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Kentish Plover (Charadrius alexandrinus)

© Kostiantyn Pylypiuk

2021-01-21
Kuyalnytsky estuary, Odesa region



Few irregular wintering species in the Azov-Black Sea region. The third observation at the Kuialnytskyi lyman.

Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax)

© Oleksander Oliinyk

2021-01-14
Полтава



Probably the first winter observation outside the Azov-Black Sea region, where the species regularly winters mainly in the deltas of large rivers. 2 birds have been observed in Poltava since December 23.

Red-flanked Bluetail (Tarsiger cyanurus)

© Sergii Kaminskyi

2021-01-11
Новомосковск Днепропетровская область Украина



The first confirmed observation in Ukraine.

Pied Flycatcher (Ficedula hypoleuca)

© Mykola Moroz

2020-12-06



The first observation in Ukraine in the winter.

Pallas's Warbler (Phylloscopus proregulus)

© Yuriy Kodrul

2020-10-17
Odessa Oblast, city of Chornomorsk



A rare vagrant species. Observations are known on Zmiiny Island in the 1980s and 2008, and in Odesa in 2016.<br>The bird was found by K. Pylypiuk.

Red Phalarope (Phalaropus fulicarius)

© Yevgen Chernolyev

2020-10-17
Odesa



A rare vagrant species. This autumn it was observed twice in Odesa region: on October 17 on Luzanivsky beach in Odesa by Yevhen Chernolev, on November 1 in the lower part of the Tнligul estuary, the bird was found by Olena Fomina. 22nd and 23rd observations of the species in Ukraine.

Great Skua (Stercorarius skua)

© Sergo Travelian

2020-10-19
Kyiv Reservoir



The first photo of the species in Ukraine, the second observation for the Kyiv region and the sixth in the country as a whole.

Lesser Kestrel (Falco naumanni)

© Yuriy Kodrul

2020-10-03
Kherson Oblast



A rare migratory species in Ukraine, in the Crimea it nests irregularly. The second registration in Ukraine during the year (the first meeting on 15.08.2020, one bird was observed by M. Sakh near the village of Kyrylivka, Zaporizhia region).

 Yellow-browed Warbler (Phylloscopus inornatus)

© Kostiantyn Pylypiuk

2020-10-03



Regular vagrant species. At least 20 registrations are known, mostly from Odesa region. This year 10 observations: in Odesa region - on September 26 near the village of Chabanka (P. Panchenko), on September 27 in Bilyaivsky forestry near the village of Troitske and on October 3 in the town of Chornomorsk (K. Pylypyuk), on October 7 in the village of Nadlymanske (K. Pylypyuk and Y. Kodrul) October 18 in Odessa (O. Burkovsky); October 4 in the Dnipropetrovsk region in the Samara forest (O. Nastachenko); in the Mykolayiv region on October 10-11 and October 18 in the village of Chornomorka (probably the same bird) and on October 19 near the town of Ochakiv - K. Redinov

Black-winged Pratincole (Glareola nordmanni)

© Yevgen Chernolyev

2020-08-22
Kherson oblast



Rare vagrant. During August 2020, several observers were noted in the Kherson region. The first observation on August 9, 2020 by Oleksandr Burkovsky, Yevhen Chernolyev, Tetiana Chernolyeva and Nicola Zmievskiy.

Amur Falcon (Falco amurensis)

© Maria-Adel Bradbeer

2020-08-04
Dnipro



The first observation for Ukraine and yhe 17-th for Western Palearctic. The Bird was photographed by Maria-Adel Bradbeer over the city of Dnipro.

Blue-cheeked Bee-eater (Merops persicus)

© Marach Igor

2020-07-03



The fifth confirmed observation in Ukraine and the second in a row in the Kyiv region (the previous one took place on November 15, 2019 at the Kyiv reservoir).

Egyptian Vulture (Neophron percnopterus)

© Andrey Mis\'kov

2020-06-13



Rare vagrant. Over the last 10 years, it has been observed in Odesa, Sumy, Dnipropetrovsk, Cherkasy regions and the Crimea.

Spur-winged Lapwing (Vanellus spinosus)

© Maxim Yakovlev

2020-05-28
Lake Katlabuh, Odessa region



Rare vagrant species. The Third observation in Ukraine and the third within the Odesa region. Previous observations took place in 1837 and 2019. The Bird was found by M. Yakovlev and O. Haidash.

Greenish Warbler (Phylloscopus trochiloides)

© Pavel Panchenko

2020-05-28
Odesa region, Yuzhy tawn.



A rare migratory bird in the south of Ukraine. The first observation in Odesa region.

Siberian Stonechat (Saxicola maurus)

© Nikola Zmievskiy

2020-05-27
Berislav district. Kherson region.



The Westernmost observation and the first on the territory of the Right Bank steppe in the nesting season, a brood was observed. Actively settles in the western direction, the nearest known places of regular nesting are in the south of the Kherson region.

Blyth's Reed Warbler (Acrocephalus dumetorum)

© Natalia Honcharyk

2020-05-26



Rare migratory and nesting bird in northern Ukraine. The third observation in 2020 for the country and the first from Kyiv region (also observed by V. Kazannyk in Sumy region and I. Kozytsky in Kharkiv region).

Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis)

© Family Kuzhel

2020-05-11
Heorhiivka, Donetsk obl.



Vagrant species, a known case of nesting in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea. From 2018 on the mainland the species is observed annually.

Greater Flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus)

© Yevgen Chernolyev

2020-05-04
Odesa oblast



Rare vagrant species. The first observation at the Tylihulskyi lyman. A flock of 5 birds was observed by Pavlo Panchenko near the village of Koshary on May 3. On May 2, Dmytro Milyutin photographed another flock of 16 birds near the village of Kayiry.

Eastern Subalpine Warbler (Sylvia cantillans)

© Eleonora Sindeyeva

2020-04-17
Dnipro, Peremoga-6, prospekt Geroyiv



A Rarе bird from the Mediterranian area. More than ten observations are known for the south of Ukraine (including unpublished ones). The first observation for the Dnipropetrovsk region.

Eastern Bonelli's Warbler (Phylloscopus orientalis)

© Kostiantyn Pylypiuk

2020-04-18
Odesa Region, Ovidiopol District, SW of the Dobrooleksandrivka village



The second observation for the Odesa Region and the second observation in Ukraine (for the taxon Ph.orientalis).

Rustic Bunting (Emberiza rustica)

© Igor Kozytsky

2020-02-16
Kharkivs'rf obl., Mala Rohan', Rohanka river



Rare vagrant and wintering visitor. Just over ten observations are known in Ukraine.

Squacco Heron (Ardeola ralloides)

© Maxim Yakovlev

2020-01-11
lake Kugurlui, Odessa region



The first registration of species in Ukraine by winter season. The bird was observed by Maksym Yakovlev and Kostiantyn Pylypiuk.

Hume's Leaf Warbler (Phylloscopus humei)

© Kostiantyn Pylypiuk

2020-02-05



This is the 4th registration in Ukraine and 4th registration for the Odesa region. The 2nd winter observation.

Black-eared Wheatear (Oenanthe hispanica)

© OLENA FOMINA

2019-05-11
Genicheskaya Gorka.



It is a rare vagrant species in Ukraine. There is evidence of nesting of the species in the south of the Crimean peninsula.

Lesser Short-toed Lark (Alaudala heinei)

© Jurii Moskalenko

2019-11-26
Yahorlyk Kut peninsula. Kherson region



Gray lark is a species of uncertain status. There is no reliable breeding data for the last 35 years. Single reliable observations available during migration and wintering.

Little Bunting (Emberiza pusilla)

© Jozef Sas

2019-09-22
Tyligul, Odesa region



A rare vagrant bird for the fauna of Ukraine. The second reliable observation for the Odessa region and the Northwest Black Sea region. The bird was discovered by Polish animation photographers Józef Szołtun, Krzysztof Merski (aka Josef Sas), Paweł Makarewicz and Witold Lisicki in the lower lane of Tylihulskyi lyman.

Blue-cheeked Bee-eater (Merops persicus)

© Alexey Zolotov

2019-11-15
Kyiv



The 4th confirmed registration in Ukraine and the first for the Kyiv region took place at the Kyiv Reservoir. The bird was discovered by Oleksiy Zolotov, Oleksiy Komarovskyi and Vakhtang Kipiani.

Moustached Warbler (Lusciniola melanopogon)

© Family Kuzhel

2019-07-13
Heorhiivka Donetsk obl.



The first prooved observation in the Left-Bank Ukraine.

Red Phalarope (Phalaropus fulicarius)

© Sergo Travelian

2019-10-14
Kyiv



The second record for 2019 year in Ukraine. Juvenile individual was photographed at Telbin Lake, Kyiv (North Ukraine) on October, 14. This is the 21th registration for Ukraine and this is the first registration for the Kyiv region. The first bird this year was observed on August 22, in the lower part of the Tylihulskyi lyman by P. Panchenko and O. Formaniuk.

Red-rumped Swallow (Cecropis daurica)

© Kostiantyn Pylypiuk

2019-04-26



The third observation for the Azov-Black Sea region and Ukraine at all, with the exception of Zmijinyi Island and Crimean Peninsula, where this species is now nesting.

Cattle Egret (Bubulcus ibis)

© Vladimir Popenko

2019-04-30



A rare vagrant species. In total, about ten observations are known for the country. <br>Since 2018 it is observed annually.

Woodchat Shrike (Lanius senator)

© Kostiantyn Pylypiuk

2019-04-28



In general, a rare bird for the country. Observed during spring migrations in the North-Western Black Sea coast.

Spur-winged Lapwing (Vanellus spinosus)

© Yevgen Chernolyev

2019-04-07
Odesa oblast



Second registration in Ukraine. The first observation dates back to 1837, also near Odessa. The bird was observed by Tetiana Zhezheria, Oleg Chernolyev, Oleksandr Burkovsky and Eugene Chernolyev.<br>The first photo of the species in Ukraine.

Eastern Imperial Eagle (Aquila heliaca)

© Andrew Simon

2019-02-11
Novochornomoria, Kherson region



Rare wintering specie in the southern Ukraine.

Black Kite (Milvus migrans)

© Andrew Simon

2019-02-11
Novochornomoria, Kherson region



Rare wintering specie in the southern Ukraine.

Wood Pigeon (Columba palumbus)

© Inna Kyselova

2019-01-13



Rare wintering specie in Kyiv region.

Bluethroat (Luscinia svecica)

© Oleg Martsun

2018-12-23



Rare wintering specie in the northern regions of the country.

Blackcap (Sylvia atricapilla)

© Ivan Lavrenchuk

2018-03-04
Novograd-Volynski



The first fact of bird wintering in the North Ukraine.

Rock Bunting (Emberiza cia)

© Evgeniy Man

2018-01-08



One of the few registrations of the species in Ukraine. The birds wintered in Uzhhorod.


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