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Grey Heron

Ardea cinerea

© Maksim Mitropolskiy | 2021-01-03 | Samarqand region, Jambay region, fishing farm

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2021-09-18. Alexander Rogal': Pleske's Grasshopper-Warbler, Pelagic Cormorant, Crested Honey-buzzard, Willow Ptarmigan, Anatolii Khodakov: Yellow-browed Warbler, Andrey Shatalov: Common Chaffinch, Great Crested Grebe, Dmitry Belyaev: Chinese Grey Shrike, Elena Bobachenko: Paddyfield Warbler, Paddyfield Warbler, Northern Reed Bunting, Booted Warbler, Galina Katanova: Garden Warbler, Eurasian Blackbird, Eurasian Woodcock, Igor Dvurekov: Eurasian Goldfinch, Nikola Zmievskiy: Bluethroat, Red-breasted Flycatcher, Oleg Sheremet: Eurasian Dotterel, Olga Nemezhikova: Ruddy Shelduck, Qanatbek Kenzhegulov: Little Egret, Common Buzzard, Raouf Bairashev: Carrion Crow, Vladimir Maer: Northern Goshawk, Water Pipit, Lesser Kestrel, Yuriy Kodrul: Eurasian Dotterel.

2021-09-17. Alexandr Balaev: Grey Heron, Common Kestrel, Andrei Panov: Eurasian Hobby, Common Cuckoo, Common Chiffchaff, Andrey Chernykh: Eurasian Honey-Buzzard, Anna Golubeva: Goldcrest, Eurasian Golden Plover, Eurasian Curlew, Cinereous Vulture, Dmitry Erokhin: Goosander, Elena Barkanova: Brown Dipper, Ruff, Elena Bobachenko: Red-backed Shrike, Elena Kleymenova: Spotted Crake, Galina Katanova: White-Backed Woodpecker, Common Chiffchaff, Redwing, Eurasian Blackbird, Blackcap, Igor Dvurekov: Grey Heron, Igor Sikorsky: Little Bittern, Konstantin Farniev: Black-crowned Night Heron, Maxim Afanasiev: Eurasian Wigeon, Red-flanked Bluetail, Little Bunting, Mihail Ivanov: Eyebrowed Thrush, Nadia Goncharova: Black Kite, Great Crested Grebe, Oleg Popov: Greylag Goose, Oleg Sheremet: Saker Falcon, Saker Falcon, Olga Nemezhikova: Great Crested Grebe, Raouf Bairashev: Eurasian Collared Dove, Common Mynah, Eurasian Collared Dove, Sergey Shursha: Common Crane, Whooper Swan, Caspian Gull, Great White Egret, Valerij Yasinsky: Fieldfare, Song Thrush, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Middle Spotted Woodpecker, Eurasian Goldfinch, Eurasian Siskin, Vasil Bodnar: Greater Ringed Plover, Viktoriya Zvyaginceva: European Nightjar, Vladimir Maer: Ural Owl, Grey Heron, Yevgen Chernolyev: Eurasian Reed Warbler, Sedge Warbler, Bluethroat.

2021-09-16. Alexandr Balaev: Common Chaffinch, Mallard, Alexender Zabolotnyy: European Robin, Anatolii Khodakov: Glaucous Gull, Grey Plover, Andrei Petrov: Gadwall, Eurasian Goldfinch, Common Snipe, Wood Pigeon, Common Treecreeper, Eurasian Jay, Andrew Simon: Tree Pipit, Black-headed Gull, Eurasian Linnet, Sandwich Tern, Andrey Chernykh: Eurasian Honey-Buzzard, Elena Bobachenko: Mute Swan, Oriental Turtle Dove, Common Buzzard, Isabelline Shrike, Elena Votinceva: Osprey, Red-footed Falcon, White-tailed Sea-Eagle, Marsh Warbler, Greenish Warbler, Mistle Thrush, Eurasian Honey-Buzzard, Eurasian Honey-Buzzard, Curlew Sandpiper, Dunlin, Common Sparrowhawk, Northern Goshawk, Barred Warbler, Common Buzzard, Common Buzzard, Common Buzzard, Rough-legged Buzzard, Eurasian Blackbird, Fedor Sarayev: White-tailed Sea-Eagle, Bearded Tit, Black Kite, Great Cormorant, Great White Egret, Purple Heron, Galina Katanova: Northern Bullfinch, Red-throated Pipit, Lapland Longspur, Smew, Gleb Kirillov: Common Sparrowhawk, Irina Ortik: Greater Ringed Plover, Konstantin Farniev: Common Buzzard, Red-backed Shrike, Liza Ovsyannikova: Black-Billed Magpie, Eurasian Nuthatch, Maxim Afanasiev: Willow Tit, Nadezhda Orlova: Eastern Imperial Eagle, Olga Nemezhikova: Northern Reed Bunting, Qanatbek Kenzhegulov: Tree Pipit, Svetlana Vasilkova: Song Thrush, Valerii Bogdanovich: Sanderling, Common Starling, Common Stonechat, Rosy Starling, Common Gull, Common Gull, Hill Pigeon, White Wagtail, Vasil Bodnar: Dunlin, Dunlin, Dunlin, Little Ringed Plover, Vitalii Kazannyk: Eurasian Honey-Buzzard, Western Marsh-Harrier, Vladimir Maer: Eastern Imperial Eagle, Eurasian Hobby, Yevgen Chernolyev: Greater Spotted Eagle, European Golden Oriole, Yuriy Malkov: Common Crane, Mute Swan, Common Goldeneye, Common Shelduck.

2021-09-15. Aleksandr Krivtsov: Willow Warbler, Alexander Rogal': Sanderling, Sanderling, Carrion Crow (South Asian), Carrion Crow (South Asian), Alexander Sobolev: Red-flanked Bluetail, Alexandr Balaev: Fieldfare, Eurasian Collared Dove, Alyona Kuprieva: White Wagtail, Temminck's Stint, Common Sandpiper, Rosy Starling, Hooded Crow, Sanderling, Great Cormorant, Red-backed Shrike, Blyth's Reed Warbler, Paddyfield Warbler, Bluethroat, Yellow Wagtail, Red-backed Shrike, Grey Heron, Common Sandpiper, Hooded Crow, Andrei Petrov: Greater Ringed Plover, Red-throated Pipit, Eurasian Siskin, Yellowhammer, Marsh Warbler, Willow Tit, Western Marsh-Harrier, Barn Swallow, Northern Reed Bunting, Arctic Loon, Willow Warbler, Eurasian Siskin, Anna Golubeva: Northern Grey Shrike, Hume's Warbler, Vega Gull, Common Snipe, Pin-tailed Snipe, Black Stork, Anna Yasko: Blyth's Reed Warbler, Grey Heron, Eurasian Collared Dove, Red-backed Shrike, Common Stonechat, Red-backed Shrike, Citrine Wagtail, Ortolan Bunting, Common Chiffchaff, Eurasian Honey-Buzzard, Common Whitethroat, Common Kingfisher, Denis Voronov: Rock Pigeon, Rock Pigeon, Red-footed Falcon, Mallard, Dmitry Pozharsky: Pallid Harrier, Dmytro Petrychenko: Dalmatian Pelican, Elena Votinceva: Greater Spotted Eagle, Greater Spotted Eagle, Meadow Pipit, Ortolan Bunting, Ortolan Bunting, Common Rosefinch, Northern House Martin, Common Snipe, Common Sandpiper, Marsh Sandpiper, Fedor Sarayev: West Caspian Common Pheasant, Galina Katanova: Common Sparrowhawk, Yellowhammer, European Robin, Black-Billed Magpie, Hen Harrier, Gleb Kirillov: Black Redstart, Igor Dvurekov: Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Igor Fefelov: Black-headed Gull, Igor Sikorsky: Eurasian Whimbrel, Osprey, Eurasian Scops-Owl, Sanderling, River Warbler, Garden Warbler, Northern Wheatear, Eurasian Reed Warbler, Irina Ortik: Northern Black Grouse, Eurasian Pygmy-Owl, Bar-tailed Godwit, Northern Pintail, Sanderling, Dunlin, Common Greenshank, Osprey, Irina Romanovskaia: Common Quail, Marina Zubareva: Azure-winged Magpie, Great Cormorant, White Wagtail, Hybrid Wagtail, Grey Wagtail, Citrine Wagtail, Taiga Flycatcher, Pied Wheatear, Mallard, Black-Billed Magpie, Common Chiffchaff, Tree Sparrow, Eurasian Nuthatch, Gadwall, Marsh Tit, Taiga Flycatcher, Mallard, Hen Harrier, Eurasian Nuthatch, Gadwall, Black Kite, Maxim Lanin: European Greenfinch, Common Chiffchaff, Michael Nevski: Common Raven, Lesser Spotted Eagle, Nadia Goncharova: Pallas's Warbler, Common Treecreeper, Mallard, Natal\'ya Surovtseva: Lesser Spotted Woodpecker, Common Kingfisher, Grey Wagtail, Olga Gajduk: Wood Pigeon, Qanatbek Kenzhegulov: Grey Wagtail, Common Chiffchaff, Little Egret, Citrine Wagtail, European Golden Oriole, Red-backed Shrike, Bluethroat, Glossy Ibis, Common Buzzard, Little Egret, Great Reed Warbler, Red-backed Shrike, Booted Warbler, Common Stonechat, Osprey, Pallid Harrier, Grey Heron, Western Marsh-Harrier, Greater Flamingo, Osprey, Common Snipe, Common Snipe, Eurasian Honey-Buzzard, Western Marsh-Harrier, Eurasian Honey-Buzzard, Common Kestrel, Eurasian Honey-Buzzard, Eurasian Honey-Buzzard, Valerij Yasinsky: Eurasian Redstart, Blackcap, Red Crossbill, Barn Swallow, Little Bittern, Northern Reed Bunting, Yellowhammer, Greenish Warbler, Vladimir Maer: Upland Buzzard, Golden Eagle, Black Kite, Common Raven, Merlin, Cinereous Vulture, Steppe Eagle, Yuriy Malkov: Great White Egret, Northern Wheatear, Yury Shashenko: Lesser Short-toed Lark, Сергей Ефанов: Northern Goshawk.

2021-09-14. Aibar Magazov: Mute Swan, Common Chiffchaff, Aleksey Bolshakov: Whooper Swan, Golden Eagle, Northern Grey Shrike, Daurian Partridge, Cinereous Vulture, Tufted Duck, Alexander Sobolev: Pallas's Sea-Eagle, Alexandr Balaev: European Greenfinch, Eurasian Green Woodpecker, Andrei Petrov: Bluethroat, Siberian Jay, Eurasian Redstart, Black Scoter, Velvet Scoter, Eurasian Golden Plover, Tree Pipit, Whinchat, Andrey Borodin: Song Thrush, Common Wood Pigeon, Long-tailed Tit, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Common Redpoll, Tree Pipit, Mandarin Duck, Anna Vasilchenko: Common Starling, Common Teal, Olive-backed Pipit, Eurasian Nuthatch, Dmytro Komarovskyi: Greater Flamingo, Dmytro Petrychenko: Eurasian Stone Curlew, European Turtle Dove, Lesser Kestrel, Red-breasted Flycatcher, Osprey, Sanderling, Arctic Loon, Barnacle Goose, Common Pheasant, Long-legged Buzzard, Ruddy Shelduck, Calandra Lark, Caspian Tern, Kentish Plover, Ruddy Turnstone, Arctic Skua, Tawny Pipit, Common Crane, Grey Partridge, Hoopoe, Great White Pelican, Dalmatian Pelican, Broad-billed Sandpiper, Eurasian Golden Plover, Red-footed Falcon, Eurasian Roller, Greater Flamingo, Dunlin, Greater Ringed Plover, Bar-tailed Godwit, Elena Bobachenko: Steppe Eagle, Upland Buzzard, Crested Honey-buzzard, Booted Eagle, Hen Harrier, Arctic Loon, White-winged Scoter, Elena Votinceva: Lesser Spotted Eagle, Gleb Kirillov: Slavonian Grebe, Igor Dvurekov: Great White Egret, Ira Han: Common Chiffchaff, Northern Wheatear, European Greenfinch, Spotted Flycatcher, Temminck's Stint, Common Swift, Konstantin Gorodischenko: Peregrine Falcon, Michael Nevski: Garden Warbler, Blackcap, Natal\'ya Surovtseva: Grey Heron, Grey Wagtail, Great White Egret, Common Coot, Nataliya Kolisnichenko: Spotted Flycatcher, Nina Shteinbrenner: Black Woodpecker, European Robin, Oriental Turtle Dove, Pine Bunting, Hybrid Bunting, Little Bunting, Little Bunting, Common Chiffchaff, Daurian Redstart, Oriental Turtle Dove, Great Cormorant, Vega Gull, Eastern Marsh-harrier, Azure-winged Magpie, Brown Shrike, Richard's Pipit, Yellow-browed Warbler, Pallas's Warbler, Amur Falcon, Amur Falcon, Amur Falcon, Amur Falcon, Amur Falcon, Amur Falcon, Amur Falcon, Amur Falcon, Amur Falcon, Amur Falcon, Greater Spotted Eagle, Daurian Jackdaw, Oleg Sheremet: Northern Shoveler, Olga Nemezhikova: Tufted Duck, Roman Yaremchuk: Eurasian Whimbrel, Eurasian Whimbrel, Eurasian Curlew, Montagu's Harrier, Montagu's Harrier, Western Marsh-Harrier, Western Marsh-Harrier, Eurasian Roller, Red-necked Phalarope, Montagu's Harrier, Ruddy Turnstone, Little Egret, Caspian Gull, Siberian Stonechat, Siberian Stonechat, Eurasian Honey-Buzzard, Grey Plover, Greater Ringed Plover, Dunlin, Curlew Sandpiper, Curlew Sandpiper, Red Knot, Common Chiffchaff, Eurasian Reed Warbler, Bluethroat, Northern Goshawk, Garden Warbler, Common Moorhen, Sedge Warbler, Water Rail, Sergey Shursha: Eurasian Honey-Buzzard, Eurasian Honey-Buzzard, White Wagtail, Svetlana Vasilkova: Cinereous Vulture, Common Crane, Daurian Redstart, Marsh Tit, Coal Tit, Spotted Redshank, Hen Harrier, Grey Heron, Eastern Buzzard, Northern Pintail, Sky Lark, Black-headed Gull, Svitlana Yemelyanova: Saker Falcon, Vitalii Kazannyk: Little Bittern, Vitaliy Butko: Eurasian Hobby, Whinchat, Sand Martin, Willow Warbler, Vladimir Popenko: Goosander, Willow Tit, Crested Tit, Yevgen Chernolyev: Arctic Loon, Red-breasted Flycatcher, Pallid Harrier, Common Cuckoo, Yuriy Malkov: Ruff, Greylag Goose, Willow Warbler, Red-Necked Grebe, Common Coot, Great Crested Grebe, Tufted Duck, Yury Podverbny: European Bee-eater, European Bee-eater, Northern Shoveler, Whooper Swan, Сергей Ефанов: Brambling, Great Tit.

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recent comments


2021-09-18. to photo # 00720166101 (Pleske's Grasshopper-Warbler)

Андрей Баздырев: Толстоклювая пеночка - бровь мощная и с явной желтизной, подхвостье относительно короткое.


2021-09-18. to photo # 04420019703 (Brambling)

Александр Нефёдов: Станислав, здравствуйте! Не могли бы Вы сообщить свою почту.Александр Нефёдов, Anefyodov2007@mail.ru. Омск.


2021-09-18. to photo # 08540045501 (Ruddy Shelduck)

Ольга и Александр Немежиковы: Тот же огарь, очень нежной окраски - видимо, осеннее перо, продолжает один держаться среди смешанной стаи уток - наблюдаем птицу второй выходной [....]


2021-09-18. to photo # 08980019901 (Common Swift)

Александр Нефёдов: Александр, благодарю!


2021-09-17. to photo # 05820057701 (Dunlin)

Василь Боднар: Дякую.


2021-09-17. to photo # 05820057905 (Dunlin)

Сергій Травелян: тут також всі чорногруді


2021-09-17. to photo # 05820057804 (Dunlin)

Сергій Травелян: це також чорногрудий


2021-09-17. to photo # 04160000502 (Black Kite)

Михаил Калагин: чёрный коршун


2021-09-17. to photo # 00020000503 (Aquatic Warbler)

Ольга: Мы такую птичку подобрали на дороге, она живая, но кантуженая. Не знаем что делать. Отпустить жалко, погибнет


2021-09-17. to photo # 07780109701 (Spotted Crake)

Елена Клейменова: в самом центре города)


2021-09-17. to photo # 05690190001 (European Nightjar)

Виктория Звягинцева: К сожалению, козодой выбрал не самое удачное место для съемки - лиственницу на аллее возле резиденции президента. После 3-х кадров доблестный [....]


2021-09-17. to photo # 08980019901 (Common Swift)

Александр Кочетков: Птица была точно одна, причем судя по форме крыла (чуть чуть измененная) именно эта особь наблюдалась здесь в течение всего лета.


2021-09-17. to photo # 04160000502 (Black Kite)

Михаил Невский: не похож


2021-09-17. to photo # 08180056701 (Isabelline Shrike)

Елена Бобаченко: Спасибо большое! Похоже, все мои жуланы с тех мест буланые ))).


2021-09-17. to photo # 08710065801 (Marsh Tit)

Максим Афанасьев: Пухляк. Пропорции его.


2021-09-17. to video # 754 (Goosander)

Анна Ясько: Дружная семейка.


2021-09-17. to post # 20210914007201 (Что происходит с сайтом?)

Анна Ясько: Константин, спасибо за предложение. Тут нужен скорее бэкендер, но все равно, спасибо.


2021-09-17. to photo # 08180056701 (Isabelline Shrike)

Андрей Баздырев: Буланый


2021-09-17. to photo # 04160000201 (Common Goldeneye)

Игорь Двуреков: У нырка голова, клюв и в целом профиль другой.


2021-09-17. to photo # 04160000501 (Black Kite)

Екатерина Образцова: Вдруг подумала, а на малого подорлик он не похож?


2021-09-17. to photo # 04160000201 (Common Goldeneye)

Екатерина Образцова: А это случайно не может быть красноголовый нырок?


2021-09-17. to photo # 08710066801 (Song Thrush)

Светлана Василькова: Об окно дома убился, летел и на скорости ударился о стекло пакет второго этажа и упал замертво((


2021-09-17. to photo # 08180056701 (Isabelline Shrike)

Игорь Фефелов: На мой взгляд, буланый, бледный слишком.


2021-09-17. to photo # 08710066801 (Song Thrush)

Игорь Фефелов: Убился? Если да, то обо что именно? ландшафт бы...


2021-09-17. to photo # 00660080401 (Purple-backed Starling)

Михаил Невский: На 1-м фото не краснощекий скворец?


2021-09-17. to photo # 05820058005 (Little Ringed Plover)

Сергій Травелян: на другому і останньому фото пісочник великий, решта - пісочник малий


2021-09-17. to photo # 05820057703 (Dunlin)

Сергій Травелян: це побережник чорногрудий


2021-09-16. to photo # 08710066801 (Song Thrush)

Константин Самодуров: певчий дрозд, пестрины характерные


2021-09-16. to photo # 07160121506 (Tree Pipit)

Канатбек Кенжегулов: Спасибо


2021-09-17. to post # 20210914007201 (Что происходит с сайтом?)

Константин Романов: Понятно.Ну, если что, я готов поучаствовать в разработке сайта как фронтендер и верстальщик.


2021-09-16. to photo # 07160056101 (Willow Tit)

Максим Афанасьев: Спасибо, Игорь!


2021-09-16. to post # 20210901062502 (Ни дня без лайферов. Владивосток. Приморский край. Часть 3)

Елена Бобаченко: Спасибо!


2021-09-16. to post # 20210901062502 (Ни дня без лайферов. Владивосток. Приморский край. Часть 3)

Елена Бобаченко: А это скопировла себе ))). А вдруг...


2021-09-16. to photo # 06230149201 (Common Gull)

Валерий Богданович: Спасибо! Исправил.


2021-09-16. to post # 20210831062501 (Ни дня без лайферов)

Елена Бобаченко: Очень интересно! Вдохновляют такие истории на путешествия )))!


2021-09-16. to photo # 06230149201 (Common Gull)

Игорь Фефелов: Да. Молодая сизая. Но, да, очень темная.


2021-09-16. to photo # 06230149101 (Common Gull)

Игорь Фефелов: Растущие крайние маховые создают интересный узор.


2021-09-16. to photo # 07160056101 (Willow Tit)

Игорь Фефелов: К слову, могу посоветовать записывать аудио с любой гаички, которая издает звуки. Думаю, таким способом можно быстрее фотографирования выявить [....]


2021-09-16. to photo # 07160056101 (Willow Tit)

Игорь Фефелов: Достаточная. Для перьевой ситуации ,когда на ребрах наружных маховых вообще никаких белых каемок нет, для внутренних и такая годится ... По [....]


2021-09-16. to photo # 08180056701 (Isabelline Shrike)

Елена Бобаченко: Или буланый?


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Red-flanked Bluetail (Tarsiger cyanurus)

© Alexander Sobolev
2021-09-14
Vitebsk region



Rosy Starling (Sturnus roseus)

© Valerii Bogdanovich
2021-09-13

The 1st photo-record (plus probably the 1st record) in Buryatia.


Rufous-necked Stint (Calidris ruficollis)

© Andreyenkov Oleg and Nataly
2021-08-14

The 1st record in Novosibirsk Region (and probaby in the West Siberian plain in total).


Little Bittern (Ixobrychus minutus)

© Anna Golubeva
2021-08-29


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2021-09-12. Eurasian Green Woodpecker (Alexender Zabolotnyy).

2021-09-11. Carrion Crow (vasily malishcin).

2021-09-10. Mute Swan (Vitalii Kazannyk), Whooper Swan (Vitalii Kazannyk).

2021-09-09. Mallard (Nadia Goncharova).

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

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

2021-08-22. Gadwall (vasily malishcin).

2021-08-13. Oriental Greenfinch (Yana Pogodina), Grey Bunting (Yana Pogodina).

2021-08-07. Little Bittern (Yakov Stepanov), Wood Pigeon (vasily malishcin).

2021-08-06. Taiga Flycatcher (Yana Pogodina).

2021-08-05. Spotted Nutcracker (Yana Pogodina).

2021-08-04. Little Egret (Alexender Zabolotnyy).

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unidentified birds


2021-09-18

Альона Фоміна: Це Грицик малий чи великий?

2021-09-18

no any comments:

2021-09-17

Андрей Баздырев: Да

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