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Best photos of the month, February 2017.

White-browed Tit-Warbler | Alexandr Balykin | 4

Black-throated Thrush | Askar Isabekov | 4

White-browed Tit-Warbler | Askar Isabekov | 3

Long-eared Owl | Malik Nukusbekov | 3

Bohemian Waxwing | Askar Isabekov | 3

White-browed Tit-Warbler | Askar Isabekov | 2

Bewick's Swan | Boris Gubin | 2

Willow Ptarmigan | Vladimir Vorobyov | 2

Red-crested Pochard | Alexandr Belyaev | 2

Eurasian Wigeon | Anna Yasko | 2

Northern Reed Bunting | Anna Yasko | 2

Siberian Black-backed Gull | Anna Yasko | 2

Bohemian Waxwing | Viktor Kalyuzhnov | 2

Grey Partridge | Ainur Iskakova | 2

White-winged Grosbeak | Askar Isabekov | 2

Great White Egret | Malik Nukusbekov | 2

Red-crested Pochard | Alexandr Belyaev | 2

White-winged Grosbeak | Askar Isabekov | 2

Eurasian Nuthatch | Natali Kim | 2

rare birds records


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 ).


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.

unidentified birds


2022-11-26

Анна Ясько: Все же теньковка, на мой взгляд. У Ларса Свенссона (Handbook of Western Palearctic Birds) в описании теньковки есть упоминание, что некоторые птицы, особенно [....]

2022-11-23

Нурлан Онгарбаев: Если других версий нет, переношу в Садовую.

more unidentified birds...