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Sandwich Tern

Sterna sandvicensis

© Galina Kondratenko | 2014-05-29 |

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2020-01-28. Olga Nemezhikova: Coal Tit.

2020-01-27. Alex Sapuga: Peregrine Falcon, Alexandr Kochetkov: Pine Grosbeak, Eurasian Blackbird, Black-Billed Magpie, Northern Bullfinch, Andrey Bazdyrev: Western Marsh-Harrier, Whooper Swan, Mute Swan, Common Kestrel, Northern Lapwing, Common Buzzard, Whooper Swan, Northern Shoveler, Eurasian Wigeon, Common Pheasant, Black Redstart, Mute Swan, Long-tailed Duck, Western Marsh-Harrier, Common Coot, Great Crested Grebe, Common Pochard, Little Grebe, Redwing, Smew, Tufted Duck, Black-Necked Grebe, Common Sparrowhawk, European Robin, Black-Billed Magpie, Goldcrest, Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Black-Necked Grebe, Arctic Loon, Common Moorhen, Mute Swan, Hooded Crow, Yellow-legged Gull, Mallard, Black-headed Gull, Mallard, Mallard, Black-Necked Grebe, Black-Necked Grebe, Little Grebe, Great Crested Grebe, Northern Wren, Tufted Duck, Arctic Loon, Yellow-legged Gull, Mallard, Rock Pigeon, Hooded Crow, Hooded Crow, Great Cormorant, Tree Sparrow, Rock Bunting, Andreyenkov Oleg and Nataly: White-winged Crossbill, Anna Golubeva: Goldcrest, Azure Tit, Goldcrest, Northern Wren, Dmitriy Shevtsov: Dunnock, Elena Kleymenova: Pine Grosbeak, Grey Partridge, Elvira Gazieva: Water Rail, Grey-headed Goldfinch, Eurasian Siskin, Evgeniy Sofronov: Caspian Gull, Greater Scaup, Tufted Duck, Evgeny Rodichev: Bohemian Waxwing, Eurasian Redstart, Fieldfare, Mallard, Black-Billed Magpie, Yellow Wagtail, Rock Pigeon, Hooded Crow, Black Kite, House Sparrow, Rook, Pine Grosbeak, Gleb Kirillov: White-tailed Sea-Eagle, Rough-legged Buzzard, Yellowhammer, Igor Dvurekov: Great Spotted Woodpecker, Mew Gull, Igor Fefelov: Carrion Crow, Michael Nevski: Eurasian Pygmy-Owl, Oleg Sheremet: Long-eared Owl, Olga Nemezhikova: Fieldfare, Pavel Karplyuk: Black-throated Thrush, Eurasian Nuthatch, Willow Tit, Pjotr KG: Long-legged Buzzard, Sergei Shmygalev: Common Mynah, Valerii Knysh: Long-tailed Tit, Eurasian Goldfinch, Northern Bullfinch, Common Buzzard, Viktor Kolesnikov: Long-tailed Rosefinch, Peregrine Falcon, Vladimir Kazenas: Common Redpoll, Vladimir Muravskiy: Eurasian Siskin, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Vladimir Pankratov: Long-tailed Tit, Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, White-tailed Sea-Eagle, Yakov Stepanov: Wood Duck, Mallard, Eurasian Wigeon, Yevgen Chernolyev: Northern Bullfinch, Long-tailed Tit, Eurasian Jackdaw, Middle Spotted Woodpecker, Black-Billed Magpie, Little Grebe, Common Kingfisher, Common Treecreeper, Eurasian Nuthatch, Rook, Grey-Headed Woodpecker, Coal Tit, Eurasian Collared Dove, Black Redstart, Yevgeny Belousov: Common Snipe.

2020-01-26. Ainur Iskakova: Willow Tit, Aleksandr Polyakov: Common Chaffinch, Fieldfare, Alex Komarovskiy: Great Spotted Woodpecker, Great Grey Shrike, Alexander Rogal': Oriental Greenfinch, Common Kestrel, Common Goldeneye, Alexandr Kochetkov: Coal Tit, Eurasian Jay, Goldcrest, Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Red Crossbill, Baikal Bullfinch, Fieldfare, Alexandr Lyubimov: Common Treecreeper, Andrei Kuryashkin: Fieldfare, Long-tailed Rosefinch, Northern Bullfinch, Eurasian Blackbird, Northern Bullfinch, Black-throated Thrush, Andrey Chernykh: Snow Bunting, Andrey Permyakov: Pine Grosbeak, Hawfinch, Long-tailed Tit, Andrey Semenov: Eurasian Blackbird, Denis Tsupko: Mute Swan, Rough-legged Buzzard, Denis Voronov: Bohemian Waxwing, Hooded Crow, Grey-Headed Woodpecker, Pine Grosbeak, Northern Bullfinch, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Great Tit, Denis Zhbir: Rock Pigeon, Eurasian Nuthatch, Northern Bullfinch, Coal Tit, Great Tit, Common Redpoll, Willow Tit, Dmitriy Shevtsov: Eurasian Jay, Dmitry Dubikovskiy: Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Eurasian Three-Toed Woodpecker, Dmitry Erokhin: Northern Bullfinch, Eurasian Nuthatch, Northern Bullfinch, Crested Tit, Dmytro Komarovskyi: Eurasian Pygmy-Owl, Evgenia Zotova: Eurasian Collared Dove, Evgeniy Sofronov: Hoary Redpoll, Eurasian Linnet, Grey Partridge, Northern Reed Bunting, Goosander, Smew, Greater White-fronted Goose, Common Goldeneye, Peregrine Falcon, Long-eared Owl, Evgeny Rodichev: Hawfinch, White Wagtail, Eurasian Siskin, Fieldfare, Pine Grosbeak, Spotted Nutcracker, Black-Billed Magpie, Common Starling, Mew Gull, House Sparrow, Eurasian Nuthatch, Hooded Crow, Eurasian Jay, Black Kite, Northern Bullfinch, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Common Treecreeper, Long-tailed Tit, Black-headed Gull, Mallard, Family Kuzhel: Great Spotted Woodpecker, Rook, Gennady Kolotin: Snowy Owl, Gleb Kirillov: Bohemian Waxwing, Igor Dvurekov: Great Spotted Woodpecker, European Greenfinch, Igor Fefelov: Ruddy Shelduck, Smew, Bean Goose, Great Cormorant, Igor Sikorssky: Red-breasted Goose, Northern Shoveler, Whooper Swan, Little Gull, European Robin, Little Owl, Great Grey Shrike, Brambling, Water Rail, Common Treecreeper, Arctic Loon, Ilya Sukhov: Willow Tit, Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Black Woodpecker, Northern Bullfinch, Baikal Bullfinch, Common Redpoll, Inna Kyselova: Marsh Tit, Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Ivan Bevza: Golden Eagle, Common Pheasant, Khasan Zhurtov: Long-legged Buzzard, Long-legged Buzzard, Mute Swan, European Greenfinch, Konstantin Surgutskiy: Northern Bullfinch, Lyubov Dokuchaeva: Great Spotted Woodpecker, Maksim Iopek: Bohemian Waxwing, Common Treecreeper, Hooded Crow, Rock Pigeon, Maksim Mitropolskiy: Great Egret, Greylag Goose, Masked Wagtail, Marina Merz: Fieldfare, Common Goldeneye, Black-Billed Magpie, Eurasian Dipper, Michael Nevski: Black-headed Gull, Northern Bullfinch, Herring Gull, Mihail Ivanov: Smew, Upland Buzzard, Mikhail Malischev: Eurasian Goldfinch, Natali Kim: Bohemian Waxwing, Redwing, Eurasian Blackbird, Nikita Yablokov: Black Woodpecker, Great Grey Shrike, Oleg Sheremet: Mew Gull, Oleh Snitsar: Grey-Headed Woodpecker, Eurasian Blackbird, Eurasian Nuthatch, Common Treecreeper, Black Woodpecker, Long-tailed Tit, Northern Goshawk, Northern Wren, Blue Tit, Olga Nemezhikova: Black-Billed Magpie, Pavel Karplyuk: Long-tailed Tit, Sergo Travelian: European Greenfinch, Vitaliy Mosienko: Eurasian Goldfinch, Black-headed Gull, Mew Gull, Mew Gull, Mew Gull, Mew Gull, Vyacheslav Yusupov: Willow Tit, Willow Tit, Eurasian Nuthatch, Blue Tit, Great Tit, YevgenY Николаевич: Tufted Duck, Common Pochard, Common Goldeneye, Eurasian Blackbird, Common Coot, Common Chaffinch, Hawfinch, Yevgeny Belousov: Pygmy Cormorant, Pygmy Cormorant.

2020-01-25. Alexander Rogal': Pygmy Woodpecker, Eurasian Nuthatch, Marsh Tit, White-Backed Woodpecker, Long-tailed Rosefinch, Andrew Simon: Great Grey Shrike, Tawny Owl, Andrey Permyakov: Great Tit, Great Tit, Spotted Flycatcher, Blyth's Reed Warbler, Fieldfare, Eurasian Redstart, Fieldfare, Blyth's Reed Warbler, Common Chiffchaff, Anna Golubeva: Coal Tit, Willow Tit, Great Tit, Dmitriy Shevtsov: Great Tit, Coal Tit, Dmitry Belyaev: Rough-legged Buzzard, Dmitry Dubikovskiy: Grey Heron, Common Goldeneye, Mallard, Goosander, Elvira Gazieva: Mute Swan, Pygmy Cormorant, Little Grebe, Bohemian Waxwing, Gleb Kirillov: Great Grey Shrike, Black-Billed Magpie, Igor Dvurekov: Eurasian Blackbird, Rough-legged Buzzard, Igor Fefelov: Common Kestrel, Inna Kyselova: Bearded Tit, Bearded Tit, Northern Reed Bunting, Common Chaffinch, Willow Tit, Khasan Zhurtov: Hen Harrier, Lammergeier, Maksim Iopek: Eurasian Jay, Crested Tit, Coal Tit, Eurasian Nuthatch, Maksim Mitropolskiy: Great Grey Shrike, White-headed Duck, Hen Harrier, Common Coot, Marina Merz: Grey-headed Goldfinch, Fieldfare, Pallas's Rosefinch, Michael Nevski: Eurasian Goldfinch, White-Backed Woodpecker, Rock Pigeon, Eurasian Jay, Natali Kim: Black-throated Thrush, Long-tailed Rosefinch, Brambling, Northern Bullfinch, Natali Petrunina: Eurasian Nuthatch, Brown Dipper, Solitary Snipe, Common Redpoll, Nataliya Pokhodzey: Rough-legged Buzzard, Nikita Yablokov: Eurasian Jay, Spotted Nutcracker, Nikolaj Karanov: Rough-legged Buzzard, Black-Billed Magpie, Oleg Popov: Northern Bullfinch, Olga Nemezhikova: Song Thrush, Pavel Petrovskiy: Blue Whistling Thrush, Sergo Travelian: Velvet Scoter, Peregrine Falcon, Slava Luzanov: Arctic Loon, European Shag, Common Buzzard, Svetlana Medvedeva: Hen Harrier, Caspian Gull, Long-eared Owl, Tatiana Semenova: White-Backed Woodpecker, Azure-winged Magpie, Vasil Gleba: Pied Avocet, White-tailed Sea-Eagle, Greylag Goose, Rook, Little Owl, White Stork, Grey Heron, Eurasian Reed Warbler, Greater White-fronted Goose, Little Bittern, Ural Owl, Red-throated Loon, Thrush Nightingale, Black Tern, Great Cormorant, European Turtle Dove, Ring Ouzel, Caspian Gull, Whooper Swan, Victor Natykanets: Common Black-headed Gull, Vyacheslav Yusupov: Common Buzzard, YevgenY Николаевич: Hoopoe, Corn Bunting, Common Shelduck, Little Egret, Common Kestrel, Long-eared Owl, European Greenfinch, European Robin, Black-Billed Magpie, Caspian Gull, Fieldfare, Eurasian Collared Dove, Common Sandpiper, Tree Sparrow, Great Cormorant, Yuriy Malkov: Common Redpoll, Yuriy Redkin: Eurasian Bullfinch, Eurasian Three-Toed Woodpecker.

2020-01-24. Alexander Rogal': Glaucous Gull, Alexey Timoshenko: Dark-bellied Brent Goose, Askar Isabekov: Eurasian Siskin, Red-fronted Serin, Elena Shvydun: Common Chaffinch, European Greenfinch, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Family Kuzhel: Common Treecreeper, Common Treecreeper, Middle Spotted Woodpecker, Igor Fefelov: Greater Ringed Plover, Bean Goose, Ivan Lavrenchuk: Northern Hazelhen, Konstantin Andrussenko: Great Tit, Eurasian Goldfinch, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Northern Bullfinch, Eurasian Nuthatch, Pallas's Rosefinch, Brambling, Konstantin Romanov: Upland Buzzard, Carrion Crow, Common Redpoll, Brown Accentor, Tree Sparrow, Pallas's Rosefinch, Red-billed Chough, Rock Sparrow, Leonid Shurov: Eurasian Nuthatch, Maksut Nurkabayev: Black-headed Gull, Black-headed Gull, Mallard, Natali Kim: Bohemian Waxwing, Eurasian Goldfinch, Common Redpoll, Nataliya Pokhodzey: Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Corn Bunting, Green Sandpiper, Olga Nemezhikova: Fieldfare, Ruslan Kirillin: Common Moorhen, Slava Luzanov: Tawny Owl, European Greenfinch, Little Grebe, Long-tailed Tit, Northern Wren, Common Chaffinch, Rook, Grey Wagtail, Wood Pigeon, Common Kingfisher, White Stork, Tatiana Semenova: Willow Tit, Great Tit, Eurasian Nuthatch, Valerii Knysh: Fieldfare, Valery Shokhrin: Fieldfare, Sky Lark, Harlequin Duck, Mallard, Common Kestrel, Eurasian Wigeon, Grey-Headed Woodpecker, Mew Gull, White-cheeked Starling, White Wagtail, Yellow-throated Bunting, Brown Dipper, White-tailed Sea-Eagle, Northern Pintail, Vasil Gleba: Coal Tit, Eurasian Green Woodpecker, Vera Krasilnikova: Radde's Warbler, Yellow-browed Warbler, Viktor Kalyuzhnov: Black-Billed Magpie, Carrion Crow, Bohemian Waxwing, Great Tit, Vladimir Pankratov: White-Backed Woodpecker, Hooded Crow, Eurasian Nuthatch, YevgenY Николаевич: Syrian Woodpecker, House Sparrow, Mallard, Blue Tit, Common Moorhen, Great Crested Grebe, Grey Heron, Black-Necked Grebe, Hooded Crow, Rook, Common Treecreeper.

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recent comments


2020-01-28. to photo # 00320082301 (Greater White-fronted Goose)

Александр Рогаль: 26 января. Гусь жив-здоров. :)


2020-01-28. to photo # 06950376007 (Eurasian Blackbird)

Александр Кочетков: Михаил, спасибо!


2020-01-28. to photo # 06950376001 (Eurasian Blackbird)

Михаил Иванов: Достойная награда за неудачные поиски белой совы! Мои поздравления!


2020-01-28. to photo # 05390095001 (Long-tailed Tit)

Костянтин Пилипюк: На Дунае европейки есть.


2020-01-27. to photo # 05390095001 (Long-tailed Tit)

Сергій Травелян: понятно. карту не глянул, подумал на Одесщине нашли


2020-01-27. to photo # 05390095001 (Long-tailed Tit)

Евгений Чернолев: europaeus увидел впервые в эту поездку в Тернополь, увидел около десятка, вроде все europaeus были. В прошлом году там же видел номинативный подвид.


2020-01-27. to photo # 05390095001 (Long-tailed Tit)

Сергій Травелян: у Вас часто europaeus встречается?


2020-01-27. to photo # 00620128101 (Caspian Gull)

Александр Любимов: Для Хохотуньи клюв мелковат.


2020-01-27. to photo # 08590003101 (House Sparrow)

Николай Балацкий: Полевой воробей хорошо отличается от всех остальных не родственных ему видов воробьёв увеличенным набором хромосом (78 против 76). Но редко [....]


2020-01-27. to photo # 00620128101 (Caspian Gull)

Мария Шведко: Евгений, это сизая чайка


2020-01-27. to photo # 08590003101 (House Sparrow)

Александр Кочетков: О, я когда ставил отметку "красиво", даже не заметил, что домовый стоит...


2020-01-27. to photo # 08590003101 (House Sparrow)

Константин Самодуров: Полевой.


2020-01-27. to photo # 06950376007 (Eurasian Blackbird)

Александр Кочетков: Михаил, спасибо! В самом начале года такой лайфер - это ещё покруче белой совы.)


2020-01-27. to photo # 06950376001 (Eurasian Blackbird)

Михаил Белоусов: КрасавЕц! Поздравляю, Александр, с красивым лайфером!


2020-01-27. to photo # 06850067701 (Black-throated Thrush)

Павел Карплюк: Спасибо.


2020-01-27. to photo # 05970024601 (Common Buzzard)

Валерій Книш: Евгений, дякую!


2020-01-27. to photo # 06950376007 (Eurasian Blackbird)

Александр Кочетков: Елена, спасибо, надеюсь, что когда нибудь зелёная лазоревка до нас также долетит:)


2020-01-27. to photo # 02490020202 (Rough-legged Buzzard)

Денис Цупко: Спасибо, Дмитрий!


2020-01-27. to photo # 06950376001 (Eurasian Blackbird)

Елена Клейменова: Класс!


2020-01-27. to photo # 07780058501 (Grey Partridge)

Елена Клейменова: точку переместила, тк опасаюсь за куропаточек


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rare birds records


Long-tailed Duck (Clangula hyemalis)

© Gennadiy Dyakin
2020-01-18
Sorbulak, Almaty region

First record in Sorbulak during recent 10 years. Rarely observed in winter time in Sorbulak. Previously was observed at 2002, October 20 and 27 (1 male in winter plumage), and December 15 (female); at 2003, February 02 (1 female in channel); at 2004, December 12 (4 birds), December 19 (3 birds); at 2005 January 23 (1 bird); at 2010 October 24 (1 bird) (Belyalov, Karpov, 2012).


Spotted Great Rosefinch (Carpodacus rubicilla severtzovi)

© Andrey Kovalenko
2020-01-11
Almaty area, Zailiysky Alatau.

First photo-record of Great Rosefinch in Ile-Alatau ridge. Previously regularly recorded in winter time in Almaty, but population was destroied in end of 90th by poachers. Recent 20 years was not observed in fact. In addition to autumn-winter records Great Rosefinches were recorded in highlands of Ili-Alatau ridge at May 5th, 1965 in altitude 2900 m (Gavrilov,1974); in first half od August, 1973 in altitude 3000 m, male (Gubin, 2002); and at March 23, 1975 in altitude 3300 m, singning male (Kovshar, et all, 1978).


Black-eared Wheatear (Oenanthe hispanica)

© OLENA FOMINA
2019-05-11
Genicheskaya Gorka.

It is a rare flying sight in Ukraine. There is evidence of nesting of the species in the south of the Crimean peninsula.


Buff-Bellied Pipit (Anthus rubescens)

© Ilya Ukolov
2020-01-07
Sochi, Krasnodar region


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2020-01-27. Common Crane (vasily malishcin).

2020-01-25. Yellow Wagtail (Сергей Ефанов), Citrine Wagtail (Сергей Ефанов).

2020-01-24. Mallard (vasily malishcin), Northern Bullfinch (vasily malishcin).

2020-01-22. Great White Egret (Viktoriya Zvyaginceva), Ural Owl (Сергей Ефанов), Lesser Whitethroat (Сергей Ефанов), European Greenfinch (Сергей Ефанов).

2020-01-20. Himalayan Snowcock (Pavel Petrovskiy), Northern Lapwing (Pavel Petrovskiy).

2020-01-16. Long-eared Owl (Yakov Stepanov).

2020-01-11. Fieldfare (Сергей Ефанов).

2020-01-06. Grey-Headed Woodpecker (Nikola Zmievskiy), Spotted Flycatcher (Nikola Zmievskiy).

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unidentified birds


2020-01-28

Николай Балацкий: Молодая восточно-сибирская чайка.

2020-01-27

Андрей Баздырев: Обыкновенный канюк - компактное сложение, большая голова.

2020-01-27

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