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found 19 new species for Kazakhstan


Can Fikret

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total species: 1
total photos: 7
total videos: 0
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1. White Stork (2014-08-01)

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2014-09-26. White Stork.

recent comments

2014-09-26. to photo # 03790000102 (White Stork)

Fikret Can: I'm collecting information about storks.Europe, Africa, Russia, Georgia, Armenia, Turkey, living in countries such as storks as there are rich in resources.Azerbaijan, Iran, Iraq, Syria, living in countries such as storks as not enough resources.In particular, [....]

2014-09-26. to photo # 03790000101 (White Stork)

Fikret Can: I live in İstanbul.Eastern Migration route has the most intense point in observation and I'm doing the count Leylekel.Faculty of veterinary medicine of storks injured within the network of electric treatment here.''İstanbul'da yaşıyorum.Doğu Göç [....]

rare birds records

White-winged Grosbeak (Mycerobas carnipes)

© Vladimir Vorobyov
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

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
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
Sorbulak lake system. Almaty oblast.

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

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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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unidentified birds


Андрей Коваленко: Возможно, сизая последняя...


Канатбек Кенжегулов: Спасибо Олег


Актан Мухашов: Ассалаумгалейкум, Рахмет!


Актан Мухашов: Колдын койы.


Аскар Исабеков: извините, Александр, за шутку. Чернозобые дрозды весьма вариабельны в окраске, кроме того, мы их видим только зимой, когда большинство птиц [....]

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