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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

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.

Woodchat Shrike (Lanius senator)

© Kostiantyn Pylypiuk

In general, ше is a rare bird for the country. Occurs during spring migrations in the Northwest Black Sea region.

Spur-winged Lapwing (Vanellus spinosus)

© Yevgen Chernolyev
Odesa oblast

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

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Big Year 2019

1. Komarovskyi Dmytro (198)
2. Chernolyev Yevgen (197)
3. Pylypiuk Kostiantyn (195)
4. Travelian Sergo (189)
5. Kyselova Inna (186)
6. Sheremet Oleg (176)
7. Komarovskiy Alex (155)
8. Snitsar Oleh (147)
9. Martsun Oleg (146)
10. Petrovych Serhii (139)

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Петро Гринюк: + за попелюхів


Петро Гринюк: Тут однозначно не визначити. На фото представник із очеретянок Acrocephalus sp. По місцю фотогравуванні, датам та біотопам цих ділянок можна сказати,


Кирило Горшков: І на інших фото також?

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