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Kenderli bay. Mangistau.


2017-10-03| Askar Isabekov
duration
weather солнечно
rout
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notes включая дорогу от спуска до начала косы и берег моря


# species number comment

1Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)8

2Pallid Harrier (Circus macrourus)2

3Common Sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus)1

4Long-legged Buzzard (Buteo rufinus)2

5Steppe Eagle (Aquila nipalensis)2

6Saker Falcon (Falco cherrug)1

7Chukar Partridge (Alectoris chukar)15

8Common Redshank (Tringa totanus)1

9Ruff (Philomachus pugnax)1

10Black-headed Gull (Larus ridibundus)2

11Caspian Gull (Larus cachinnans)3

12Black-Bellied Sandgrouse (Pterocles orientalis)1

13European Nightjar (Caprimulgus europaeus)2

14Crested Lark (Galerida cristata)

15Greater Short-toed Lark (Calandrella brachydactyla)

16Bimaculated Lark (Melanocorypha bimaculata)

17White Wagtail (Motacilla alba)1

18Steppe Grey Shrike (Lanius pallidirostris)1

19Northern Wheatear (Oenanthe oenanthe)2

20Desert Wheatear (Oenanthe deserti)2

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rare birds records


Solitary Snipe (Gallinago solitaria)

© Qanatbek Kenzhegulov
2022-11-27

A rare wintering species in the western part of Kazakhstan. In the Mangistau region, it has been recorded three times before. At the Tushchibek spring A.P. Moiseev caught a female on February 6, 1967 (Karpov, Kovshar, 2011), one bird was encountered on a stream near the Khangababa mosque on November 13, 2007 (Belyalov, 2008), at the non-freezing stream in the Tamshaly tract - one bird on February 2, 2014 (Belyalov, 2014).


Red-flanked Bluetail (Tarsiger cyanurus)

© Natalia Melnikova
2022-10-20
Shetpe

The second record of the Red-flanked Bluetail in the west of Kazakhstan, the first for the Mangistau region. Before that, it was noted by Andrey Kovalenko on October 12, 2017 on the artificial island of Kairan in the northeastern Caspian (see birds.kz gallery).


Red-breasted Goose (Branta ruficollis)

© Viktor Kolesnikov
2022-10-05
VKO

Rare entry into East Kazakhstan region from main flyways.


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 ).

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