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Little Sorbulak. Almaty oblast.


2017-06-27| Askar Isabekov
duration 5 часов
weather облачно - пасмурно - дождь
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# species number comment

1Black-Necked Grebe (Podiceps nigricollis)10

2Great Crested Grebe (Podiceps cristatus)8

3Dalmatian Pelican (Pelecanus crispus)92+4+3

4Great Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo)5

5Little Bittern (Ixobrychus minutus)1

6Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax)2

7Great White Egret (Egretta alba)3

8Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea)4

9Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus)2

10Ruddy Shelduck (Tadorna ferruginea)200

11Common Shelduck (Tadorna tadorna)7

12Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)200

13Common Teal (Anas crecca)20

14Gadwall (Anas strepera)30

15Eurasian Wigeon (Anas penelope)5

16Northern Pintail (Anas acuta)15

17Garganey (Anas querquedula)80

18Northern Shoveler (Anas clypeata)30

19Red-crested Pochard (Netta rufina)60

20Common Pochard (Aythya ferina)2

21Ferruginous Duck (Aythya nyroca)4

22White-headed Duck (Oxyura leucocephala)2

23Black Kite (Milvus migrans)60

24White-tailed Sea-Eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla)3

25Common Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus)3

26Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus)1

27Common Coot (Fulica atra)3

28Northern Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus)15

29Black-winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus)25

30Common Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus)2

31Green Sandpiper (Tringa ochropus)15

32Wood Sandpiper (Tringa glareola)5

33Common Redshank (Tringa totanus)30

34Common Sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos)1

35Ruff (Philomachus pugnax)1

36Black-headed Gull (Larus ridibundus)30

37Caspian Gull (Larus cachinnans)80

38Black Tern (Chlidonias nigra)1

39Gull-billed Tern (Gelochelidon nilotica)25

40Common Tern (Sterna hirundo)3

41Rock Pigeon (Columba livia)50

42Eurasian Collared Dove (Streptopelia decaocto)20Чапаев

43Eurasian Roller (Coracias garrulus)10

44Hoopoe (Upupa epops)2

45Barn Swallow (Hirundo rustica)2

46Masked Wagtail (Motacilla personata)3

47Long-tailed Shrike (Lanius schach)1Чапаев

48Lesser Grey Shrike (Lanius minor)4Чапаев

49Rosy Starling (Sturnus roseus)80

50Black-Billed Magpie (Pica pica)3

51Rook (Corvus frugilegus)500

52Carrion Crow (Corvus corone)5

53Isabelline Wheatear (Oenanthe isabellina)1

54Tree Sparrow (Passer montanus)5

55Red-headed Bunting (Emberiza bruniceps)1

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rare birds records


Long-billed Dowitcher (Limnodromus scolopaceus)

© Askar Isabekov
2018-10-07
Sorbulak lake system. Almaty oblast.

Second photo record of Long-billed Dowitcher in Kazakhstan. The first one was recorded in Sorbulak lakes too at September 7th, 2014 (Fedorenko, Isabekov, Dyakin, 2014). Group of birdwatchers with Peter Kennely also watched this bird in Sholak lake near Kurgaldzhino village at May 15, 2005, but unfortunately no evidence of this record was provided.
Орнитологический вестник Казахстана и Средней Азии, вып. 3, Алматы, 2014: 211-212


Little Bunting (Emberiza pusilla)

© Steve Klasan
2018-09-09
Korgalzhyn

The second record for Tengiz-Korgalzhyn area. Before this record one bird was observed at December 12, 1969 in floodland of Nura river.
Кошкин А.В. 2017. Орнитофауна Тениз-Коргалжынского региона (Центральный Казахстан) // Рус. орнитол. журн. 26 (1415): 909-956.


Amur (White) Wagtail (Motacilla (alba) leucopsis)

© Sveta Ashby
2018-05-21
Kanshengel

Fist record of Amur Wagtail (Motacilla alba leucopsis) in Kazakhstan. Most of systematics treat this taxon as subspecies of White Wagtail (Mac Kinnon&Phillips, 2000; Степанян, 2003; Roberts, 2006; Brazil, 2014; Clements, 2016; HBW, 2016) but include it to special group of eastern races. Breeding range of this bird contains Far East Russia, Korea peninsula, SW Japan, central and eastern China. Winters in Southern Asia eastward to Northern India. Records of vagrant birds known in Vitim Reserve (Russia, Northern Trans-Baikal area) at April 29, 2014 (S.L.Volkov, www.sibrids.ru) and in Eastern Mongolia (Gombobaatar & Monks, 2011). From November 27 to December 2 of 2015 one male was observed in Finland (Kujala, Päijät-Häme), it's third record in Western Palearctic.


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.

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