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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


Pygmy Cormorant (Phalacrocorax pygmaeus)

© Askar Isabekov
2018-02-11
Sorbulak lake system. Almaty oblast.

First winter record in Sorbulak lakes. Only spring records are known before this one: May 30, 1995 (Erokhov, 2002), April 11, 1999 (Grachev, 2002), and April 23, 2017 (Dyakin, www.birds.kz). In winter time Pygmy Cormorant is not rare in Chardara reservoir (Erokhov et al, 2006; Kovalenko, Kravchenko, 2007; Kovalenko, Karpov, 2008); recent years was observed in Taraz (Kolbintsev, 2009; M.Nukusbekov, www.birds.kz; A.Balykin, www.birds.kz), in foothill part of Chu river valley (Belyalov, Karpov, 2009), one specimen was photographed at December 23, 2017 in Taldykurgan vicinity (A.Belyaev, www.birds.kz).


Black Kite (Milvus migrans)

© Malik Nukusbekov
2018-02-17
Ertai. Zhambyl oblast.

Rare observation of Black Kite in Kazakhstan in winter time. Previously in winter time recorded in Almaty oblast (Karpov, Belyalov, 2009; Berezovikov, 2014; S.Shmygalev, www.birds.kz); in Mangyshlak (Yasko, 2017); and in Chardara (A.Kovalenko, www.birds.kz).

Березовиков Н.Н. 2014. Зимняя встреча черноухого коршуна Milvus migrans lineatus в городе Алматы // Рус. орнитол. журн. 23 (1082): 3957.
Карпов Ф.Ф., Белялов О.В. 2009. О зимней встрече чёрного коршуна в Алматинской области // Selevinia: 234.
Ясько А.О. 2017. Орнитологические наблюдения в городе Актау // Рус. орнитол. журн. 26 (1399): 382-394.


Red Crossbill (Loxia curvirostra)

© Sergey Ukhov
2018-01-22
Bautino, Mangystau

First record in Mangyshlak peninsula.


Black Redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros)

© Malik Nukusbekov
2018-01-28
Ertai. Zhambyl oblast.

The second winter record of Black Redstart in S and SE Kazakhstan. Before this record one male was observed in 7th of February, 1998 in Zhabagly village (Чаликова, 2008).

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