birdwatching blogs

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

Spur-winged Lapwing (Vanellus spinosus)

© Yevgen Chernolyev
Odesa oblast

Second registration in Ukraine. The first meeting dates back to 1837, also near Odessa.

Eastern Imperial Eagle (Aquila heliaca)

© Andrew Simon
Novochornomoria, Kherson region

Rare wintering specie in the southern Ukraine.

Black Kite (Milvus migrans)

© Andrew Simon
Novochornomoria, Kherson region

Rare wintering specie in the southern Ukraine.

Wood Pigeon (Columba palumbus)

© Inna Kyselova

Rare wintering specie in Kyiv region.

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Big Year 2019

1. Travelian Sergo (125)
2. Komarovskyi Dmytro (122)
3. Pylypiuk Kostiantyn (115)
4. Chernolyev Yevgen (114)
5. Kyselova Inna (103)
6. Komarovskiy Alex (100)
7. Snitsar Oleh (100)
8. Gedziuk Vlad (94)
9. Tymkiv Polina (92)
10. Rydik Maksym (88)

unidentified birds


Петро Гринюк: Гарно є. Тоді прохання до модераторів сайту, по можливості створити сторінку: Emberiza (citrinella x leucocephala)


Петро Гринюк: У деяких бачу смугастість черева, то є гуси білолобі.


Kyrylo Gorshkov: Наявність білого дзеркальця викликає в мене підозри, що це нерозень. Чи можливо визначити вид? (вибачте, що виставляю осіннє фото навесні)


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

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