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Pallas's Sea-Eagle

Haliaeetus leucoryphus (Pallas, 1771)

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Karashengil, Middle current of Ile river, Almaty oblast
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Before now recorded on Mangyshlak, in Syrdarya valley at Karauzyak station, on Ile river at Kapchagay and Dzharkent, and on Markakol lake. Recent decades the several records of Pallas's Sea-Eagles belong to Volga-Ural-Emba area (two birds were observed in forest near Urda in the end of June 1990); to Aral Sea 28 July 2003; Turgay river; area of Topar lakes (at 1 June 2003, adult bird); Kurgaldzhino Reserve; Irtysh at Pavlodarskoe 1 June 1994; Chernyy Irtysh river; Chu and Ile (Kapchagai) valleys; Zaisan and Alakol depressions; and Sorbulak lake. In lower reaches of Ile river opposite the Malay Sary ridge at one point two adults were observed 9 May 1985, one adult at 18 June 1985 and 2 May 1986.


Very rare vagrant. Occurs in riparian forests and on the big lakes with reed-beds and single trees. In spring appears in the end of February – early March. The autumn movements were noticed in September – October, latest birds were recorded in November – early December.


Gavrilov E. I., Gavrilov A. E. "The Birds of Kazakhstan". Almaty, 2005. Э.И.Гаврилов. "Фауна и распространение птиц Казахстана". Алматы, 1999. В.К.Рябицев. "Птицы Урала, Приуралья и Западной Сибири". Екатеринбург. Изд-во Уральского университета, 2000.


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