rare birds records
Blue-cheeked Bee-eater (Merops persicus)
© Alexey Zolotov
The 4th registration for Ukraine and the first registration for the Kyiv region took place at the Kiev Reservoir. The bird was discovered by Alexey Zolotov and Alexey Komarovsky.
Moustached Warbler (Lusciniola melanopogon)
© Family Kuzhel
Heorhiivka Donetsk obl.
The first meeting in the Left-Bank Ukraine.
Red Phalarope (Phalaropus fulicarius)
© Sergo Travelian
The second record for this year in Ukraine. Juvenile individual was photographed at Telbin Lake, Kyiv (North Ukraine) on 14.10.2019. This is the 21th registration for Ukraine and this is the first registration for the Kyiv region.
Red-rumped Swallow (Hirundo daurica)
© Kostiantyn Pylypiuk
The third meeting for the Azov-Black Sea region and Ukraine at all, with the exception of Island Zmijinyi and Crimean Peninsula, where this species is now nesting.
Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis)
© Vladimir Popenko
A rare type of vagrants. It is known about a dozen meetings of this specie in the country for all time of observation.