altai Snowcock found in Kazakhstan. Previously only several broods were recorded.


Glossy Ibis (Plegadis falcinellus)

© Alexandr Katuncev
2018-05-06

New species for Sorbulak system.


Black-headed Bunting (Emberiza melanocephala)

© Gennadiy Dyakin
2018-05-09
Aktau, Mangistau region

Rare record for Mangyshlak peninsula. Previously the following records are known: June 1-2 1888 in area of Sherkala mountain and Akmysh well, May 06, 1947 in vicinity of Fort-Shevchenko, May 07, 1964 in Danga, May 17, 2009 near Kaundy depression, and May 09, 2017 in the square of Aktau city.


Finsch's Wheatear (Oenanthe finschii)

© Malik Nukusbekov
2018-05-25
Ertai. Zhambyl oblast.

The new species for Moinkum desert. The known breeding range of Finsch's Wheatear in Kazakhstan covers Mangyshlak, Ustyurt and Kyzylkum desert. The records in area eastward of Syrdaria river were not known. In May of 2017, Sergey Domashevski recorded adults and huveniles in Togyzkentau, NW of Moinkum desert. This record indicate to expantion of breeding range in eastern direction.

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Big Year 2018

supported by

1. Isabekov Askar (256)
2. Belyaev Alexandr (251)
3. Gubin Boris (226)
4. Dyakin Gennadiy (211)
5. Yasko Anna (168)
6. Katuncev Alexandr (137)
7. Vorobyov Vladimir (137)
8. Malkov Yuriy (130)
9. Nukusbekov Malik (128)
10. Andrussenko Konstantin (122)

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unidentified birds


2018-06-17

Анна Ясько: Так что вполне может быть хохотуньей.

2018-06-17

Сергей Л. Волков: Птица крупноголовая, что характерно для орла-карлика.

2018-06-17

Александр Беляев: Спасибо всем за обсуждение. Согласен с вариантом дерябы. Модераторов прошу удалить фотографию,полезной нагрузки она не несет, тем более с
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2018-06-16

Николай Балацкий: Похоже, что молодая обыкновенная каменка.

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