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Best photos of the month, October 2015.

Rook | Askar Isabekov | 2

Peregrine Falcon | Askar Isabekov | 2

Common Raven | Aisagali Kadirov | 2

Eurasian Roller | Malik Nukusbekov | 2

Golden Eagle | Anna Yasko | 2

Hybrid Crow | Viktor Kolesnikov | 2

Tufted Duck | Aibar Magazov | 2

Red Crossbill | Aleksandr Klimenko | 2

Golden Eagle | Anna Yasko | 2

Common Sparrowhawk | Askar Isabekov | 1

Whooper Swan | Askar Isabekov | 1

Ring-necked Pheasant | Askar Isabekov | 1

Rook | Askar Isabekov | 1

Rock Bunting | Askar Isabekov | 1

Eversmann's Redstart | Askar Isabekov | 1

Crested Lark | Askar Isabekov | 1

Western Marsh-Harrier | Askar Isabekov | 1

Rook | Askar Isabekov | 1

Blue Whistling Thrush | Askar Isabekov | 1

Steppe Eagle | Gennadiy Dyakin | 1

Dunlin | Gennadiy Dyakin | 1

White-winged Grosbeak | Andrey Vilyayev | 1

Northern Black Grouse | Oleg Belyalov | 1

Little Owl | Oleg Belyalov | 1

Eastern Scops-Owl | Vassiliy Fedorenko | 1

Common Kingfisher | Vassiliy Fedorenko | 1

Blue-capped Redstart | Vassiliy Fedorenko | 1

Asian Short-toed Lark | Vassiliy Fedorenko | 1

Grey Heron | Aisagali Kadirov | 1

Caspian Gull | Aisagali Kadirov | 1

Common Sparrowhawk | Aisagali Kadirov | 1

European Robin | Aisagali Kadirov | 1

Steppe Eagle | Yevgeny Belousov | 1

Hen Harrier | Yevgeny Belousov | 1

Long-legged Buzzard | Yevgeny Belousov | 1

Oriental Turtle Dove | Yevgeny Belousov | 1

Willow Warbler | Yevgeny Belousov | 1

Blue-capped Redstart | Yevgeny Belousov | 1

Altai Black Redstart | Yevgeny Belousov | 1

Hume's Warbler | Yevgeny Belousov | 1

Steppe Eagle | Yevgeny Belousov | 1

Long-legged Buzzard | Malik Nukusbekov | 1

Common Sparrowhawk | Aibar Magazov | 1

Altai Black-throated Accentor | Vladimir Vorobyov | 1

Northern Hazelhen | Aleksandr Klimenko | 1

Red Crossbill | Aleksandr Klimenko | 1

Pallas's Sandgrouse | Alexandr Belyaev | 1

Red-breasted Flycatcher | Anna Yasko | 1

Eurasian Blackbird | Anna Yasko | 1

Tree Sparrow | Anna Yasko | 1

Brambling | Anna Yasko | 1

Hawfinch | Anna Yasko | 1

Peregrine Falcon | Askar Isabekov | 1

Blue Whistling Thrush | Askar Isabekov | 1

European Robin | Aisagali Kadirov | 1

Altai Black Redstart | Malik Nukusbekov | 1

Greylag Goose | Alexandr Belyaev | 1

Short-toed Snake-Eagle | Askar Isabekov | 1

Peregrine Falcon | Askar Isabekov | 1

Steppe Eagle | Gennadiy Dyakin | 1

Black Kite | Yevgeny Belousov | 1

Steppe Eagle | Malik Nukusbekov | 1

Merlin | Yuriy Malkov | 1

Ibisbill | Alexandr Belyaev | 1

Golden Eagle | Anna Yasko | 1

Peregrine Falcon | Askar Isabekov | 1

Steppe Eagle | Askar Isabekov | 1

Azure Tit | Askar Isabekov | 1

Steppe Eagle | Yevgeny Belousov | 1

Short-toed Snake-Eagle | Askar Isabekov | 1

Little Bustard | Yuriy Malkov | 1

Steppe Eagle | Gennadiy Dyakin | 1

rare birds records


Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis)

© Gennadiy Dyakin
2020-01-18
Sorbulak, Almaty region

First record in Sorbulak during recent 10 years. Rarely observed in winter time in Sorbulak. Previously was observed at 2002, October 20 and 27 (1 male in winter plumage), and December 15 (female); at 2003, February 02 (1 female in channel); at 2004, December 12 (4 birds), December 19 (3 birds); at 2005 January 23 (1 bird); at 2010 October 24 (1 bird) (Belyalov, Karpov, 2012).


Spotted Great Rosefinch (Carpodacus rubicilla severtzovi)

© Andrey Kovalenko
2020-01-11
Almaty area, Zailiysky Alatau.

First photo-record of Great Rosefinch in Ile-Alatau ridge. Previously regularly recorded in winter time in Almaty, but population was destroied in end of 90th by poachers. Recent 20 years was not observed in fact. In addition to autumn-winter records Great Rosefinches were recorded in highlands of Ili-Alatau ridge at May 5th, 1965 in altitude 2900 m (Gavrilov,1974); in first half od August, 1973 in altitude 3000 m, male (Gubin, 2002); and at March 23, 1975 in altitude 3300 m, singning male (Kovshar, et all, 1978).


White-winged Tern (Chlidonias leucopterus)

© Fedor Karpov
2019-01-20

Fisrt winter record of White-winged Tern in Kazakhstan.


Arctic Skua (Stercorarius parasiticus)

© Ivan Bevza
2019-11-06

First record of Arctic Skua in South-Eastern Kazakhstan. Generally rare bird in inner part of continent. In Kazakhstan was recorded mostly in large lakes (in Caspian Sea near Atyrau and Mangyshlak, in Tengiz, in Aral Sea, in Telikol lakes, in road to Arnasai lake, in Chelkar lake), and also in Naurzum reserve and Chokpak ringing station.

unidentified birds


2020-01-23

Дмитрий Шевцов: Да, только арчовый.

2020-01-21

Марина Гудимова: Нашла еще кадры. Тут лучше видно птичку.

more unidentified birds...