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Karakol. Aktau. Mangistau.


2017-10-04| Askar Isabekov
duration 40 минут
weather солнце
rout вокруг Караколя
equipment
notes с Александром Беляевым и Анар Исабековой


# species number comment

1Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea)10

2Greater Flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus)30

3Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)300

4Tufted Duck (Aythya fuligula)30

5Pallid Harrier (Circus macrourus)2

6Western Marsh-Harrier (Circus aeruginosus)3

7Long-legged Buzzard (Buteo rufinus)4

8Common Kestrel (Falco tinnunculus)2

9Chukar Partridge (Alectoris chukar)20

10Common Coot (Fulica atra)2000

11Blue-cheeked Bee-eater (Merops persicus)4

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rare birds records


Desert Lark (Ammomanes deserti)

© Mark Pestov
2018-05-01
Mangistau province, Karakiyanskiy District, Kaplankyr Chink

First record on the territory of Kazakhstan.


Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybrida)

© Qanatbek Kenzhegulov
2022-12-10

The first winter record of Whiskered Tern in Kazakhstan.


Marsh Sandpiper (Tringa stagnatilis)

© Qanatbek Kenzhegulov
2022-12-10

The first winter record of the Marsh Sandpiper in Kazakhstan.


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).

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