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2021-09-23. Irina Romanovskaia: Bluethroat, Black-throated Accentor, Pjotr Trommel: Great Crested Grebe, Barn Swallow, Western Marsh-Harrier, Northern Pintail, Pied Avocet, Black-tailed Godwit, Northern Shoveler.

2021-09-20. Nurzhan Alymkanova: Cinereous Vulture.

2021-09-19. Pjotr Trommel: Common Stonechat.

2021-09-18. Pjotr Trommel: White Wagtail, Northern Pintail, Grey-headed Goldfinch, Isabelline Shrike, Common Starling, Little Grebe, Common Greenshank, Red-necked Phalarope.

2021-09-15. Irina Romanovskaia: Common Quail.

2021-09-13. Irina Romanovskaia: Northern Wheatear, Sanderling, Black-tailed Godwit, Ruff, Ruddy Shelduck, Common Greenshank, Northern Shoveler.

2021-09-12. Pjotr Trommel: Northern Pintail.

2021-09-09. Irina Romanovskaia: Indian Sparrow, Rock Sparrow, Tree Sparrow, Corn Bunting, Oriental Turtle Dove, Common Starling, Black-breasted Tit, European Bee-eater, Eurasian Roller, Long-tailed Shrike, Great Cormorant, Common Moorhen, Black-crowned Night Heron.

2021-09-08. Pjotr Trommel: Yellow Wagtail, Common Sandpiper, White Wagtail, Common Snipe, Temminck's Stint, Lesser Short-toed Lark, Little Ringed Plover, Black-headed Gull.

2021-09-07. Irina Romanovskaia: Common Stonechat, Water Pipit, Black-tailed Godwit, Isabelline Shrike, Little Stint, Wood Sandpiper, Dunlin, Little Ringed Plover, Terek Sandpiper, Sanderling, Ruff, Black-winged Stilt, Crested Lark, Wallcreeper, Philippe Campeau: Eurasian Curlew, Terek Sandpiper, Ruff, Temminck's Stint, Little Stint, Common Redshank, Eurasian Curlew, Black-tailed Godwit, Barbary Falcon, Common Tern, Mallard, Northern Pintail, Common Pochard, Black-Necked Grebe.

2021-09-05. Philippe Campeau: Eurasian Wryneck, Grey-necked Bunting, Guldenstadt's Redstart, Wallcreeper, Himalayan Vulture.

2021-09-04. Philippe Campeau: Red-necked Phalarope, Ruff, Temminck's Stint, Wood Sandpiper, Northern Lapwing, Yellow Wagtail, Hoopoe, Spotted Flycatcher.

2021-09-02. Murat Jumashev: Common Mynah.

2021-08-27. Pjotr Trommel: Red-necked Phalarope, Spotted Flycatcher, Eurasian Golden Plover.

2021-08-24. Aziza Abdurakhmanova: Brown Accentor, Ruff, Crested Honey-Buzzard, Eurasian Dipper, Eastern Rock Nuthatch, Montagu's Harrier, Common Greenshank, Lesser Whitethroat, Pygmy Cormorant, Meadow Bunting, Mongolian Finch, Common Oystercatcher, Grey Plover, Red-crested Pochard, Curlew Sandpiper, Short-eared Owl, Great Grey Shrike, White-winged Snowfinch, Solitary Snipe, Tufted Duck, Paddyfield Warbler, White-tailed Sea-Eagle, Viacheslav Prudskikh: Turkestan Shrike, Black-headed Gull.

2021-08-22. Pjotr Trommel: Crested Honey-Buzzard, Yellow-billed Chough, Crested Honey-Buzzard.

2021-08-19. Pjotr Trommel: Booted Eagle, Black-breasted Tit, Eversmann's Redstart.

2021-08-16. Pjotr Trommel: Spotted Flycatcher, Green Sandpiper, Cetti's Warbler, Greenish Warbler, Mallard.

2021-08-13. Pjotr Trommel: Turkestan Shrike, European Bee-eater, Greenish Warbler.

2021-08-11. Philippe Campeau: Asian Paradise Flycatcher.

2021-08-09. Pjotr Trommel: Barn Swallow.

2021-08-08. Pjotr Trommel: Little Bittern, Common Kingfisher.

2021-08-07. Murat Jumashev: Guldenstadt's Redstart, Grey-headed Goldfinch.

2021-08-06. Katherine Hall: Hoopoe, Lammergeier, Murat Jumashev: Mute Swan.

2021-08-05. Katherine Hall: Common Rosefinch, Eurasian Dipper, Red-fronted Serin, Oriental Turtle Dove, Hoopoe, Isabelline Wheatear, Turkestan Shrike, Masked Wagtail, Eurasian Collared Dove, Turkestan Shrike, Northern Wheatear, Masked Wagtail, Black Kite, Citrine Wagtail, Rook, Tree Sparrow, Eurasian Linnet, Grey Wagtail, Common Rosefinch, Grey-headed Goldfinch, Northern Wheatear, Himalayan Vulture, Spotted Nutcracker, Great Crested Grebe, Tawny Pipit, Chukar Partridge, Green Sandpiper, Golden Eagle, Turkestan Shrike, Grey-necked Bunting, Common Tern.

2021-08-01. Paul van Els: Pallas's Grasshopper Warbler, Pjotr Trommel: Northern House Martin, Griffon Vulture.

2021-07-31. Pjotr Trommel: Eurasian Crag Martin, Montagu's Harrier, Red-billed Chough, European Bee-eater, Short-toed Snake-Eagle, Egyptian Vulture, Booted Eagle, Turkestan Shrike, Masked Wagtail, Citrine Wagtail, Brown Dipper.

2021-07-28. Murat Jumashev: Ruddy Shelduck.

2021-07-27. Katherine Hall: Grey Wagtail, Common Stonechat, Lammergeier, Eversmann's Redstart, Common Sandpiper, Common Rosefinch, Common Rosefinch, Sulphur-bellied Warbler, Mistle Thrush, Pied Bushchat, Philippe Campeau: Pallas's Grasshopper Warbler, Himalayan Rubythroat, Hill Pigeon, Whooper Swan, Common Crane, Black Stork, Ibisbill, Common Redshank, Sand Martin, Eurasian Crag Martin, Northern House Martin, Golden Eagle, Eurasian Dipper, Hodgson's Rosefinch, Brandt's Rosefinch, White-winged Snowfinch, Common Rosefinch, Common Whitethroat, Greenish Warbler, Hume's Warbler, Songar Tit.

2021-07-26. Murat Jumashev: Gadwall.

2021-07-20. Katherine Hall: Ruddy Shelduck, Eurasian Linnet, Horned Lark, Isabelline Wheatear, Guldenstadt's Redstart, Citrine Wagtail, Common Redshank, Eurasian Linnet, Citrine Wagtail, Guldenstadt's Redstart, Guldenstadt's Redstart, Black Redstart, Hoopoe, Common Kestrel, Sky Lark, Black Kite.

2021-07-18. Katherine Hall: Guldenstadt's Redstart, Horned Lark, White-winged Snowfinch, Northern Wheatear, Common Starling.

2021-07-16. Pjotr Trommel: Clamorous Reed Warbler.

2021-07-09. Pjotr Trommel: Gull-billed Tern, Eurasian Hobby, Black-headed Gull, Ruff, Marsh Sandpiper, Black Tern, Little Ringed Plover, Collared Pratincole, Black-winged Stilt, Common Sandpiper, Curlew Sandpiper, Little Stint, Caspian Gull, Little Tern, Garganey.

2021-07-05. Pjotr Trommel: Eurasian Crag Martin, Golden Eagle, Common Sparrowhawk.

2021-07-01. Pjotr Trommel: Barn Swallow, Great Cormorant, Common Cuckoo, Great Crested Grebe, Ruddy Shelduck, Spotted Redshank, Turkestan Shrike, Black-winged Stilt.

2021-06-30. Irina Romanovskaia: Golden Eagle, Horned Lark, Northern Wheatear, Wallcreeper.

2021-06-29. Irina Romanovskaia: Isabelline Wheatear, Great Tit, Rock Bunting, Common Whitethroat, Common Stonechat, Long-legged Buzzard, Eurasian Crag Martin, Laughing Dove, Northern Lapwing, Curlew Sandpiper, Lesser Sand Plover, Kentish Plover, Whooper Swan, Black-tailed Godwit, Temminck's Stint, Common Redshank, Hoopoe, Masked Wagtail, Common Crane, Common Rosefinch, Common Kestrel, Coal Tit, Tree Pipit, Common Treecreeper, Greenish Warbler, Black Redstart, Brown Dipper, Red-fronted Serin, Red-billed Chough, Eurasian Collared Dove, Paddyfield Warbler, Ruddy Shelduck, Temminck's Stint, Chukar Partridge, Mongolian Finch, Common Stonechat, Long-legged Buzzard, Syke's Warbler, Barn Swallow, Common Swift, Spotted Flycatcher, Grey Wagtail, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Blue Whistling Thrush, Rock Bunting, Common Rosefinch.

2021-06-28. Irina Romanovskaia: Turkestan Shrike.

2021-06-23. Aziza Abdurakhmanova: Caspian Gull, Common Chaffinch, Common Buzzard, Curlew Sandpiper, Eurasian Dipper, Goldcrest, Golden Eagle, Lesser Sand Plover, Grey Plover, Montagu's Harrier, Rock Pigeon, Himalayan Snowcock, Hooded Crow, Common Kingfisher, Long-tailed Rosefinch, Meadow Bunting, Merlin, Common Nightingale, Spotted Nutcracker, Osprey, Little Stint, Rufous-tailed Rock Thrush, Terek Sandpiper, White-tailed Sea-Eagle, White-winged Tern, Cetti's Warbler, Greenish Warbler, Eurasian Siskin, Himalayan Vulture, Lammergeier, Mongolian Finch, White-winged Grosbeak, Red-mantled Rosefinch, Solitary Snipe, Songar Tit, Wallcreeper, Yellow-breasted Tit.

2021-06-19. Myrzabek Ozubekov: Blue Rock Thrush, Pjotr Trommel: Common Starling, Pale Sand Martin.

2021-06-18. Pjotr Trommel: Turkestan Shrike, Eurasian Collared Dove, Sand Martin, Isabelline Wheatear, Black-Billed Magpie, Northern Wheatear, Azure Tit, Indian Sparrow, Spanish Sparrow, Eurasian Jackdaw, Rock Sparrow.

2021-06-14. Aziza Abdurakhmanova: Syke's Warbler, Northern House Martin, Black Stork, Egyptian Vulture, White-capped Bunting, Upcher's Warbler, Nurzhan Alymkanova: Common Kestrel, Red-headed Bunting, Rock Sparrow, Blue-capped Redstart, Grey Wagtail, Blue-capped Redstart, Blue Whistling Thrush, Rosy Starling, Greenish Warbler, Tree Sparrow.

2021-06-07. Gulbara Omorova: Common Kingfisher, Eurasian Roller.

2021-06-06. Pjotr Trommel: European Turtle Dove, Mistle Thrush.

2021-06-05. Pjotr Trommel: Blue Whistling Thrush.

2021-06-04. Myrzabek Ozubekov: Bluethroat, Rufous-tailed Rock Thrush, Common Rosefinch.

2021-06-01. Pjotr Trommel: Hoopoe, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Eurasian Roller, European Bee-eater, Eurasian Hobby, Rosy Starling, European Turtle Dove, Glossy Ibis, Red-headed Bunting, Ruddy Shelduck, Oriental Turtle Dove, Common Kestrel, Western Marsh-Harrier, Black-crowned Night Heron, Masked Wagtail, Lesser Grey Shrike, Little Bustard, Spanish Sparrow, Northern Lapwing, Calandra Lark, European Bee-eater, Black-Billed Magpie, Glossy Ibis, Eurasian Hobby.

2021-05-30. Aziza Abdurakhmanova: Indian Golden Oriole, Red-rumped Swallow, Common Raven, Horned Lark, Spotted Redshank, Lesser Grey Shrike, Ibisbill, Himalayan Rubythroat, Water Pipit, Yellow-billed Chough, Red-billed Chough, Rock Bunting, Red-fronted Serin, Eurasian Redstart, Hume's Whitethroat, Himalayan Rubythroat, Himalayan Accentor, Brown Accentor, Coal Tit, Black Redstart, Hodgson's Rosefinch, Tawny Pipit, Eurasian Hobby, Common Whitethroat, Long-tailed Shrike, Common Rosefinch, Common Starling, Western Grasshopper Warbler, Booted Eagle, Gulbara Omorova: Ruddy Shelduck, Nurzhan Alymkanova: Great Crested Grebe, Grey Heron, Black-crowned Night Heron, Common Kingfisher, Common Coot, Eurasian Hobby, Little Bittern, Lesser Grey Shrike, Long-tailed Shrike, Clamorous Reed Warbler, Clamorous Reed Warbler, Blyth's Reed Warbler, Common Cuckoo.

2021-05-29. Gulbara Omorova: Little Owl.

2021-05-27. Pjotr Trommel: Common Coot.

2021-05-26. Gulbara Omorova: Eurasian Linnet, European Bee-eater, Pjotr Trommel: European Greenfinch.

2021-05-25. Pjotr Trommel: Long-tailed Shrike, Common Cuckoo, Common Sparrowhawk, Black-crowned Night Heron, Black Tern, Azure Tit, Common Nightingale, Little Bittern.

2021-05-21. Pjotr Trommel: Clamorous Reed Warbler.

2021-05-17. Nurzhan Alymkanova: White-Winged Woodpecker.

2021-05-14. Aziza Abdurakhmanova: Glossy Ibis, Nurzhan Alymkanova: Isabelline Wheatear, Masked Wagtail, Black-Billed Magpie, Rogers Rogers: Blyth's Reed Warbler.

2021-05-13. Aziza Abdurakhmanova: Booted Warbler.

2021-05-12. Aziza Abdurakhmanova: Collared Pratincole, Black-tailed Godwit, Wood Sandpiper, Black-headed Wagtail, Collared Pratincole.

2021-05-10. Philippe Campeau: Little Bustard, Common Kingfisher, Rufous-tailed Rock Thrush, European Bee-eater, Isabelline Wheatear, Red-headed Bunting, Shikra, Lesser Grey Shrike, Rosy Starling, Barn Swallow, Crested Honey-Buzzard, Pjotr Trommel: White-winged Tern, Little Tern, Paddyfield Warbler, Common Cuckoo, Common Sandpiper, Wood Sandpiper, Ruff, Common Snipe, Temminck's Stint, Little Bustard, Little Bustard, Rosy Starling, Indian Golden Oriole, Shikra, Eurasian Roller, Eurasian Jackdaw, Common Kingfisher, Spanish Sparrow, Red-headed Bunting, Isabelline Wheatear, Turkestan Shrike, Rufous-tailed Rock Thrush, Glossy Ibis, Ruddy Shelduck, Calandra Lark, Eurasian Hobby, European Bee-eater, Lesser Grey Shrike, Chukar Partridge, Oriental Turtle Dove.

2021-05-09. Aziza Abdurakhmanova: White-Winged Woodpecker, Little Tern, Black Tern, Temminck's Stint, Little Tern.

2021-05-07. Philippe Campeau: Sulphur-bellied Warbler, Oriental Turtle Dove, Great White Egret, Calandra Lark, Common Nightingale, Eurasian Redstart, Common Sandpiper, Western Marsh-Harrier, Pied Wheatear, Red-headed Bunting, Eurasian Roller, Common Stonechat.

2021-05-06. Aziza Abdurakhmanova: Black-crowned Night Heron, Barred Warbler, Grey-necked Bunting, Lesser Whitethroat, Common Stonechat, Corn Bunting, Red-headed Bunting, Rosy Starling, Eurasian Roller, European Bee-eater, Myrzabek Ozubekov: Glossy Ibis, Little Bustard, Great White Egret.

2021-05-05. Irina Romanovskaia: Northern Wheatear, Pjotr Trommel: Red-rumped Swallow.

2021-05-04. Philippe Campeau: Little Bustard, Glossy Ibis, Rufous-tailed Rock Thrush, Shikra, Eurasian Hobby, Common Kestrel, Rosy Starling, Oriental Turtle Dove, Lesser Whitethroat, Paddyfield Warbler.

2021-05-03. Aziza Abdurakhmanova: Rosy Starling, Black-breasted Tit, Laughing Dove, Citrine Wagtail, Mute Swan, European Greenfinch, Hume's Warbler, House Sparrow, Brown Dipper, Blue Whistling Thrush, Blue-capped Redstart, Hume's Warbler, Grey Wagtail, Common Snipe, Western Marsh-Harrier, Spanish Sparrow, Clamorous Reed Warbler, Shikra, Barn Swallow, European Bee-eater, Turkestan Shrike, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Eurasian Roller, Sulphur-bellied Warbler, Ferruginous Duck, Great White Egret, Black-Necked Grebe, Whooper Swan, Pjotr Trommel: Heuglin's Gull.

2021-04-30. Pjotr Trommel: Western Marsh-Harrier, Barn Swallow, Eurasian Roller, Northern Lapwing, Black Kite, Black-winged Stilt, Tree Pipit, Great Crested Grebe, Common Stonechat, Common Tern, Black Tern, Corn Bunting, Long-tailed Shrike.

2021-04-28. Pjotr Trommel: Crested Lark, Barn Swallow, Hoopoe, Masked Wagtail.

2021-04-27. Irina Romanovskaia: Eurasian Jackdaw, Pied Wheatear, Grey Wagtail, Barn Swallow, Rock Sparrow, Water Pipit, Corn Bunting, Common Oystercatcher, Mistle Thrush, Long-legged Buzzard, Hodgson's Rosefinch, Booted Eagle, Eversmann's Redstart, Common Pheasant, Ruddy Shelduck, Common Crane, Hen Harrier, Eurasian Linnet, Black Stork, Common Crane, Green Sandpiper, Common Buzzard, Oriental Turtle Dove, Common Snipe, Common Sandpiper, Great Crested Grebe, Sand Martin, Citrine Wagtail, Mute Swan, Gadwall, Long-eared Owl, Black Kite, Common Kestrel.

2021-04-25. Aziza Abdurakhmanova: Eurasian Jackdaw, Grey Wagtail, Common Greenshank, Common Stonechat, White-crowned Penduline Tit, Azure Tit, Wood Pigeon, Oriental Turtle Dove, Black-Billed Magpie, Eversmann's Redstart, Black-throated Accentor, Common Chaffinch, Long-legged Buzzard, Golden Eagle, Common Kestrel, White-browed Tit-Warbler.

2021-04-24. Aziza Abdurakhmanova: Grey Heron, Common Moorhen, Common Coot, Great Crested Grebe, Green Sandpiper, Black-headed Gull, Northern Shoveler, Common Sandpiper, Common Swift, Black-winged Stilt, Garganey, Little Ringed Plover, Alpine Swift, Common Cuckoo, Rook, Common Tern, Great Cormorant, Mallard, Common Teal, Western Marsh-Harrier, Eurasian Wigeon, Eurasian Curlew, Gadwall, Pjotr Trommel: Wood Pigeon, Common Sparrowhawk, Hume's Warbler.

2021-04-23. Pjotr Trommel: Western Marsh-Harrier, Great Crested Grebe, Garganey, Caspian Gull.

2021-04-22. Aziza Abdurakhmanova: Crested Lark, Eurasian Goldfinch, Carrion Crow, White Wagtail, Black Kite, Eurasian Linnet, Common Chiffchaff, Common Mynah, Eurasian Blackbird, Great Tit, Mistle Thrush, Myrzabek Ozubekov: Water Pipit, Black-winged Stilt, Eurasian Wigeon, Garganey, Lesser Kestrel, Northern Lapwing.

2021-04-21. Philippe Campeau: Glossy Ibis, Green Sandpiper, Common Kestrel, Common Pheasant, Great Crested Grebe, Turkestan Shrike, Caspian Gull, Western Marsh-Harrier, Common Moorhen, Northern Wheatear, Red-rumped Swallow, Ruddy Shelduck, Tree Pipit, Wood Pigeon, Common Greenshank.

2021-04-20. Aziza Abdurakhmanova: Bluethroat, White Stork, Northern Wheatear, Tree Sparrow, Common Sparrowhawk, Brandt's Rosefinch, Pine Bunting, Little Owl, Northern Reed Bunting, Hoopoe, Black-throated Thrush, Common Pheasant, Chukar Partridge, Demoiselle Crane, Guldenstadt's Redstart, Mistle Thrush, Masked Wagtail, Isabelline Shrike, Ruddy Shelduck, Northern Lapwing, Eurasian Collared Dove, Corn Bunting, Sky Lark, Cinereous Vulture, Black-Billed Magpie, Northern Wheatear, Guldenstadt's Redstart, Demoiselle Crane, Common Redshank, Pallas's Gull, Isabelline Wheatear, Rock Sparrow, Steppe Eagle.

2021-04-17. Nurzhan Alymkanova: Black-headed Wagtail, Common Chiffchaff, Grey Heron, Black Kite, White-crowned Penduline Tit, Black-Billed Magpie, Little Ringed Plover, Caspian Gull, Northern Shoveler, Black-headed Gull, Gadwall, Great Crested Grebe, Black-winged Stilt, Rock Pigeon, Northern Lapwing, Common Chiffchaff, Pjotr Trommel: White-Winged Woodpecker, Great Tit, Black-Billed Magpie.

2021-04-13. Elvira Gazieva: Citrine Wagtail, Great Grey Shrike, Isabelline Shrike, Garganey, Mute Swan, Common Chiffchaff, Common Redshank, Isabelline Shrike, Mallard, Common Coot, Great Cormorant, Common Redshank, Hen Harrier, Northern Reed Bunting, Northern Shoveler, Northern Pintail, Little Ringed Plover, Common Teal, Northern Lapwing, Pjotr Trommel: House Sparrow, Tree Sparrow.

2021-04-11. Irina Romanovskaia: Eurasian Linnet, Little Ringed Plover, Kentish Plover, Black-tailed Godwit, Northern Pintail, Ruddy Shelduck, Whooper Swan, Gadwall, Western Marsh-Harrier, Pjotr Trommel: Green Sandpiper, Lesser Kestrel.

2021-04-10. Myrzabek Ozubekov: Common Redshank, Common Redshank, Common Coot.

2021-04-09. Irina Romanovskaia: Northern Shoveler, Black-Necked Grebe, Black-winged Stilt, Bluethroat, Black-throated Thrush, Pjotr Trommel: Corn Bunting, Sky Lark, Citrine Wagtail, Alpine Swift.

2021-04-08. Philippe Campeau: Pied Wheatear, Pied Wheatear, European Greenfinch, Isabelline Shrike, Grey-headed Goldfinch, Pine Bunting, Common Starling, Common Sparrowhawk, Cinereous Vulture, Short-toed Snake-Eagle, Pjotr Trommel: Eurasian Blackbird, Azure Tit, Common Moorhen, Common Chiffchaff, Grey Wagtail, Little Grebe.

2021-04-07. Philippe Campeau: Black Redstart, Blue-capped Redstart, Eversmann's Redstart, Wallcreeper, Grey Wagtail, European Greenfinch.

2021-04-06. Irina Romanovskaia: Common Kestrel, Common Chiffchaff, Grey Wagtail, Black Kite, Eurasian Wigeon, Garganey, Myrzabek Ozubekov: Hoopoe, Long-eared Owl, Common Moorhen, Pjotr Trommel: Common Chiffchaff, Grey Heron, Common Teal.

2021-04-05. Myrzabek Ozubekov: Northern Shoveler, Black Redstart, Philippe Campeau: Bluethroat, Alpine Swift, Griffon Vulture, Himalayan Vulture, Common Raven, Isabelline Shrike, Calandra Lark, Black Redstart, Corn Bunting, Desert Wheatear, Rock Bunting, Eurasian Linnet, Pjotr Trommel: Pied Avocet, Peregrine Falcon, Great Cormorant.

2021-04-04. Philippe Campeau: Osprey, Greater Spotted Eagle, Peregrine Falcon, Black Kite, Pallas's Gull, Pied Avocet, Black-tailed Godwit, Common Snipe, Black-winged Stilt, Common Redshank, Little Ringed Plover, Great Crested Grebe, Gadwall, Garganey, Grey Heron, Hoopoe, Common Chiffchaff, Pied Wheatear, Isabelline Shrike, Heuglin's Gull, Common Swift, Pjotr Trommel: Black Kite, Black-headed Gull, Masked Wagtail, White Wagtail, Isabelline Shrike, Pallas's Gull, Black-throated Thrush, Common Snipe, Black-tailed Godwit, Black-winged Stilt, Greater Spotted Eagle, Osprey, Northern Shoveler, Northern Lapwing, Mallard, Gadwall, Garganey, Eurasian Wigeon, Common Redshank, Bluethroat, Red-crested Pochard, Citrine Wagtail, Pied Wheatear, Alpine Swift, Barn Swallow, Common Swift, Hoopoe, Little Ringed Plover.

2021-04-02. Nurzhan Alymkanova: Tree Sparrow, Turkestan Tit, Common Starling, European Greenfinch, Eurasian Collared Dove, Philippe Campeau: Turkestan Shrike, Eurasian Redstart, Tree Sparrow, Brambling, Common Chaffinch.

2021-04-01. Philippe Campeau: Tawny Owl, Tawny Owl, Bar-tailed Treecreeper, Blue-capped Redstart, Yellow-breasted Tit, Alpine Accentor, Himalayan Accentor, Wallcreeper, Blue Whistling Thrush.

2021-03-31. Philippe Campeau: Egyptian Vulture, Common Oystercatcher, Osprey, Little Ringed Plover, Bluethroat, Common Redshank, Great Cormorant, Grey Heron, Black-headed Gull, Common Teal, Garganey, Northern Shoveler, Common Stonechat, Lesser Whitethroat, Citrine Wagtail, Eurasian Wigeon, Isabelline Wheatear, Masked Wagtail, White Wagtail, Common Chiffchaff, Cinereous Vulture, Griffon Vulture, Steppe Eagle.

2021-03-27. Elvira Gazieva: Eurasian Dipper, Black-Billed Magpie, Eurasian Goldfinch, Grey-headed Goldfinch, Cinereous Vulture, Irina Romanovskaia: Isabelline Wheatear, Nurzhan Alymkanova: Peregrine Falcon.

2021-03-25. Irina Romanovskaia: Common Redshank, Northern Reed Bunting.

2021-03-21. Irina Romanovskaia: Rock Bunting.

2021-03-20. Irina Romanovskaia: Red-fronted Serin, Azure Tit, Eversmann's Redstart, Great Cormorant, Northern Pintail, Red-crested Pochard.

2021-03-19. Irina Romanovskaia: Bearded Tit, Caspian Gull, Citrine Wagtail, Northern Pintail, Ruddy Shelduck, Common Shelduck, Gadwall, Common Redshank, Water Pipit.

2021-03-16. Viacheslav Prudskikh: Common Buzzard.

2021-03-15. Viacheslav Prudskikh: Common Moorhen, Mallard.

2021-03-14. Viacheslav Prudskikh: Common Cuckoo.

2021-03-13. Viacheslav Prudskikh: Masked Wagtail, Grey-headed Goldfinch, Eurasian Roller, Spotted Flycatcher, Black-Billed Magpie, Rook, Great Tit, Mistle Thrush, Common Mynah, House Sparrow, Common Sparrowhawk, Rock Pigeon.

2021-03-11. Viacheslav Prudskikh: Black-breasted Tit.

2021-03-10. Irina Romanovskaia: Crested Lark, Eurasian Blackbird, House Sparrow.

2021-03-09. Elvira Gazieva: Masked Wagtail, Irina Romanovskaia: Ferruginous Duck, Common Pochard, Eversmann's Redstart, Black-Necked Grebe.

rare birds records


Black-Bellied Sandgrouse (Pterocles orientalis)

© Myrzabek Ozubekov
2020-05-24
Kochkor

The first photo registration of a Black-Bellied Sandgrouse on birds.kg.


Long-legged Buzzard (Buteo rufinus)

© Askar Isabekov
2020-03-14
Bishkek

Very rare or probably unique case of nesting of Long-legged Buzzards in the center of large city.


Red-throated Thrush (Turdus ruficollis)

© Irina Romanovskaia
2020-03-01

Third record of Red-throated Thrush in Kyrgyz Republic. First one was shot at March 22, 1958 in valley of At-Bashi river (Yanushevich et al, 1960). Second record of Red-throated Thrush was at February 10, 2002 near Ananievo village, coast of Issyk-Kul lake (Kulagin, 2009). Basing in this records Red-throated Thrush was included to checklist of birds of Kyrgyz Republic with a status of vagrant bird (Toropova, Kulagin, 2006).

Торопова В.И., Кулагин С.В. Третий систематический список птиц Кыргызстана// Selevinia, 2006. – С. 44-54.
Янушевич А.И., Тюрин П.С., Яковлева И.Д., Кыдыралиев А., Семёнова Н.И. 1960. Птицы Киргизии. Фрунзе, 2: 1-272.


Snow Pigeon (Columba leuconota)

© Fedor Shakula
2015-07-11
Zaalaisky ridge, altitude 3800 m

Rare record and first photo-record of Snow Pigeon in Kyrgyzstan. Most recent records of Snow Pigeon are related to summer of 1985, when E.D.Shukurov during 5 days found 4 Pigeons in mountains of Alai ridge, and 3 ones in north slope of Chonalai ridge. Birds were observed in altitude 3000-3330 m. Nest with eggs was found by E.D.Shukurov at June 14, 1985 in canyon of northern slope of Chonalai ridge in altitude 3200 m. In Zaalai ridge S.V.Kulagin observed Snow Pigeon several years ago in Ichke Suu, close to Lenin Peak area, but he couldn't take photo of bird.

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2017-11-16. Black-breasted Tit (Ivan Turkovskiy).

2017-09-05. Little Owl (Ivan Turkovskiy), Common Kingfisher (Ivan Turkovskiy).

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Ирина Романовская: Снимала на закате. Пустынная каменка?

2021-09-07

Philippe Campeau: Наверное чернеть (а то гнездящих в Сон Куле, мне интересно), но... Может быть даже Морская чернеть? У самки много белый вщзле клюва, но я не очень [....]

2021-09-03

Machiel Valkenburg: Looks almost good for a Great Knot :)

2021-08-24

Андрей Баздырев: Озёрная чайка

2021-08-24

Андрей Баздырев: Зелёная пеночка

more unidentified birds...