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Almatinskaja obl.,g. Taldykorgan


2017-04-19| Alexandr Belyaev
duration 2 часа, с 17.00 до 19.00
weather ясно
rout Р. Каратал, пустошь. клеверное поле, пруды-отстойники
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# species number comment

1Black-Necked Grebe (Podiceps nigricollis)3

2Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea)3

3Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)4

4Gadwall (Anas strepera)30

5Eurasian Wigeon (Anas penelope)2

6Garganey (Anas querquedula)150

7Northern Shoveler (Anas clypeata)6

8Red-crested Pochard (Netta rufina)6

9Common Pochard (Aythya ferina)4

10Tufted Duck (Aythya fuligula)5

11Common Sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus)2

12Upland Buzzard (Buteo hemilasius)1

13Lesser Kestrel (Falco naumanni)10

14Common Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus)20

15Common Pheasant (Phasianus colchicus)10

16Common Moorhen (Gallinula chloropus)4

17Common Coot (Fulica atra)30

18Little Ringed Plover (Charadrius dubius)6

19Northern Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus)5

20Black-winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus)4

21Common Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus)2

22Green Sandpiper (Tringa ochropus)60на 300м берега не менее 50 + одиночки и пары

23Common Redshank (Tringa totanus)2

24Common Sandpiper (Actitis hypoleucos)4

25Black-headed Gull (Larus ridibundus)50

26Wood Pigeon (Columba palumbus)2

27Rock Pigeon (Columba livia)

28Eurasian Collared Dove (Streptopelia decaocto)2

29Hoopoe (Upupa epops)2

30Yellow Wagtail (Motacilla flava)1

31Citrine Wagtail (Motacilla citreola)5

32Grey Wagtail (Motacilla cinerea)5

33Masked Wagtail (Motacilla personata)20

34Water Pipit (Anthus spinoletta)1

35Isabelline Shrike (Lanius isabellinus)1

36Turkestan Shrike (Lanius phoenicuroides)4

37Great Grey Shrike (Lanius excubitor)1

38Black-Billed Magpie (Pica pica)

39Carrion Crow (Corvus corone)

40Cetti's Warbler (Cettia cetti)5

41Common Chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita)20

42Common Stonechat (Saxicola torquata)10

43Bluethroat (Luscinia svecica)4

44Black-throated Thrush (Turdus atrogularis)30

45Eurasian Blackbird (Turdus merula)2

46Azure Tit (Parus cyanus)2

47Great Tit (Parus major)10

48House Sparrow (Passer domesticus)

49Tree Sparrow (Passer montanus)

50Common Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs)5

51Brambling (Fringilla montifringilla)2

52European Greenfinch (Carduelis chloris)10

53Grey-headed Goldfinch (Carduelis caniceps)5

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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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