unidentified birds

2014-09-19 | | Uri Muhin

2016-05-03 | Novoyavorovsk, Livovska oblast. | Oksana Raldugina

2017-06-30 | | Ivan Lavrenchuk

2018-01-12 | Kharkiv | Kyrylo Gorshkov

Big Year 2018

1. Dmytro Komarovskyi (44)
2. Andrew Simon (35)
3. Elena Pavlenko (31)
4. Inna Kyselova (28)
5. Yuriy Kodrul (26)

rare birds records

White-winged Crossbill (Loxia leucoptera)

© Viktorija Ostrovska
Berezne, Rivne region

A rare type of vagrants. It was registered mainly in the northwestern part of the country. It is known only a few meetings.

Greater Flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus)

© Viacheslav Kaistro

Rare flying bird on the territory of Ukraine. In recent decades, the frequency of meetings has increased - since the beginning of the century, more than 20 registrations of species in the country. The closest known breeding grounds are in Turkey.

Mediterranean Gull (Larus melanocephalus)

© Alexey Zolotov

A rare type of vagrants in the nothern regions of Ukraine.

Mediterranean Gull (Larus melanocephalus)

© Olexandr Ghryb
Zhytomyr region, Chudniv district, near the village of Krasnohirka

A rare type of vagrants. Possibly it is the first meeting with this specie in Zhytomyr region.

Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis)

© Maxim Yakovlev

A rare type of vagrants. It is known about a dozen meetings of this specie in the country for all time of observation.

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recent video

2018-01-09. Common Teal (Andrew Simon).

2017-12-30. Mistle Thrush (Ivan Lavrenchuk).

2017-12-22. Fieldfare (Andrew Simon).

2017-12-21. Hooded Crow (Ivan Lavrenchuk).

2017-12-12. White-Backed Woodpecker (Ivan Lavrenchuk).

2017-12-03. Eurasian Jay (Andrew Simon), Common Sparrowhawk (Ivan Lavrenchuk), Thrush Nightingale (Ivan Lavrenchuk).

2017-10-30. Syrian Woodpecker (Darya Tereshchenko).

2017-10-29. Eurasian Nuthatch (Yakov Stepanov).

2017-10-26. Common Cuckoo (Yakov Stepanov).

2017-10-25. Black-headed Bunting (Darya Tereshchenko).

2017-10-24. Fieldfare (Darya Tereshchenko).

2017-09-22. Lesser Spotted Eagle (Andrew Simon), Ring Ouzel (Andrew Simon).

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