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Best photos of the month, January 2020.

Red-breasted Rosefinch | Andrey Kovalenko | 29

Spotted Great Rosefinch | Andrey Kovalenko | 28

Black Lark | Andrey Kovalenko | 25

Guldenstadt's Redstart | Andrey Kovalenko | 24

Alpine Accentor | Oleg Belyalov | 24

Dalmatian Pelican | Askar Isabekov | 22

Eastern Buzzard | Askar Isabekov | 21

Baikal Bullfinch | Andrey Kovalenko | 21

Lammergeier | Oleg Belyalov | 21

Red-mantled Rosefinch | Viktoriya Zvyaginceva | 21

Streaked Scrub Warbler | Askar Isabekov | 20

Water Pipit | Oleg Belyalov | 20

Eurasian Dipper | Natali Kim | 20

Wallcreeper | Alexandr Belyaev | 20

Common Redpoll | Andrei Kuryashkin | 20

Ring-necked Pheasant | Oleg Belyalov | 19

Northern Bullfinch | Natali Kim | 19

Ural Owl | Natali Kim | 19

Eurasian Eagle-Owl | Sergei Shmygalev | 19

Pine Grosbeak | Marina Merz | 19

Water Rail | Askar Isabekov | 18

Meadow Pipit | Oleg Belyalov | 18

White-tailed Sea-Eagle | Natali Kim | 18

Grey Partridge | Askar Isabekov | 18

Grey Partridge | Askar Isabekov | 17

Wallcreeper | Askar Isabekov | 17

Northern Bullfinch | Natali Kim | 17

Eurasian Siskin | Askar Isabekov | 16

Cinereous Vulture | Oleg Belyalov | 16

Common Kestrel | Oleg Belyalov | 16

Northern Bullfinch | Natali Kim | 16

Common Redpoll | Natali Kim | 16

Pine Grosbeak | Natali Kim | 16

Pallas's Rosefinch | Marina Merz | 16

Goldcrest | Andrey Shatalov | 16

Common Chaffinch | Askar Isabekov | 15

Long-tailed Rosefinch | Natali Kim | 15

Azure Tit | Alexandr Katuncev | 15

Chukar Partridge | Sergei Shmygalev | 15

Hawfinch | Marina Gudimova | 15

Bohemian Waxwing | Askar Isabekov | 14

Azure Tit | Askar Isabekov | 14

Red-fronted Serin | Askar Isabekov | 14

Hen Harrier | Askar Isabekov | 14

Baikal Bullfinch | Viktor Kolesnikov | 14

Northern Bullfinch | Natali Kim | 14

Bohemian Waxwing | Natali Kim | 14

Redwing | Natali Kim | 14

White-browed Tit-Warbler | Alexandr Katuncev | 14

Red-fronted Serin | Alexandr Belyaev | 14

Lapland Longspur | Ivan Bevza | 14

Common Pheasant | Ihsan Eroglu | 14

Brown Dipper | Askar Isabekov | 14

Long-eared Owl | Askar Isabekov | 13

Smew | Askar Isabekov | 13

Whooper Swan | Askar Isabekov | 13

Turkestan Tit | Askar Isabekov | 13

White-winged Snowfinch | Askar Isabekov | 13

Spotted Great Rosefinch | Askar Isabekov | 13

Red-fronted Serin | Askar Isabekov | 13

Himalayan Golden Eagle | Oleg Belyalov | 13

Bohemian Waxwing | Viktor Kolesnikov | 13

Common Redpoll | Natali Kim | 13

Bohemian Waxwing | Natali Kim | 13

Eurasian Goldfinch | Natali Kim | 13

Long-tailed Rosefinch | Natali Kim | 13

Baikal Bullfinch | Natali Kim | 13

Northern Bullfinch | Andrei Kuryashkin | 13

Eurasian Blackbird | Viktoriya Zvyaginceva | 13

Redwing | Marina Merz | 13

White-browed Tit-Warbler | Alexandr Katuncev | 13

White-tailed Sea-Eagle | Askar Isabekov | 12

Solitary Snipe | Askar Isabekov | 12

Northern Bullfinch | Natali Kim | 12

Northern Bullfinch | Natali Kim | 12

Eurasian Blackbird | Natali Kim | 12

Little Owl | Sergei Shmygalev | 12

Saxaul Sparrow | Sergei Shmygalev | 12

Redwing | Yuriy Malkov | 12

Northern Wren | Alexandr Belyaev | 12

Ibisbill | Alexandr Belyaev | 12

Pallas's Rosefinch | Konstantin Andrussenko | 12

Common Chaffinch | Nurlyhan Ismailov | 12

Ural Owl | Natali Kim | 12

rare birds records


Pallas's Sea-Eagle (Haliaeetus leucoryphus)

© Sean Minns
2020-07-13
Prorva area, Atyrau Oblast

Pallas's Sea-Eagle is rare summer visitor in Kazakhstan. Mostly recorded in eastern part of country. In western Kazakhstan in former times it was recorded in Mangyshlak, relatevely recent record is only observation of two birds in Urda forest in the end of June, 1990. So this record is first for western part of Kazakhstan in recent 30 years.


Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus)

© Natali Kim
2020-07-13
Eastern Kazakhstan

First record of breeding Peregrine Falcon in high-rise building in large city. Before 1950-60-s Peregrine Falcon was regular breeding bird in cities of Europe, but desapeared after using pesticides by human. In XXI centure Peregrine Falcon became to appeare in large cities, there are articles about nesting in Irkutsk, Ufa, Moscow. But in Kazakhstan this is first record ever.


Egyptian Nightjar (Caprimulgus aegyptius)

© Svetlana Baskakova
2020-06-23

First photorecord in birds.kz


White's Thrush (Zoothera dauma)

© Alexey Timoshenko
2020-06-03
Uly-Zhylanshyk riv., Kostanay reg.

Second record of White's Thrush in Kustanai oblast. At September 03, 1938 one bird was observed in Naurzum reserve.

unidentified birds


2020-08-03

Андрей Коваленко: Думаю, что шахин все же.

2020-08-02

Анна Ясько: Садовая камышевка. Проекция ПМ не длинная. Длинный клюв, отсутствие брови, недобрый взгляд - в пользу садовой.

more unidentified birds...