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Almatinskaja obl.. g. Taldykorgan


2017-04-08| Alexandr Belyaev
duration 6 часов
weather пасмурно
rout лоховое редколесье, пруды-отстойники, р. Каратал, пустынное низкогорье на правом берегу Каратала
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# species number comment

1Black-Necked Grebe (Podiceps nigricollis)6

2Great Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo)30

3Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)1

4Ruddy Shelduck (Tadorna ferruginea)2

5Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)5

6Common Teal (Anas crecca)3

7Gadwall (Anas strepera)

8Eurasian Wigeon (Anas penelope)10

9Northern Pintail (Anas acuta)5

10Garganey (Anas querquedula)

11Northern Shoveler (Anas clypeata)

12Red-crested Pochard (Netta rufina)1

13Common Pochard (Aythya ferina)

14Ferruginous Duck (Aythya nyroca)5

15Tufted Duck (Aythya fuligula)

16Black Kite (Milvus migrans)

17Common Sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus)1

18Common Buzzard (Buteo buteo)1

19Steppe Eagle (Aquila nipalensis)1

20Common Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus)10

21Chukar Partridge (Alectoris chukar)10

22Common Pheasant (Phasianus colchicus)5

23Demoiselle Crane (Anthropoides virgo)68

24Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus)2

25Common Coot (Fulica atra)50

26Little Bustard (Tetrax tetrax)1

27Little Ringed Plover (Charadrius dubius)10

28Northern Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus)20

29Common Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus)2

30Green Sandpiper (Tringa ochropus)3

31Common Redshank (Tringa totanus)15

32Black-headed Gull (Larus ridibundus)100

33Stock Pigeon (Columba oenas)4

34Rock Pigeon (Columba livia)

35Eurasian Collared Dove (Streptopelia decaocto)2

36Hoopoe (Upupa epops)4

37Yellow Wagtail (Motacilla flava)4

38Citrine Wagtail (Motacilla citreola)15

39White Wagtail (Motacilla alba)15

40Masked Wagtail (Motacilla personata)100

41Water Pipit (Anthus spinoletta)5

42Isabelline Shrike (Lanius isabellinus)2

43Turkestan Shrike (Lanius phoenicuroides)5

44Common Mynah (Acridotheres tristis)

45Black-Billed Magpie (Pica pica)

46Eurasian Jackdaw (Corvus monedula)5

47Rook (Corvus frugilegus)

48Carrion Crow (Corvus corone)

49Hooded Crow (Corvus cornix)5

50Cetti's Warbler (Cettia cetti)20

51Common Chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita)15

52Northern Wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe)3

53Pied Wheatear (Oenanthe pleschanka)10

54Isabelline Wheatear (Oenanthe isabellina)3

55Black Redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros)5

56Bluethroat (Luscinia svecica)10

57Black-throated Thrush (Turdus atrogularis)100

58Eurasian Blackbird (Turdus merula)5

59Azure Tit (Parus cyanus)5

60Great Tit (Parus major)

61Eastern Rock Nuthatch (Sitta tephronota)4две пары у гнезд

62House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)

63Tree Sparrow (Passer montanus)

64Common Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs)20

65Grey-headed Goldfinch (Carduelis caniceps)20

66Long-tailed Rosefinch (Uragus sibiricus)1

67Northern Reed Bunting (Emberiza schoeniclus)4

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rare birds records


Shikra (Accipiter badius)

© Andrey Kovalenko
2022-06-22
Atyrau.

The northernmost nesting record in the Caspian region. Prior to this, since 2015, the Shikra has been found nesting in the Mangistau region of Aktau (see the birds.kz gallery), on April 22, 2019, one bird was photographed north of Aktau - in the city of Fort Shevchenko (A. Kydyr, birds.kz ).


White-winged Tern (Chlidonias leucopterus)

© Vladimir Vorobyov
2022-06-03
VKO Katon-Karagay

A new species for the Katon-Karagai National Park. A flock of 12 birds was recorded on May 20, 2022 in the floodplain of the middle reaches of the Bukhtarma in the Taylakova Yama tract, one bird on May 27, 2022 in the valley of the middle reaches of the Kara-Kaba on Lake Shoptykol, on June 3, 2022 in the Karazher tract, June 6 on the lake Yazevoe. Воробьёв В.М. 2022. Встреча белокрылой крачки Chlidonias leucopterus в среднем течении реки Бухтармы на Южном Алтае // Рус. орнитол. журн. 31 (2191): 2376-2379.


Great Snipe (Gallinago media)

© Martin Grienenberger
2022-04-21
Betpak Dala

The first record of the Great Snipe in Kazakhstan, after more than 30 years, confirmed by photography. The last record of this species dates back to 1987, when on May 7 a migrating Great Snipe was caught in the Tentek delta (Khrokov et al. 1993).


Ural Owl (Strix uralensis)

© Yuriy Malkov
2022-06-04
karabalik

The first nesting record in the Kostanay region. It is known that the Ural Owl breeds in the South-Western Altai and Kalba, there is also evidence of nesting in the North Kazakhstan region (Zuban, Kalashnikov 2017) and in the East Kazakhstan region in forests north of Semey (Karpov, Levin 2005). In the Kostanay region, this species was occasionally found only during wintering (A.Yu. Timoshenko, G.Yu. Timoshenko 2021, Yu. Malkov, birds.kz).

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