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Best photos of the month, February 2022.

White-browed Tit-Warbler | Andrey Kovalenko | 15

Greater Flamingo | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov | 15

Black-throated Thrush | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 15

Ring-necked Pheasant | Raouf Bairashev | 14

White-browed Tit-Warbler | Andrey Kovalenko | 14

European Black Redstart | Anna Yasko | 13

Bean Goose | Alexandr Belyaev | 12

Great White Egret | Raouf Bairashev | 11

Goosander | Serg Silan | 11

Bearded Tit | Alexandr Belyaev | 11

Streaked Scrub Warbler | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 11

Grey Partridge | Ainur Iskakova | 11

Green Sandpiper | Viktoriya Zvyaginceva | 11

Ring-necked Pheasant | Raouf Bairashev | 10

Brambling | Raouf Bairashev | 10

Smew | Viktor Kolesnikov | 10

Pamir Horned Lark | Fedor Shakula | 10

Crested Lark | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 10

Great White Egret | Viktoriya Zvyaginceva | 10

Blue Tit | Aldiyar Saparbayev | 10

Redwing | Viktor Kolesnikov | 9

Goosander | Gleb Bolbotov | 9

Long-tailed Rosefinch | Alexandr Belyaev | 9

Long-tailed Tit | Alexandr Belyaev | 9

Brambling | Viktoriya Zvyaginceva | 9

Eurasian Three-Toed Woodpecker | Olga Sivokon | 9

Eurasian Blackbird | Olga Sivokon | 9

Peregrine Falcon | Viktor Kolesnikov | 8

Azure Tit | Alexandr Katuncev | 8

White-winged Grosbeak | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 8

Lammergeier | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 8

Pallas's Rosefinch | Andrei Kuryashkin | 8

Lesser Spotted Woodpecker | Andrei Kuryashkin | 8

Mute Swan | Raouf Bairashev | 7

Eurasian Blackbird | Raouf Bairashev | 7

White-browed Tit-Warbler | Raouf Bairashev | 7

Golden Eagle | Raouf Bairashev | 7

Goosander | Viktor Kolesnikov | 7

Eurasian Jackdaw | Yevgeny Belousov | 7

Long-tailed Tit | Vladimir Muravskiy | 7

Long-tailed Tit | Serg Silan | 7

Goldcrest | Alexandr Belyaev | 7

Bean Goose | Alexandr Belyaev | 7

Goosander | Alexandr Belyaev | 7

Common Kestrel | Anna Yasko | 7

Black-throated Thrush | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 7

Long-tailed Rosefinch | Andrei Kuryashkin | 7

Common Treecreeper | Viktoriya Zvyaginceva | 7

Long-tailed Tit | Olga Sivokon | 7

Eurasian Golden Plover | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov | 7

Eurasian Three-Toed Woodpecker | Olga Sivokon | 7

Ring-necked Pheasant | Raouf Bairashev | 7

Snow Bunting | Ainur Iskakova | 7

Greater Flamingo | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov | 7

Great Spotted Woodpecker | Viktoriya Zvyaginceva | 7

Northern Reed Bunting | Raouf Bairashev | 6

Hooded Crow | Raouf Bairashev | 6

Great White Egret | Raouf Bairashev | 6

White-browed Tit-Warbler | Raouf Bairashev | 6

White-browed Tit-Warbler | Gennadiy Dyakin | 6

Mistle Thrush | Viktor Kolesnikov | 6

Brambling | Viktor Kolesnikov | 6

Eurasian Blackbird | Viktor Kolesnikov | 6

Common Goldeneye | Viktor Kolesnikov | 6

Azure Tit | Viktor Kolesnikov | 6

Great Tit | Yevgeny Belousov | 6

Steppe Eagle | Malik Nukusbekov | 6

Eurasian Blackbird | Serg Silan | 6

Goosander | Gleb Bolbotov | 6

Smew | Gleb Bolbotov | 6

Rough-legged Buzzard | Alexandr Belyaev | 6

Bean Goose | Alexandr Belyaev | 6

Bearded Tit | Alexandr Belyaev | 6

Ibisbill | Alexandr Belyaev | 6

Goosander | Alexandr Belyaev | 6

White-tailed Sea-Eagle | Alexandr Belyaev | 6

Crested Lark | Anna Yasko | 6

Red-breasted Merganser | Anna Yasko | 6

Steppe Buzzard | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 6

Great Rosefinch | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 6

Solitary Snipe | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 6

Solitary Snipe | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 6

Northern Wren | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 6

Long-tailed Rosefinch | Andrei Kuryashkin | 6

Mute Swan | Viktoriya Zvyaginceva | 6

Common Chaffinch | Viktoriya Zvyaginceva | 6

Spotted Nutcracker | Viktoriya Zvyaginceva | 6

Redwing | Konstantin Andrussenko | 6

Fieldfare | Andrey Shatalov | 6

Snow Bunting | Andrey Shatalov | 6

Dalmatian Pelican | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov | 6

Great Spotted Woodpecker | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov | 6

Little Owl | Gani Nazarbek | 6

White-browed Tit-Warbler | Andrey Kovalenko | 6

Solitary Snipe | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 6

White-browed Tit-Warbler | Olga Sivokon | 6

Greater Flamingo | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov | 6

White-winged Grosbeak | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 6

Ring-necked Pheasant | Raouf Bairashev | 6

Great Tit | Raouf Bairashev | 5

Eurasian Blackbird | Raouf Bairashev | 5

Whooper Swan | Raouf Bairashev | 5

Rook | Raouf Bairashev | 5

Brown Dipper | Raouf Bairashev | 5

Eurasian Dipper | Raouf Bairashev | 5

Brambling | Raouf Bairashev | 5

Great White Egret | Raouf Bairashev | 5

Common Kestrel | Andrey Kovalenko | 5

Whooper Swan | Gennadiy Dyakin | 5

Mute Swan | Gennadiy Dyakin | 5

Common Treecreeper | Viktor Kolesnikov | 5

Common Starling | Yevgeny Belousov | 5

Northern Wren | Yevgeny Belousov | 5

Grey-headed Goldfinch | Yevgeny Belousov | 5

Grey-headed Goldfinch | Vladimir Muravskiy | 5

Blue Whistling Thrush | Vladimir Muravskiy | 5

Lammergeier | Malik Nukusbekov | 5

Grey Partridge | Serg Silan | 5

Spotted Nutcracker | Alexandr Katuncev | 5

Coal Tit | Alexandr Katuncev | 5

Common Treecreeper | Alexandr Katuncev | 5

Bean Goose | Alexandr Belyaev | 5

Northern Reed Bunting | Alexandr Belyaev | 5

Eversmann's Redstart | Alexandr Belyaev | 5

Common Kestrel | Anna Yasko | 5

Golden Eagle | Fedor Shakula | 5

Lammergeier | Fedor Shakula | 5

Turkestan Tit | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 5

White-tailed Sea-Eagle | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 5

White-tailed Sea-Eagle | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 5

Common Starling | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 5

Himalayan Golden Eagle | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 5

Coal Tit | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 5

Hawfinch | Andrei Kuryashkin | 5

Songar Tit | Viktoriya Zvyaginceva | 5

Common Treecreeper | Viktoriya Zvyaginceva | 5

Common Goldeneye | Konstantin Andrussenko | 5

Mistle Thrush | Olga Sivokon | 5

Eurasian Siskin | Olga Sivokon | 5

White-browed Tit-Warbler | Olga Sivokon | 5

Eurasian Siskin | Ruslan Telegin | 5

Great Tit | Ruslan Telegin | 5

Hen Harrier | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov | 5

Azure Tit | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov | 5

Ring-necked Pheasant | Raouf Bairashev | 5

Streaked Scrub Warbler | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 5

Bean Goose | Alexandr Belyaev | 5

Solitary Snipe | Kudaibergen Amirekul | 5

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...