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unidentified birds


2021-09-10 | Kostanay | Mikhail Karimov

2021-10-18 | Almaty | Vladimir Kazenas

2021-10-18 | | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov

2021-08-08 | VKO, Katon-Karagajskij GNPP | Alexandr Belyaev

2021-08-22 | | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov

2021-08-06 | Ерейментауский район | Nurum Sagaliyev

2021-07-27 | Kokzhota, Kurshim district, East Kazakhstan region | Aliya Gabdullina

2021-07-27 | Kokzhota, Kurshim district, East Kazakhstan region | Aliya Gabdullina

2021-08-06 | | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov

2021-07-10 | Aktau, Mangystau region | Anna Yasko

2021-06-25 | VKO Buhtarminskoe vdhr. | Alexandr Belyaev

2021-05-20 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2021-06-26 | Badam river, South Kazakhstan | Kudaibergen Amirekul

2021-05-03 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2021-05-08 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2021-06-17 | Kazakhstan | Serg Silan

2021-05-08 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2021-04-11 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2021-05-29 | Almatinskaja obl., Vostochnoe Pribalhash'e, raz#ezd Karakum | Alexandr Belyaev

2021-06-02 | Almatinskaja obl., Vostochnoe Pribalhash'e | Alexandr Belyaev

2021-06-02 | Almatinskaja obl., Vostochnoe Pribalhash'e | Alexandr Belyaev

2021-06-02 | Almatinskaja obl., Vostochnoe Pribalhash'e | Alexandr Belyaev

2021-05-31 | | Artem Andryuchshenko

2021-05-21 | Ertai. Zhambyl oblast. | Malik Nukusbekov

2021-05-23 | | Olga Sivokon

2021-05-15 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2021-05-28 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2021-05-27 | | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov

2021-04-25 | Mangictauskaya oblast', g. Aktau | Marina Gudimova

2021-05-15 | | Alexandr Katuncev

2020-06-24 | | Andrey Shatalov

2021-05-18 | Almat region | Nurqoja Ersaiyn

2021-05-10 | Latvia, Kolka | Edgar Smislov

2021-05-13 | | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov

2021-05-10 | | Andrey Shatalov

2021-05-10 | | Andrey Shatalov

2021-05-07 | Almatinskaja obl., g. Taldykorgan | Alexandr Belyaev

2021-05-07 | Ерейментауский район | Nurum Sagaliyev

2021-05-01 | Almatinskaja obl., g. Taldykorgan | Alexandr Belyaev

2021-04-29 | | Artem Andryuchshenko

2021-04-18 | Karaganda | Ruslan Telegin

2021-04-15 | | Alexandr Fedulin

2021-04-11 | | Qanatbek Kenzhegulov

2021-03-24 | Kamennaja Balka, Karatau, ZHambylskaja oblast'. | Alexandr Belyaev

2021-04-01 | | Artem Andryuchshenko

2021-03-06 | Almatinskaja obl., g. Taldykorgan | Alexandr Belyaev

2016-09-06 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2020-12-27 | shymkent | Rinat Khaibulin

2020-05-23 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2020-04-05 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2020-04-05 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2020-11-14 | Turkestan obl.,Zhabagly v. | Yevgeny Belousov

2020-03-31 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2020-11-07 | Shubynsay, Butakovka, Almaty | Vladimir Muravskiy

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

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

2020-10-24 | Almatinskaja obl., Nac. park Altyn-JEmel' | Alexandr Belyaev

2020-10-17 | | Nurlan Ongarbayev

2020-09-11 | Almatinskaja obl., Nac. park Altyn-JEmel' | Alexandr Belyaev

2020-10-14 | | Ivan Bevza

2020-09-14 | Almatinskaja obl., Nac. park Altyn-JEmel' | Alexandr Belyaev

2019-10-10 | Sorbulaq, Almaty region | Andrew Simon

2020-09-07 | Almatinskaja obl., Panfilovskij r -n, Kunduzdy | Alexandr Belyaev

2020-08-30 | Shubynsay, Butakovka, Almaty | Vladimir Muravskiy

2020-08-27 | Kazakhstan | Serg Silan

2020-08-23 | Shubynsay, Butakovka, Almaty | Vladimir Muravskiy

2019-10-12 | Trans-Ili Alatau | Andrew Simon

2020-07-01 | Shardara, South Kazakhstan | Kudaibergen Amirekul

2020-06-01 | | Olga Sivokon

2020-06-06 | Kazakhstan | Serg Silan

2020-05-31 | Almatinskaja obl., Panfilovskij r -n, g. Katutau | Alexandr Belyaev

2020-05-22 | Almatinskaja obl., Nac. park Altyn-JEmel' | Alexandr Belyaev

2020-05-09 | Shybynsay, Butakovka area, Almaty city | Vladimir Muravskiy

2019-10-06 | Trans-Ili Alatau | Andrew Simon

2019-07-24 | Akbakai. | Valeriy Gryunberg

2019-06-28 | Mangictauskaya oblast', g. Aktau | Marina Gudimova

2019-06-23 | | Alexandr Katuncev

2019-05-10 | East Kazakhstan region, Sarybel | Gleb Bolbotov

2019-05-25 | | Ilya Sukhov

2019-05-19 | | Ilya Sukhov

2019-05-09 | Akshi, Alakol district, Almaty region | Andrey Bazdyrev

2019-05-01 | Almatinskaja obl., g. Taldykorgan | Alexandr Belyaev

2019-04-21 | | Alexandr Katuncev

2019-04-20 | Atyrau | Bassel Abi Jummaa

2019-04-13 | Atyrauskaya oblast', trassa Atyrau - Astrakhan' | Marina Gudimova

2019-04-07 | Zhangizkuduk | Alyona Koshkina

2019-03-10 | Mangictauskaya oblast, g. Aktau | Marina Gudimova

2019-02-16 | Pushkin/Makataev, Almaty city | Vladimir Muravskiy

2016-05-27 | Kazakhstan, South Kazakhstan Region, Shoshkakol Lake | Pavel Parkhaev

2018-11-13 | | Nurlan Ongarbayev

2012-04-25 | Bayanaul | Sergey Reznichenko

2018-11-08 | Eastern Kazakhstan | Natali Kim

2018-10-20 | Eastern Kazakhstan | Natali Kim

2018-10-24 | | Boris Gubin

2018-11-05 | Eastern Kazakhstan | Natali Kim

2018-10-23 | Eastern Kazakhstan | Natali Kim

2018-09-22 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2018-07-26 | VKO Katon-Karagay | Vladimir Vorobyov

2015-04-30 | Turkistan state, Kentau, Koskorgan reservoir | Nurlan Tolybayev

2018-06-15 | | Boris Gubin

2018-05-24 | Ertai. Zhambyl oblast. | Malik Nukusbekov

2018-05-24 | VKO Katon-Karagay | Vladimir Vorobyov

2017-10-06 | Korgalzhin | Aleksey Koshkin

2017-05-27 | | Vladislav Blokhin

2017-06-25 | Ertai. Zhambyl oblast. | Malik Nukusbekov

2017-06-20 | | Alexandr Katuncev

2017-02-13 | | Sergei Shmygalev

2015-05-22 | | Sergei Shmygalev

2015-06-27 | | Aleksandr Klimenko

2014-07-19 | | Svetlana Aleinikova

2013-06-19 | | Aleksandr Klimenko

2014-03-01 | Almaty area. Sorbulak. | Andrey Kovalenko


rare birds records


Pied Flycatcher (Ficedula hypoleuca)

© Artem Andryuchshenko
2021-08-21

For the first time recorded in the Balkhash region and in general in the south-east of Kazakhstan. The Pied Flycatcher occurs on migration mostly in Western Kazakhstan, since 1999, 1-3 birds have been regularly observed in Karazhar and Korgalzhyn (Koshkin 2017), two spring records in the east of Kazakhstan in Ust-Kamenogorsk and Serebryansk are also known (see gallery this website).


Siberian Flycatcher (Muscicapa sibirica)

© Alexandr Belyaev
2021-08-16
VKO, Katon-Karagajskij GNPP, Arshaty

Very rare species on breeding and migration. The first photo of a Siberian Flycatcher on the site birds.kz.


Eurasian Roller (Coracias garrulus)

© Qanatbek Kenzhegulov
2021-07-04

For the first time, the fact of nesting of Eurasian Roller in Mangystau was established. Summer finds of vagrant birds are known, but nesting in Mangyshlak was not confirmed (Korelov, 1970).


Redwing (Turdus iliacus)

© Andrei Kuryashkin
2020-01-03
Kurchatov

The first winter meeting in the Semipalatinsk Irtysh region. //Куряшкин А.Н. 2020. Первая зимняя встреча белобровика Turdus iliacus в Семипалатинском Прииртышье.// Рус. орнитол. журн. 29 (2005): 5678-5680.


Eurasian Wryneck (Jynx torquilla)

© Andrey Shatalov
2021-06-12

First found nesting in the Kostanay region. Eurasian Wryneck breeds in Ural valley (in south to Budarino village), Ilek valley, on Kokchetav upland, in Irtysh valley, on Southwest Altai and Southern Altai. (Gavrilov 1999). For the Naurzum Nature Reserve, it is listed as a rare migrant (Bragin 2017). It is worth noting that before that, the Eurasian Wryneck was photographed in the summer period in the Kostanay region near the village of Nadezhdinka on July 10, 2015 (Yuri Malkov, birds.kz).

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2021-10-13. Yellow Wagtail (Andrei Kuryashkin).

2021-09-27. Common Moorhen (Andrei Kuryashkin).

2021-09-23. Black-tailed Godwit (Gennadiy Dyakin).

2021-09-06. Spotted Flycatcher (Andrei Kuryashkin).

2021-09-04. Eurasian Three-Toed Woodpecker (Viktoriya Zvyaginceva).

2021-08-02. Goosander (Andrei Kuryashkin), Grey Wagtail (Andrei Kuryashkin).

2021-07-17. Black-Billed Magpie (Raouf Bairashev).

2021-07-05. Long-eared Owl (Aldiyar Saparbayev), Grey Wagtail (Raouf Bairashev).

2021-06-30. Asian Paradise Flycatcher (Viktoriya Zvyaginceva).

2021-06-26. Great Tit (Sergey Sidorov).

2021-05-21. European Bee-eater (Aldiyar Saparbayev).

2021-05-07. Eurasian Scops-Owl (Nurqoja Ersaiyn).

2021-05-06. Common Kestrel (Vladimir Muravskiy).

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