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2020-03-28 | | Nurlan Ongarbayev

2019-12-02 | | Aktan Muhashov

2019-12-02 | | Aktan Muhashov

2020-02-07 | | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov

2019-12-29 | Almatinskaja obl., g. Taldykorgan | Alexandr Belyaev

2019-08-04 | Karaganda | Ruslan Telegin

2019-12-08 | Almatinskaja obl., g. Taldykorgan | Alexandr Belyaev

2019-09-12 | Karaganda region | Irina Kuryanova

2019-09-14 | Almatinskaja obl. Nac. park Altyn-JEmel', Ajnabulak | Alexandr Belyaev

2019-09-21 | Almatinskaja obl. Nac. park Altyn-JEmel', Ajnabulak | Alexandr Belyaev

2019-10-03 | Almatinskaja obl. Nac. park Altyn-JEmel', Ajnabulak | Alexandr Belyaev

2019-10-06 | Trans-Ili Alatau | Andrew Simon

2019-08-31 | Mangictauskaya oblast', g. Aktau | Marina Gudimova

2019-08-31 | Baiterek district, West-Kazakhstan region | Aldiyar Saparbayev

2019-08-22 | Almatinskaja obl., g. Taldykorgan | Alexandr Belyaev

2019-08-18 | | Alexandr Katuncev

2019-08-18 | Almatinskaja obl., g. Taldykorgan | Alexandr Belyaev

2019-07-24 | Akbakai. | Valeriy Gryunberg

2019-08-09 | Mangistau | Maksut Nurkabayev

2019-07-19 | | Timur Khumar

2019-07-08 | Almatinskaja obl. g. Taldykorgan | Alexandr Belyaev

2019-06-30 | Mangistau | Maksut Nurkabayev

2019-05-28 | East-Kazakhstan region, Glubokoe village | Irina Sedykh

2019-06-29 | Karaganda, Novogorodskaya str. | Ruslan Telegin

2019-06-28 | Mangictauskaya oblast', g. Aktau | Marina Gudimova

2019-06-30 | Nurly, Enbekshikazakh District, Almaty Region | Vladimir Muravskiy

2019-06-23 | | Alexandr Katuncev

2019-05-10 | East Kazakhstan region, Sarybel | Gleb Bolbotov

2019-05-28 | Almatinskaja obl.,Nac. park Altyn-JEmel', p. Nurum | Alexandr Belyaev

2019-05-25 | | Ilya Sukhov

2019-05-19 | | Ilya Sukhov

2019-05-28 | | Nurlan Ongarbayev

2019-06-01 | Nur-Sultan (Astana). | Andrey Kovalenko

2019-05-09 | Akshi, Alakol district, Almaty region | Andrey Bazdyrev

2019-05-25 | Ertai. Zhambyl oblast. | Malik Nukusbekov

2019-04-22 | | Zhaskairat Nurmukhambetov

2019-05-12 | | Alexandr Katuncev

2019-05-08 | Trassa Aktau-Fort Shevchenko, 43 kilometr, Munailinsky raion, Mangictauskaya oblast' | Marina Gudimova

2019-05-01 | Almatinskaja obl., g. Taldykorgan | Alexandr Belyaev

2019-05-02 | Mangictauskaya oblast, ozerо Karakol | Marina Gudimova

2019-04-21 | | Alexandr Katuncev

2019-04-23 | Kazakhstan | Serg Silan

2019-04-20 | Atyrau | Bassel Abi Jummaa

2019-04-13 | Atyrauskaya oblast', trassa Atyrau - Astrakhan' | Marina Gudimova

2019-04-16 | Mangistau | Maksut Nurkabayev

2019-04-16 | Mangistau | Maksut Nurkabayev

2019-04-16 | Mangistau | Maksut Nurkabayev

2019-04-07 | Zhangizkuduk | Alyona Koshkina

2018-06-08 | Northern Ustyurt chink | Alexander Yakovlev

2019-03-10 | Kazakhstan | Serg Silan

2019-03-10 | Mangictauskaya oblast, g. Aktau | Marina Gudimova

2019-03-09 | S.-E. Kazakhstan, near Almaty | Vladimir Kazenas

2019-03-10 | S.-E. Kazakhstan, near Almaty | Vladimir Kazenas

2019-03-08 | | Nurlan Ongarbayev

2019-02-16 | Pushkin/Makataev, Almaty city | Vladimir Muravskiy

2018-04-29 | Mangistau | Maksut Nurkabayev

2016-05-27 | Kazakhstan, South Kazakhstan Region, Shoshkakol Lake | Pavel Parkhaev

2018-11-13 | | Nurlan Ongarbayev

2012-04-25 | Bayanaul | Sergey Reznichenko

2018-11-18 | Almatinskaja obl.,Sorbulakskaja sistema ozer | Alexandr Belyaev

2018-06-10 | На фотографиях одно гнездо.Высота 1500.Последняя фотография снята 30 июня. | Aleksandr Klimenko

2018-11-08 | Eastern Kazakhstan | Natali Kim

2018-10-20 | Eastern Kazakhstan | Natali Kim

2018-10-24 | | Boris Gubin

2018-11-05 | Eastern Kazakhstan | Natali Kim

2018-10-23 | Eastern Kazakhstan | Natali Kim

2013-08-01 | Atyrau oblast. | Fedor Sarayev

2018-09-22 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2018-08-11 | Almatinskaja obl.,g.Taldykorgan | Alexandr Belyaev

2018-08-11 | Almatinskaja obl.,g.Taldykorgan | Alexandr Belyaev

2018-06-04 | | Anna Golubeva

2016-08-01 | Mangistau | Maksut Nurkabayev

2018-08-19 | Zhylandy cape, Mangystau | Anna Yasko

2018-07-22 | Turkistan state,Syrdarya river | Nurlan Tolybayev

2018-07-26 | VKO Katon-Karagay | Vladimir Vorobyov

2015-04-30 | Turkistan state, Kentau, Koskorgan reservoir | Nurlan Tolybayev

2018-06-29 | Dzhungarskij Alatau, Almalysu | Alexandr Belyaev

2018-06-15 | | Boris Gubin

2018-05-31 | Almatinskaja obl., Kokpekskoe ushhel'e | Alexandr Belyaev

2018-05-24 | Ertai. Zhambyl oblast. | Malik Nukusbekov

2018-05-24 | VKO Katon-Karagay | Vladimir Vorobyov

2018-05-08 | Fakel, Mangistau region | Gennadiy Dyakin

2017-10-06 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2017-05-27 | | Vladislav Blokhin

2017-06-25 | Ertai. Zhambyl oblast. | Malik Nukusbekov

2017-06-20 | | Alexandr Katuncev

2017-02-13 | | Sergei Shmygalev

2017-01-15 | Shymkent, Yuzhno Kazakhstanskaya obl. | Andrey Vilyayev

2015-05-22 | | Sergei Shmygalev

2015-06-27 | | Aleksandr Klimenko

2014-07-19 | | Svetlana Aleinikova

2014-08-02 | Almatinskaja obl. JUzhnoe Pribalhash'e s. Karaoj | Alexandr Belyaev

2013-06-19 | | Aleksandr Klimenko

2014-03-01 | Almaty area. Sorbulak. | Andrey Kovalenko


rare birds records


White-winged Grosbeak (Mycerobas carnipes)

© Vladimir Vorobyov
2020-02-01
VKO Katon-Karagay

Rare record of White-winged Grosbeak in Altai. Previously observed at February 7 1978 and November 29 1981 (Berezovikov et al, 1992; Berezovikov, 1989). Sergei Starikov recognizes White-winged Grosbeak as resident of upper Bukhtarma river, in altitude 2200 m he observed territorial behavior of couple (Starikov, 2006).


Blue-capped Redstart (Phoenicurus caeruleocephalus)

© Andrey Kovalenko
2020-02-10
Almaty.

First winter record of Blue-capped Redstart in Kazakhstan. Normally it appears in mid-March, Closest spring record in birds.kz was at March 2nd (20 days gap).


Great Rosefinch (Carpodacus rubicilla)

© Malik Nukusbekov
2020-01-18
Ertai. Zhambyl oblast.

First photo record in Kyrgyz Alatau. First Great Rosefinch in upper of Merke gorge was recorded by Fedor Karpov at November 24, 1985 (adult male in juniper belt, KOB-2007, p. 268); in same gorge in altitude about 2400 m at June 03, 2003 one male was recorded in juniper bush by S.Annenkova and V.Ashby (KOB-2003, p.91).


White-winged Scoter (Melanitta deglandi)

© Askar Isabekov
2020-01-18
Sorbulak lake system. Almaty oblast.

First record in Sorbulak, and generally in southern part of Kazakhstan. First winter record.


Dark-bellied Brent Goose (Branta bernicla)

© Alexey Timoshenko
2019-10-30
Mamyrkol lake

First photorecord in Kazakhstan. Before this record singles and small flocks observed in Northern Kazakhstan (Drobovzev, Vilkov, 1997; Erokhov, 1999), in Naurzum Reserve (Bragin, Bragina, 2002), Selety lake, Kurgaldzhino lakes (21 October 1993; Andrusenko, 2002; Koshkin, 2003), in Zaysan depression, Sasykkol' lake (12 birds 15 October, 1994; Berezovikov, 1999b) and on Sorbulak lake close to Almaty (Erokhov, 1997). Regular recorded in autumn migration in lakes of Pavlodar area, in small flocks of up to 30 in 1970s, and only 2-3 birds in 1990s (Solomatin, 1999b).

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recent video

2020-03-28. European Golden Oriole (Konstantin Andrussenko).

2020-03-27. Eurasian Dipper (Konstantin Andrussenko).

2020-03-22. Steppe Eagle (Aldiyar Saparbayev).

2020-02-27. Common Redpoll (Andrei Kuryashkin).

2020-02-23. Northern Bullfinch (Andrei Kuryashkin).

2020-02-18. Long-tailed Rosefinch (Andrei Kuryashkin).

2020-02-14. Common Redpoll (Andrei Kuryashkin).

2020-01-22. Great White Egret (Viktoriya Zvyaginceva).

2020-01-20. Himalayan Snowcock (Pavel Petrovskiy), Northern Lapwing (Pavel Petrovskiy).

2020-01-04. Guldenstadt's Redstart (Viktoriya Zvyaginceva).

2019-12-29. Grey-Headed Woodpecker (Natali Kim).

2019-12-17. Crested Lark (Aldiyar Saparbayev).

2019-11-30. Bohemian Waxwing (Viktoriya Zvyaginceva).

2019-11-23. White-tailed Sea-Eagle (Natali Kim).

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