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Best photos of the month, May 2018.

Syke's Warbler | Anna Golubeva | 6

Himalayan Vulture | Askar Isabekov | 6

Himalayan Vulture | Askar Isabekov | 6

Himalayan Vulture | Askar Isabekov | 6

Glossy Ibis | Anna Golubeva | 4

Common Kingfisher | Andrey Vilyayev | 3

Crested Honey-Buzzard | Konstantin Andrussenko | 3

Himalayan Vulture | Askar Isabekov | 3

Himalayan Vulture | Askar Isabekov | 3

Big Year 2019

rare birds records


White-winged Tern (Chlidonias leucopterus)

© Fedor Karpov
2019-01-20

Fisrt winter record of White-winged Tern in Kazakhstan.


Arctic Skua (Stercorarius parasiticus)

© Ivan Bevza
2019-11-06

First record of Arctic Skua in South-Eastern Kazakhstan. Generally rare bird in inner part of continent. In Kazakhstan was recorded mostly in large lakes (in Caspian Sea near Atyrau and Mangyshlak, in Tengiz, in Aral Sea, in Telikol lakes, in road to Arnasai lake, in Chelkar lake), and also in Naurzum reserve and Chokpak ringing station.


Red-breasted Goose (Branta ruficollis)

© Ivan Bevza
2019-11-18

Two Red-brested Geese were recorded in flock of Ruddy Shelducks in Kapchagai reservoir. First record for Kapchagai, thirds one for South-Eastern Kazakhstan.


Long-tailed Tit (Aegithalos caudatus)

© Marina Gudimova
2019-11-07
Mangictauskaya oblast', g. Aktau

Second record of Long-tailed Tit in Mangyshlak peninsula. The first one was almost exactly 3 years ago at November 05, 2016 (A.Yasko, www.birds.kz).