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Savi's Warbler (Locustella luscinioides)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov

2019-07-22
North Osetia, Kardzhin



First record for Osetia

Syrian Woodpecker (Dendrocopos syriacus)

© Khasan Zhurtov

2019-07-18
Maiskiy, KBR



First record for Kabardino-Balkaria

Red-footed Falcon (Falco vespertinus)

© serg silan

2019-07-10



The species has been practically extinct in Irkutsk Region. The first photo-record in the region.

Ferruginous Duck (Aythya nyroca)

© Khasan Zhurtov

2019-07-14
Mayskiy, KBR



First nesting record for Kabardino-Balkaria

Lesser Sand Plover (Charadrius mongolus)

© Igor Latysh

2019-06-02



The 2nd record in Krasnoyarsk Kray.

Eurasian Reed Warbler (Acrocephalus scirpaceus)

© Pavel Karplyuk

2017-08-18
AK Dolina Svobodu



In the south of the Western Siberia, a rare species with insufficiently known limits of its range.

Black Lark (Melanocorypha yeltoniensis)

© Aleksandr Gontcharov

2018-08-07



The first summer find in Altaiski Kray from 1960s.

Bearded Tit (Panurus biarmicus)

© Dmitry Dubikovskiy

2018-09-01
KO, Ivanovo-Rodionovskiy



The 1st photo-record in Kemerovo Region.

Swan Goose (Anser cygnoides)

© Igor Latysh

2019-05-04



A rare vagrant in Krasnoyarski Kray (usually appears in this status in the Minusinsk depression only).

Mongolian Accentor (Prunella koslowi)

© David Khaydarov

2010-05-31
Tyva Republic, Erzinsky district, southern shore of Tore-Khol' lake



The first record in Russia.

Ferruginous Duck (Aythya nyroca)

© Anna Golubeva

2019-05-31



The 1st photo-record of the species in Republic of Altai.

Little Bustard (Tetrax tetrax)

© Denis Zhbir

2019-05-11



Rare non-annual bird species of the Altai Territory.

Lesser Whitethroat (Sylvia curruca)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov

2019-05-24
North Osetia, Matsuta



Second record in North Osetiya

Bearded Tit (Panurus biarmicus)

© Vyacheslav Yusupov

2019-06-16
Urazovka



Second record in Nizhny Novgorod region

Pied Flycatcher (Ficedula hypoleuca)

© Victor Natykanets

2019-05-22
Bratsk, Irkutsk region



The 2nd encounter in Irkutsk Region.

Long-billed Plover (Charadrius placidus)

© Anna Vasilchenko

2019-05-01
Alexandrovsky Zavod, Zabaikalsky Krai



The first registration of this species in the Transbaikalia and in Zabaikal'ski Krai.

Yellow Bunting (Ocyris sulphuratus)

© Tamara Pryadun

2019-05-04




Black-headed Bunting (Granativora melanocephala)

© Tamara Pryadun

2019-05-05
Solyonoe lake, Nakhodka city, Primorsky Krai




Harlequin Duck (Histrionicus histrionicus)

© Maria Demina

2019-04-17



The 2nd registration and the 1st photo record in the south of Krasnoyarsk Kray.

Sooty Fox Sparrow (Passerella unalaschcensis)

© Anatolii Khodakov

2019-03-09
Island Russian



First registration in Primorsky Krai.

Semipalmated Plover (Charadrius semipalmatus)

© Valery Shokhrin

2018-07-18
Prymorsky kray, Lazovsky rayon, Proselochnay bay




Godlewski's Bunting (Emberiza godlewskii)

© Andreyenkov Oleg and Nataly

2018-10-20



The second registration in the Novosibirsk region

Amur Falcon (Falco amurensis)

© Andreyenkov Oleg and Nataly

2017-06-30



The first breeding record and the 4th record of this species in Tyva.

Eurasian Dipper (Cinclus cinclus)

© Andreyenkov Oleg and Nataly

2019-01-06



The first confirmed find of this species on Novosibirsk Region.

Golden-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia atricapilla)

© Valery Shokhrin

2019-02-26
Prymorsky kray, Lazovsky rayon, Preobrajenie




Fieldfare (Turdus pilaris)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2019-02-08
Bodaibo, Irkutsk region



The first mass wintering in Eastern Siberia to the north of lake Baikal. Hundreds of birds were observed.

Red-throated Thrush (Turdus ruficollis)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2019-02-08
Bodaibo, Irkutsk region



The northernmost wintering of this species. Birds were recorded in the north of the nesting area.

Smew (Mergellus albellus)

© Vladimir Pankratov

2019-02-28
Biysk Altai Krai



A very rare wintering species in Altai region. It has been registered since 2016. This winter meeting is the third in Western Siberia.

Redwing (Turdus iliacus)

© Vadim Ivushkin

2019-02-15
Sludyanka, Baikal reg.



The second winter record of this species in the Baikal region.

Redwing (Turdus iliacus)

© Mihail Ivanov

2016-12-03



The first winter record of this species in the Baikal region.

Black-throated Accentor (Prunella atrogularis)

© Sergey Ogleznev

2019-02-02
Yagodnoe, Magadanskaya oblast




White-cheeked Starling (Sturnus cineraceus)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2016-04-26
Vitimsky nature reserve, Northern Transbaikalia



A rare spring migrant. To the North of lake Baikal it is noted only in valleys of lake Oron and the Vitim river.

Calandra Lark (Melanocorypha calandra)

© Nina Shteinbrenner

2019-01-26
Kemerovskaya oblasy, Polomoshnoe



Very rare bird species in Siberia. The first meeting in the Kemerovo region and the first photo registration in Siberia.

Great Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2016-06-09
Vitimsky nature reserve, Northern Transbaikalia



One of the northernmost flights in the Lena river basin. The bird of this species was also recorded in 2015 on the Vitim river near the mouth of the Amalyk river.

Mew Gull (Larus canus)

© Valerii Bogdanovich

2019-01-22



The first photo-record for the wintering in Buryatia.

Eurasian Jackdaw (Corvus monedula)

© Maxim Afanasiev

2019-01-19



The second official meeting in Yakutia.
First: In May 2006, at the Chabda meteorological station (south-eastern margin
Yakutia) one jackdaw was spotted with a flock of rooks. This jackdaw, according to local residents, has been kept alone since September last year.

Ivory Gull (Pagophila eburnea)

© Dmitry Nizovtsev

2016-07-30
Bely Island, YNAO.



Third observation on Beliyu Island

Eurasian Eagle-Owl (Bubo bubo)

© Anastasia Lozovskaya

2018-12-28
Tyumen region, Tyumen



Photofact of Eagle Owl observation in Tyumen

Gadwall (Anas strepera)

© Igor Fefelov

2018-12-23
Irkutsk



The first winter record of this species on "cold wintering" sites of ducks on the Angara River. Probably, a very late brood.

Brambling (Fringilla montifringilla)

© Maksim Mitropolskiy

2018-01-14
Tyumen region, Tyumen



One of the first winter observation of Brumbling in Tyumen region

River Warbler (Locustella fluviatilis)

© Anastasia Klueva

2017-07-15
Kemerovo region, Krapivinsky district, Biological station Azhendarovo



The first record of this species in Kemerovo Region.

Marsh Warbler (Acrocephalus palustris)

© Valery Shokhrin

2018-09-26
Prymorsky kray, Lazovsky rayon, Proselochnay river



The first registration in the Far East.

Lesser Short-toed Lark (Calandrella rufescens)

© Mishail Belousow

2018-10-31



The first meeting in Tomsk region, and the first photo registration in West Siberia.

Lesser Short-toed Lark (Calandrella rufescens)

© Nadezhda Orlova

2018-11-05
Altai region, Smolensk district



The first photo registration in Altai Krai, and the second photo registration in West Siberia.

Ivory Gull (Pagophila eburnea)

© Denis & Raisa Sayfutdinov

2018-11-16
Irkutsk city, Irkutsk region



A rare vagrant in the southern Siberia. The fourth record for the Baikal region, and the third one for Irkutsk Region.

Citrine Wagtail (Motacilla citreola)

© Andrey Fedotov

2017-04-24
Primorsky Krai, Nakhodka



Rare vagrant (migrant) species for Primorsky Krai

Steppe Eagle (Aquila nipalensis)

© Mishail Belousow

2018-05-13



The second registration in Tomsk Region.

Desert Wheatear (Oenanthe deserti)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2014-10-13
Vitim river near the Delyun-Uran rapid, Northern Transbaikalia



The first meeting in the Irkutsk region.

Large-billed Crow (Corvus macrorhynchos)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2016-04-29
Vitimsky nature reserve, Northern Transbaikalia



The second meeting and the first photo registration of this species in Transbaikalia and Siberia.

Oriental Turtle Dove (Streptopelia orientalis)

© Radik Kutushev

2015-06-10



First photo record of Oriental Turtle Dove in Tatarstan.

Common Shelduck (Tadorna tadorna)

© Alexander Yakovlev

2018-07-01
Yamal Yamal-Nenets autonomous region



Too far to the North!

Yellow-breasted Bunting (Emberiza aureola)

© Mariya Lupinos

2018-05-22



One of the first obserwation in region for last 20 years!

White-headed Duck (Oxyura leucocephala)

© Mariya Lupinos

2018-08-26
Tyumen region, Sladkovsky district, lake Solyonoe (Tavolzhan)



Few number of breeding birds in southern part on Tyumen region

Lanceolated Warbler (Locustella lanceolata)

© Galina Katanova

2017-06-23
Vologda region, Vozhegodsky district



Rare record of lanceolated warbler in Vologodskaya oblast.

Red-flanked Bluetail (Tarsiger cyanurus)

© Galina Katanova

2018-09-22
Vologodskaya oblast, Vozhegodsky raion



Rare (probably first) record in Vologodskaya oblast.

Purple Sandpiper (Calidris maritima)

© Vyacheslav Zametnya

2018-10-07
Leningrad region, Bolshaya Izhora.



First record in Leningrad Oblast. Many times recorded in neighbor regions: in Pskov Oblat [Zarudny, 1910], Estonia [Mank, 1970], central Finland [Lilja, 1964], Karelia [Neifeld, 1970].

Demoiselle Crane (Anthropoides virgo)

© Luiza Mardonova

2017-05-25
Tyumenskaya oblast, Berdyuzhsky District, Lake Kushluk



Very rare found on the far south of the region

Pallas's Rosefinch (Carpodacus roseus)

© Dmitry Porshnev

2016-10-22
Yalutorovsk



Rare species on the South of ourregion. One of the few photos.

European Bee-eater (Merops apiaster)

© Luiza Mardonova

2017-08-19
Tyumenskaya oblast, Uporovskiy district, surroundings of the village of Kizak



First record in Tyumen region in August 2017

Oriental Greenfinch (Chloris sinica)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2018-06-12
Bodaibo, Irkutsk region



The first meeting in northern Trans-Baikal area and in Irkutsk region.

Black-winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov

2018-07-22
North Osetia, Kardzhin



First nesting record for Osetia

Pallas's Sea-Eagle (Haliaeetus leucoryphus)

© Andreyenkov Oleg and Nataly

2018-06-23
The bridge over the river Charysh



The 2nd photo-confirmed record in Russia in the last 50-60 years.

Eurasian Spoonbill (Platalea leucorodia)

© Igor Fefelov

2018-06-10
Selenga River delta, Kabansk District, Buryatia



A rare vagrant in Buryatia. The 2nd confirmed record in the
Selenga delta, and the first one for a group of birds.

Little Owl (Athene noctua)

© Andreyenkov Oleg and Nataly

2017-08-02



Very rare breeding bird in Novosibirsk region.

Arctic Tern (Sterna paradisaea)

© Mishail Belousow

2018-06-01



A rare vagrant in the continental Western Siberia.

White-naped Crane (Grus vipio)

© Maxim Afanasiev

2018-05-28
Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Suntarsky ulus, village Suntar



The 2nd encounter in Yakutia.

Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus)

© Irina Malykina

2018-05-23
Vladivostok




Olive-backed Pipit (Anthus hodgsoni)

© Alexandr Masalev

2018-04-26
Kostroma




Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata)

© Valerii Bogdanovich

2018-04-26
Buriatia, ivolginski raion, Beloe lake.



A rare vagrant for Buryatia.

White-tailed Lapwing (Vanellochettusia leucura)

© Igor Torgachkin

2018-04-20
Sudzhukskaya lagoon, Novorossiysk, Krasnodar Krai.



The first record in the Krasnodarsky krai

Red-rumped Swallow (Hirundo daurica)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2013-06-04
Vitimsky nature reserve, Northern Transbaikalia



A rare vagrant in the northeastern Transbaikalia.

Eurasian Blackbird (Turdus merula)

© Mishail Belousow

2018-04-08




Black Lark (Melanocorypha yeltoniensis)

© Nikita Yablokov

2018-04-07
Krasnoyarsk region



The first record in Krasnoyarsk Krai and in the southcentral Siberia.

White-winged Lark (Melanocorypha leucoptera)

© Evgeniy Sofronov

2018-04-05




Black-capped Kingfisher (Halcyon pileata)

© Irina Malykina

2017-05-10
Vladivostok




Calandra Lark (Melanocorypha calandra)

© Mikhail Kalagin

2018-03-25



The first record in the Ulyanovsk region.

Short-eared Owl (Asio flammeus)

© Marina Zubareva

2018-01-11
Irkutsk



A very rare wintering speies in Irkutsk Region; the first photo record.

Gyrfalcon (Falco rusticolus)

© Ilya Sukhov

2018-03-11
Altaisky Krai, Shelabolikha



The first photo-record with the sufficient quality for Altai Krai.

Gyrfalcon (Falco rusticolus)

© Mishail Belousow

2018-02-23



The first photo-record of this species in Tomsk Region.

Stock Pigeon (Columba oenas)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2017-09-19
Vitimsky nature reserve, Northern Transbaikalia




Thick-billed Warbler (Phragamaticola aedon)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2017-06-11
Bodaibo, Irkutsk region



A find of a breeding birds to the north of the well-known continuous border of the range

Bearded Tit (Panurus biarmicus)

© Andrey Vyalkov

2018-02-10
Vladivostok



The second registration in Primorsky Krai.

Japanese Thrush (Turdus cardis)

© Dmitry Korobov

2010-05-02
Japanese Sea




Red-flanked Bluetail (Tarsiger cyanurus)

© Julia Buyanova

2017-09-23
Meshchera National Park, Vladimir Region




Dark-eyed (Oregon) Junco (Junco oreganus)

© Maksim Antipin

2016-02-11
Chukotskiy AO, Provideniya




Thayer's Gull (Larus thayeri)

© Yuri Artukhin

2015-01-25
The Sea of Okhotsk




Daurian Jackdaw (Corvus daurica)

© Konstantin Samodurow

2017-04-02



A very rare vagrant in Tomsk Region, the first photo-record.

Rustic Bunting (Ocyris rusticus)

© Khasan Zhurtov

2018-01-08
Nalchik, KBR




Siberian Accentor (Prunella montanella)

© Alexandr Kochetkov

2018-01-02
g. Novosibirsk



The first winter record of this species in Novosibirsk Region.

Amur White Wagtail (Motacilla alba leucopsis)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2014-04-29
Vitimsky nature reserve, Northern Transbaikalia



Motacilla alba leucopsis. Vagrant subspecies in Eastern Siberia

Asiatic Dowitcher (Limnodromus semipalmatus)

© Maxim Afanasiev

2013-05-25



A very rare vagrant in Yakutia.

Eurasian Golden Plover (Pluvialis apricaria)

© Maxim Afanasiev

2017-05-21



A vagrant record in the western Yakutia (probably the first find in this area).

Common Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs)

© Maxim Afanasiev

2017-06-23



The fourth record in Yakutia.

Pied Avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta)

© Maxim Afanasiev

2015-06-05



Very rare vagrant in Yakutia.

Slavonian Grebe (Podiceps auritus)

© Khasan Zhurtov

2017-11-26
Bylyn,KBR



First record for Kabardino-Balkaria

Oriental Pratincole (Glareola maldivarum)

© Dmitry Korobov

2007-06-24
Primorskiy Kray



Rare passage species

White-breasted Waterhen (Amaurornis phoenicurus)

© Valery Shokhrin

2013-08-22
Prymorskykray, Lazovsry rayon, selo Glazkovka



Rare passage species

Black Drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus)

© Valery Shokhrin

2015-10-22
Prymorsry kray, Lazovsry rayon, buhta Petrova



Rare passage species

Savannah Sparrow (Passerculus sandwichensis)

© Sergey Lakomov

2017-11-20
Severo-Kurilsk.Paramushir



Vagrant North American species to the North of the Kuril Islands

Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola)

© Alexander Perevozov

2012-03-15
Kronotsky Reserve, Kamchatka



Rare passage species from North of America

White-necked Petrel (Pterodroma cervicalis)

© Dmitry Korobov

2014-10-18
Sahalin



The first registration of White-necked Petrel Pterodroma cervicalis in territorial waters of Russia

White-cheeked Starling (Sturnus cineraceus)

© Tatyana Archimaeva

2010-06-19
r.Cheder, Tuva



A rare vagrant in Tuva.

Rosy Starling (Sturnus roseus)

© Tatyana Archimaeva

2015-06-10
Chadanskiy ugol'nyi razrez, Dzun-Khemchikskiy r-n, Tuva



Very rare species in Tuva.

Ashy Drongo (Dicrurus leucophaeus)

© Dmitry Korobov

2011-06-07
Primorskiy Kray



First record for Russia

Saunders's Gull (Larus saundersi)

© Dmitry Korobov

2011-04-29
Primorsky Krai



Rare, occasionally species.

Red Collared-dove (Streptopelia tranquebarica)

© Dmitry Korobov

2013-12-04
Primorsky Krai



A rare record. For Primorye, the sign is slightly more than 10 meetings since 1876.

Yellow-bellied Tit (Parus venustulus)

© Victoria Kharchenko

2016-07-19
Ussuri Reserve



The second meeting in Russia (out of three). The first registration was in the Amur Region (Muravyovka). The third registration was also in Primorye.

Meadow Pipit (Anthus pratensis)

© Mihail Ivanov

2017-10-07



A very rare vagrant for Irkutsk Region.

Plumbeous Water Redstart (Rhyacornis fuliginosus)

© Natalia Shaburova

2013-10-06
Pokoyniki bay, Lake Baikal, Baikali-Lenski NR, Olkhon District, Irkutsk Region



The first confirmed record in Russia.

Chinese Pond-heron (Ardeola bacchus)

© Natalia Shaburova

2009-06-28
Pokoyniki bay, Lake Baikal, Baikali-Lenski NR, Olkhon District, Irkutsk Region



The 3rd record for Lake Baikal, and the 2nd - for Irkutsk Region.

Relict Gull (Larus relictus)

© Dmitry Korobov

2017-11-04
Primorsky Krai



Second record for Primorksiy kray

Mountain Hawk-Eagle (Nisaetus nipalensis)

© Dmitry Korobov

2017-04-03
Primorskiy Kray



Rare nesting species of the Far East

Savannah Sparrow (Passerculus sandwichensis)

© Maksim Antipin

2017-06-20
108 km to Peard Bay, Chukchi sea



Rare record northamerican sparrow in Russia territory

Lesser Yellowlegs (Tringa flavipes)

© Ekaterina Khudyakova

2016-07-19
Ust'evoe, Kamchatka



Rare record american shorebird to Kamchatka

White-crowned Sparrow (Zonotrichia leucophrys)

© Dmitry Korobov

2014-02-10
Primorsky Krai



Rare record north american species for Far East Russia

Laughing Dove (Streptopelia senegalensis)

© Nina Shteinbrenner

2017-03-23
Hakasija



Presumably, the first record of this species in Khakasia.

Grey-capped Woodpecker (Dendrocopos canicapillus)

© Vasiliy Dugintsov

2015-12-02
Amurskaya oblast, Blagoveschensk



Rare (3th) record for Amur region

Yellow Bittern (Ixobrychus sinensis)

© Yuri Gluschenko

2016-07-09
Primorskyi kray, Khasan



Yet another proof for Yellow bittern nesting in Primorye

White-breasted Waterhen (Amaurornis phoenicurus)

© Alexey Antonov

2008-04-27
Amur region, Khingan Nature Reserve, Lebedinoe lake



Rare records for Amur region

Eurasian Blackbird (Turdus merula)

© Tatiana Semenova

2016-09-17



The first record in Buryatia. The point if it mighr belong to the eastern form T. (merula) mandarinus is being discussed.

Blyth's Pipit (Anthus godlewskii)

© Yuri Gluschenko

2015-05-18
Bolshoi Pelis Is.



Second record Blyth's pipit for Far East Russia

Grey-headed Lapwing (Microsarcops cinereus)

© Ilya Ukolov

2016-06-03
Primorsky kray, Khasan region



Rare visitor for Russia

Spoon-billed Sandpiper (Eurynorhynchus pygmeus)

© Nikolay Yakushev

2017-06-02
Meynypilgyno, Chukotka




Eastern White Egret (Casmerodius modestus)

© Vladimir Arkhipov

2015-06-19
Kurilskoe Lake, Kamchatka, Russia



Об этом залёте восточной белой цапли на Камчатку и других интересных находках подробнее здесь

Black-footed Albatross (Phoebastria nigripes)

© Evgeny Mamaev

2017-07-06
Commander I., Commander Islands Nature and Biosphere Reserve



Quite rare for the Commander Islands waters

Fairy Pitta (Pitta nympha)

© Yuri Gluschenko

2015-05-20
Bolshoy Pelis island



Firds record for Russia

Long-billed Dowitcher (Limnodromus scolopaceus)

© Alexandr Masalev

2017-09-25




Upland Buzzard (Buteo hemilasius)

© Vladislav Zhizhkov

2017-09-16
Altai



The 3rd documented record for Altai Province. Also, very rare vagrant on plain parts of this region.

Great White Egret (Casmerodius albus)

© Vadim Ivushkin

2017-05-19
Res. Buryatia



Sixth species registration in Buryatia. In total, there are 10 meetings of this species in the Baikal area. In Buryatia 3 - for the second half of the 20th century. At the beginning of the 21st century: in the Irkutsk region 3, in Buryatia - 3. In 2017, two registrations (in Western and Southern Buryatia). Data on materials Yu.I. Melnikov (2016).

Yellow-billed Loon (Gavia adamsii)

© Anna Golubeva

2017-07-13




Slender-billed Gull (Larus genei)

© Igor Fefelov

2017-06-11
Selenga River delta, Kabansk District, Buryatia



The 2nd registration in the Selenga River delta. In total, only about ten records is known in the Eastern Asia east from the breeding range of this species.

Great Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo)

© Aleksandr Gontcharov

2017-05-13



The first observation in Kemerovo Region after 1926.

Sociable Lapwing (Chettusia gregaria)

© Nadezhda Orlova

2015-04-20
Sychevka, Altai Krai



The first photo record of this species for the eastern part of Altaiski Krai.

White-tailed Lapwing (Vanellochettusia leucura)

© Mikhail Kalagin

2017-04-15



New species for Ulyanovsk region

Little Grebe (Tachybaptus ruficollis)

© Valerii Bogdanovich

2017-05-12
Buryatia. Selenginsky region, Gusinoe lake.



A rare vagrant in Transbaikalia. First foto-proof for Republic of Buryatia. These birds may be arrived migrants or may have spent winter in the open water close to the electric plant.

Purple Sandpiper (Calidris maritima)

© Igor Torgachkin

2017-03-14
City Novorossiysk, Krasnodar region, Sudzhukskaya lagoon.



The second year of observations purple sandpiper in Novorossiysk (the first meeting was in 2016 in the same place), made by a number of observers.

Pomarine Skua (Stercorarius pomarinus)

© Ilya Ukolov

2014-10-04
Moscow region



rare record in Moskow region

Wood Pigeon (Columba palumbus)

© Sofia Buntovskaya

2016-01-23
Listvyanka, Irkutsk Oblast', Lake Baikal



A rare vagrant in the southern part of the Lake Baikal area. The first wintering trial.

White-winged Crossbill (Loxia leucoptera)

© Evgeniy Sofronov

2017-02-04



New species for Ulyanovsk region

White-winged Crossbill (Loxia leucoptera)

© Mikhail Kalagin

2017-02-04



New species for Ulyanovsk region

Greater Sand Plover (Charadrius leschenaultii)

© Igor Torgachkin

2016-04-23
City Novorossiysk, Krasnodar region, Sudzhukskaya lagoon.



Greater Sand Plover was observed and photographed at 23rd of April 2016 in Novorossisk city, on the coast of Sudzhuk gulf, by birdwatcher I.P.Torgachkin. It is new vagrant species to Krasnodarsky krai, North Caucasus.

Twite (Acanthis flavirostris)

© Evgeniy Sofronov

2014-03-05



First record for Ulianovsk region

Japanese Waxwing (Bombycilla japonica)

© Yuri Karpov

2012-10-12
Slyudyanka, Irkutsk Region



A rare record much west from the species range.

Booted Eagle (Hieraaetus pennatus)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2016-05-12
Vitimsky nature reserve, Northern Transbaikalia



Rare vagrant in northern Trans-Baikal area

Red-breasted Goose (Branta ruficollis)

© Radik Kutushev

2015-04-19



The first photo record of Red-breasted Goose in Republic of Tatarstan.

Oriental Turtle Dove (Streptopelia orientalis)

© Mikhail Kalagin

2016-08-23
Ulyanovsk



Rare (probably first) record of Oriental Turtle Dove in Ulyanovskaya oblast.

Yellow-browed Warbler (Phylloscopus inornatus)

© Radik Kutushev

2016-09-17
Troitsky village, Nizhnekamsk district, Tatarstan



During autumn migration rarely recorded in Tatarstan mostly in northern part of Republic.

Common Chaffinch (Fringilla coelebs)

© Konstantin Samodurow

2015-12-22



Reliable winter photo registration in the Tomsk region. Earlier, finches were observed several times in last days of November, but the nature of their further staying remained in question.

Common Cuckoo (Cuculus canorus)

© Alexandr Belyaev

2016-08-06
Altajskij kraj, Kosihinskij r-n, p. Ukrainskij



A host of this Cuckoo fledgling is Grasshopper Warbler. An occasional nest paratisism by Cuckoo on this species, which is not mentioned in the known list of Cuckoo's host species.

Siberian Accentor (Prunella montanella)

© Dmitry Golyshev

2016-09-24
Chernaya Reka, Kareliya



Rare

Pallas's Warbler (Phylloscopus proregulus)

© Anna Golubeva

2016-11-05
Krasnodar region, Russia



First record for Krasnodar region

Eurasian Collared Dove (Streptopelia decaocto)

© Yuri Karpov

2016-10-21
Slyudyanka, Irkutsk Region



The first record of this species in Irkutsk Region.

Black Redstart (Phoenicurus ochruros)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2016-05-02
Vitimsky nature reserve, Northern Transbaikalia



The northeasternmost registration of this species in the East Siberia. It's also interesting the birds seems to belong to the western subspecies gibraltariensis.

Isabelline Wheatear (Oenanthe isabellina)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2016-05-02
Vitimsky nature reserve, Northern Transbaikalia



The North recording in Eastern Siberia

Eurasian Spoonbill (Platalea leucorodia)

© Vadim Ivushkin

2016-10-22
Irkutsk



The bird was found in the suburban of Irkutsk on 22 October 2016. A very rare vagrant in Irkutsk Region (the thirg record since 1950s).

Red-crested Pochard (Netta rufina)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov

2016-06-28
North Osetia



First nesting record for Osetia

Western Grasshopper Warbler (Locustella naevia)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov

2016-07-20
North Osetia, Arf-arik



First nesting record for Osetia

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybrida)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov

2016-07-21
North Osetia, Chikola



New species for Osetia

Demoiselle Crane (Anthropoides virgo)

© Mishail Belousow

2016-05-14



The first fotoregistraciâ for Tomsk oblast

Dalmatian Pelican (Pelecanus crispus)

© Valeriya Nikiforova

2016-04-27
Ibresinskiy r-on, reka Xoma, Chuvashia



First record for Chuvashia

Black-winged Stilt (Himantopus himantopus)

© Radik Kutushev

2015-05-20



First oficial record for Tatarstan

White Stork (Ciconia ciconia)

© Valeriya Nikiforova

2014-05-03
Burnarskiy r-on, Chuvashia



rare record in Chuvashia, the third record in the last 10 years

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybrida)

© Valeriya Nikiforova

2015-06-14
Ibresinskiy r-on, reka Xoma, Chuvashia



Second record in Chuvashia

Red-necked Phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov

2015-08-18
North Osetia, Chermen



Second record in North Osetiya

Caspian Plover (Charadrius asiaticus)

© Aleksey Levashkin

2015-05-28
Nigny Novgorod district



First record for Nizhniy Novgorod region

Yellow-backed Wagtail (Motacilla lutea)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov

2012-05-09
North Osetia, Chermen



First record for Osetia

Whiskered Tern (Chlidonias hybrida)

© Khasan Zhurtov

2014-06-21
g, Baksan, KBR



First record for KBR

Yellow-backed Wagtail (Motacilla lutea)

© Khasan Zhurtov

2013-05-04
p, Terskol, KBR



First record for KBR

Long-legged Buzzard (Buteo rufinus)

© Khasan Zhurtov

2014-05-10
s, Kamennomostskoe, KBR



First record for KBR

Red-breasted Goose (Branta ruficollis)

© Anna Golubeva

2016-02-07
Moscow Region, stl. Krekshino



A rare find in the Moscow region

Purple Heron (Ardea purpurea)

© Nikolaj Karanov

2015-08-12
Respublika Mordovij.Saransk



The first find in Mordovia

Ivory Gull (Pagophila eburnea)

© Georgy Vinogradov

2015-08-30
Kara Sea, 72°21' N 57°53' Е.



Rare arctic species

Red Phalarope (Phalaropus fulicarius)

© Khasan Zhurtov

2013-10-26
s, Kamenomostskoe



First find in Kabardino-Balkaria

Greater Flamingo (Phoenicopterus roseus)

© Gennady Kolotin

2015-10-29
Nizjniy Novgorod Region, Borsk distr.



Far from the main area

Song Thrush (Turdus philomelos)

© Evgeniy Boginskiy

2016-02-23
Barnaul (park Nagorniy), Altayskiy kray



The first winter registration for West Siberia

Smew (Mergellus albellus)

© Vladimir Pankratov

2016-01-01
Biysk Altai region



The first winter registration in West Sibiria.

Little Grebe (Tachybaptus ruficollis)

© Maria Demina

2016-01-21
Krasnoyarsk. o Tatyshev.



The first winter registration in Krasnoyarsk region

Godlewski's Bunting (Emberiza godlewskii)

© Andrey Chernykh

2016-01-15



New species for the Novosibirsk region.

Mute Swan (Cygnus olor)

© Dmitry Dubikovskiy

2016-01-05
Altay reg. Urozhainoe



The first winter registration.

European Greenfinch (Chloris chloris)

© Elena Shnayder

2016-01-05
Koltsovo, Novosibirsk region



First winter monitoring for the Novosibirsk region.

Mediterranean Gull (Larus melanocephalus)

© Sergey L. Volkov

2015-05-15
Vitimsky nature reserve, Northern Transbaikalia



The first regisration for Siberia

Upland Buzzard (Buteo hemilasius)

© Alexei Ebel

2015-12-14



First winter meeting for the Altai region, the second documented meeting for the Altai region

Chestnut-eared Bunting (Emberiza fucata)

© Vadim Ivushkin

2012-06-15
Baikal



The first registration of a bird in the Irkutsk region

Ortolan Bunting (Emberiza hortulana)

© Vadim Ivushkin

2008-05-25
Irkutsk



The first registration of a bird in the Irkutsk region

Isabelline Shrike (Lanius isabellinus)

© Sergey Pisarevskiy

2015-06-06
Savkino, Baganskiy Raion, Novosibirskaya Oblast.



The first registration for the Novosibirsk region.

Siberian Thrush (Zoothera sibirica)

© Ilya Ukolov

2012-06-06
Republic of Altai



The first observation in the Altai mountains.

Eurasian Roller (Coracias garrulus)

© Sergey Pisarevskiy

2014-06-08
Tobeler, Altai Republic.



The first observation for Altai Republic.

Wallcreeper (Tichodroma muraria)

© Sergey Pisarevskiy

2015-05-07
Aigulak-Ak-Bom, Chuya River, Altai Republic.



Previously unknown place.

Swan Goose (Anser cygnoides)

© Sergey Pisarevskiy

2014-06-08
Kosh-Agach, Altai Republic.



The first observation in the Altai Republic over the past 100 years.

Lesser Grey Shrike (Lanius minor)

© Sergey Pisarevskiy

2013-07-07
Yarkul, Lake Chany, Novosibirskaya Oblast.



The first sign up for 40 years

Collared Flycatcher (Ficedula albicollis)

© Sergey Pisarevskiy

2014-05-08
Khabarovka, Altai Republic.



the most Eastern point registration for this species

Pallid Harrier (Circus macrourus)

© Egor Dyachenko

2015-04-25
Tomsk Region, Tomsk



The rare species, the forth registration in Tomsk oblast

Eurasian Spoonbill (Platalea leucorodia)

© Alexei Ebel

2015-08-17
Lake near Khosh-Agatch, Altai Republic



The fifth registration ever recorded in Altai

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