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For birds in a heavenly town

2018-03-24 | Martinson Stanislav

From the Slavic resort, it's terrible to take off, for a long time I wanted to go beyond the city, but there was not enough time. Today was the time, but I went to Raygorodok. Walking the fields abundantly covered with loose snow.He saw a lot of gray ravens, and forty. I saw pheasants for three times, but I never had the opportunity to take pictures. In the middle of the field found the bones and wings of the iceberg, judging by the fact that the bones of the whole, he became a meal for the hawk (the dog would smoke and them). There are no ice sheets on the river Kozenny Torets, so the ice skiers feel good and there are several dozens of them, such a lot of foliage (about half past one hundred days a day).There were clicks, blue tits, black thrush, plain plain (laiter), bone marrow, met with a flock of chicotnies. It was very pleasing to see the hillock black, and the white plush. Already wanted to come back, but something said that I needed to look, I could see someone. And, indeed, I [...... read more ]

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rare birds records

Blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla)

© Ivan Lavrenchuk

The first fact of bird wintering in the North Ukraine.

Rock Bunting (Emberiza cia)

© Evgeniy Man

Black Redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros)

© Vlad Gedziuk
Ozero Basiv Kut m.Rivne

Rare specie in winter in the region.

Song Thrush (Turdus philomelos)

© Olexandr Ghryb
Zhytomyr region, Romaniv district, village Myropil

May be it is first wintering bird of this specie in the region and one of some registration in winter for the North Ukraine.

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Big Year 2018

supported by

1. Burkovsky Oleksandr (155)
2. Kodrul Yuriy (151)
3. Raldugina Oksana (143)
4. Chernolyev Yevgen (121)
5. Komarovskyi Dmytro (115)
6. Gedziuk Vlad (111)
7. Repin Andrii (109)
8. Komarovskiy Alex (107)
9. Sevidov Viktor (106)
10. Pavlenko Elena (91)


unidentified birds


Олег Марцун: Не могу с уверенностью сказать, что птица одна и та же, так как на локации находилось несколько белоголовых чаек.


Oleg F: нижняя птица больше по общему "габитусу" напоминает конька, но не видно однозначных признаков. Достоверно не определить.


Oleg F: я не рискнул бы однозначно определять по нечеткому силуэту


Oleg F: качество фото не позволяет достоверно определить вид, но однозначно один из двух обычных - теньковка/весничка.

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