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Best photos of the month, October 2020.

Siberian Jay | Aleksandr Klimenko | 17

Western Capercaillie | Vladimir Vorobyov | 15

White-Backed Woodpecker | Serg Silan | 12

Spotted Nutcracker | Andrey Shatalov | 12

Saker Falcon | Askar Isabekov | 11

Steppe Eagle | Askar Isabekov | 11

Common Kingfisher | Askar Isabekov | 11

Eastern Rock Nuthatch | Askar Isabekov | 11

Azure Tit | Alexey Timoshenko | 11

Eurasian Jay | Natali Kim | 11

Spotted Nutcracker | Andrey Shatalov | 11

Lesser Spotted Woodpecker | Andrey Shatalov | 11

Song Thrush | Andrey Shatalov | 11

Altai Black Redstart | Askar Isabekov | 10

Blue-capped Redstart | Askar Isabekov | 10

Eastern Buzzard | Askar Isabekov | 10

Altai Buzzard | Askar Isabekov | 10

Rock Bunting | Gennadiy Dyakin | 10

Goldcrest | Ruslan Urazaliyev | 10

Yellow-breasted Tit | Malik Nukusbekov | 10

Eurasian Jay | Konstantin Andrussenko | 10

Long-tailed Tit | Konstantin Andrussenko | 10

Lesser Spotted Woodpecker | Marina Merz | 10

Fieldfare | Marina Merz | 10

Red Crossbill | Andrey Shatalov | 10

Common Sparrowhawk | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov | 10

Rustic Bunting | Gennadiy Dyakin | 10

Himalayan Golden Eagle | Askar Isabekov | 9

Yellow-breasted Tit | Askar Isabekov | 9

Brown Dipper | Askar Isabekov | 9

Rock Bunting | Gennadiy Dyakin | 9

Azure Tit | Gennadiy Dyakin | 9

Pied Wheatear | Gennadiy Dyakin | 9

Common Chiffchaff | Gennadiy Dyakin | 9

Song Thrush | Aisagali Kadirov | 9

Common Treecreeper | Aibar Magazov | 9

Wallcreeper | Vladimir Vorobyov | 9

Grey Partridge | Yuriy Malkov | 9

Rustic Bunting | Alexandr Belyaev | 9

Black-throated Accentor | Viktoriya Zvyaginceva | 9

Common Treecreeper | Konstantin Andrussenko | 9

Eurasian Hobby | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov | 9

Oriental Lark | Askar Isabekov | 8

Cinereous Vulture | Askar Isabekov | 8

Common Kestrel | Askar Isabekov | 8

Great White Egret | Alexey Timoshenko | 8

Common Sparrowhawk | Gennadiy Dyakin | 8

Long-tailed Rosefinch | Natali Kim | 8

Lesser Spotted Woodpecker | Serg Silan | 8

Tree Sparrow | Serg Silan | 8

Grey-Headed Woodpecker | Vladimir Vorobyov | 8

Water Rail | Alexandr Belyaev | 8

Water Rail | Alexandr Belyaev | 8

Meadow Bunting | Alexandr Belyaev | 8

Common Chiffchaff | Anna Yasko | 8

Eurasian Nuthatch | Ainur Iskakova | 8

Eurasian Nuthatch | Konstantin Andrussenko | 8

Black-throated Thrush | Konstantin Andrussenko | 8

Eurasian Nuthatch | Andrey Shatalov | 8

Common Buzzard | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov | 8

Osprey | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov | 8

Brown Dipper | Askar Isabekov | 8

Hen Harrier | Askar Isabekov | 7

Turkestan Tit | Askar Isabekov | 7

Eastern Buzzard | Gennadiy Dyakin | 7

Solitary Snipe | Gennadiy Dyakin | 7

Hen Harrier | Gennadiy Dyakin | 7

Common Chaffinch | Gennadiy Dyakin | 7

Meadow Pipit | Gennadiy Dyakin | 7

Grey Heron | Aisagali Kadirov | 7

Willow Tit | Natali Kim | 7

Black-throated Accentor | Yevgeny Belousov | 7

Himalayan Accentor | Vladimir Vorobyov | 7

Bewick's Swan | Yuriy Malkov | 7

Mistle Thrush | Anna Yasko | 7

Hawfinch | Anna Yasko | 7

Red-breasted Flycatcher | Anna Yasko | 7

Eurasian Blackbird | Anna Yasko | 7

Jack Snipe | Anna Yasko | 7

Eurasian Goldfinch | Andrei Kuryashkin | 7

Blue Tit | Ainur Iskakova | 7

Eversmann's Redstart | Viktoriya Zvyaginceva | 7

White-Backed Woodpecker | Konstantin Andrussenko | 7

Eurasian Blackbird | Marina Merz | 7

Black-throated Thrush | Marina Merz | 7

Coal Tit | Andrey Shatalov | 7

Spotted Nutcracker | Andrey Shatalov | 7

Northern Bullfinch | Andrey Shatalov | 7

Osprey | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov | 7

Merlin | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov | 7

Spotted Nutcracker | Elena Evdokimova | 7

rare birds records


Zarudny's Sparrow (Passer zarudnyi)

© Svetlana Baskakova
2020-10-25
Kyzylorda oblast, Kyzylkum desert.

A new species for the fauna of Kazakhstan. The Passer simplex zarudnyi lives in the Karakum Desert and the southern part of the Kyzylkum Desert (Stepanyan 1990). This is the first find in the northern part of Kyzylkum!


Alpine Accentor (Prunella collaris erythropygia)

© Vladimir Vorobyov
2020-10-23
VKO Katon-Karagay

This is the first record of the Prunella collaris erythropygia in the kazakh part of Altai, where it was only supposed to be found (Gavrilov 1999).


Buff-bellied Pipit (Anthus rubescens)

© Alexandr Belyaev
2020-10-18
Almatinskaja obl., Nac. park Altyn-JEmel'

Second record for the Altyn-Emel National Park. For the first time, one birds of this species were recorded in a flock of Water Pipits on October 14, 2017, as well as on October 18 and 20 (Belyaev 2018).


Black-legged Kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla)

© Alexandr Belyaev
2020-11-08
Almatinskaja obl., g. Taldykorgan

The first photo registration of the species in the eastern part of Kazakhstan. This exclusively seagull in Kazakhstan occurs in spring mainly in the Caspian Sea (Kondratenko 2015, Mishchenko, Karpov 2016, www.birds.kz). Outside the Caspian Sea, autumn vagrants on the river are known Chu river November 1, 1928 and Issyk-Kul October 10, 1932 (Dolgushin 1962a), Tengiz on November 9, 2002 (Koshkin 2002), in the Karkaralinsk area on December 7, 2008 a dead bird was found (Reznichenko 2010a).

unidentified birds


2020-11-24

Сергей Шмыгалев: Аскар,сначала думал жёлтая, потом уже в городе посмотрел на сайте фото жёлтых не похоже.

2020-11-22

Алексей Тимошенко: А.В.Кошкину:как пример могу привести мои наблюдения этой осенью, просматривая тысячи фотографий белолобых гусей заметил, что в разных выводках [....]

more unidentified birds...