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total species: 62
total photos: 157
total videos: 0
total blogposts: 1

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1. Common Raven (2022-01-01)
2. Eurasian Nuthatch (2022-01-01)
3. Eurasian Goldfinch (2022-01-01)
4. Northern Reed Bunting (2022-01-01)
5. White-tailed Sea-Eagle (2022-01-01)
6. Hen Harrier (2022-01-01)
7. Tree Sparrow (2022-01-01)
8. Common Starling (2022-01-01)
9. Great Tit (2022-01-02)
10. Rook (2022-01-04)
11. Common Chaffinch (2022-01-04)
12. Black-Billed Magpie (2022-01-04)
13. Hooded Crow (2022-01-04)
14. European Greenfinch (2022-01-09)
15. Blue Tit (2022-01-12)
16. Fieldfare (2022-01-21)
17. Common Buzzard (2022-01-23)
18. Rough-legged Buzzard (2022-01-23)
19. Tufted Duck (2022-01-23)
20. Eurasian Siskin (2022-01-23)
21. Great Spotted Woodpecker (2022-01-23)
22. Mistle Thrush (2022-01-23)
23. Common Goldeneye (2022-01-23)
24. Eurasian Collared Dove (2022-01-23)
25. Northern Goshawk (2022-01-23)
26. Brambling (2022-01-23)
27. Eurasian Linnet (2022-01-23)
28. Mallard (2022-01-23)
29. Caspian Gull (2022-01-23)
30. Mute Swan (2022-01-23)
31. Crested Lark (2022-01-23)
32. Snow Bunting (2022-01-23)
33. Eurasian Jay (2022-01-23)
34. Great Grey Shrike (2022-01-23)
35. Yellowhammer (2022-01-23)
36. Horned Lark (2022-01-23)
37. Common Sparrowhawk (2022-01-27)
38. Eurasian Blackbird (2022-01-27)
39. Crested Tit (2022-01-31)
40. Willow Tit (2022-02-01)
41. Northern Black Grouse (2022-02-01)
42. Stock Pigeon (2022-02-09)
43. Common Pheasant (2022-02-09)
44. House Sparrow (2022-02-09)
45. Black-headed Gull (2022-02-12)
46. Great White Egret (2022-02-12)
47. Mew Gull (2022-02-12)
48. Wood Pigeon (2022-02-18)
49. Northern Wren (2022-02-20)
50. Syrian Woodpecker (2022-02-20)
51. Eurasian Jackdaw (2022-02-23)
52. Common Treecreeper (2022-02-23)
53. Eurasian Wigeon (2022-02-23)
54. European Robin (2022-04-24)
55. Black Redstart (2022-04-24)
56. Pied Flycatcher (2022-04-24)
57. Grey Heron (2022-04-24)
58. Ruff (2022-04-25)
59. Short-toed Snake Eagle (2022-04-25)
60. White Stork (2022-04-25)
61. Northern Lapwing (2022-04-25)
62. Grey Partridge (2022-05-11)

recent uploads

2022-05-12. Grey Partridge.

2022-04-26. Ruff, Eurasian Jackdaw, Short-toed Snake Eagle, Common Buzzard, White Stork, Hen Harrier, Wood Pigeon, Northern Lapwing, European Robin, Black Redstart, Black Redstart, Black-headed Gull, Pied Flycatcher, Pied Flycatcher, Pied Flycatcher, Unkown Bird, Black-Billed Magpie, Grey Heron.

2022-02-23. Northern Wren, Syrian Woodpecker, European Greenfinch, Eurasian Jay, Eurasian Jackdaw, Rook, Eurasian Blackbird, Eurasian Blackbird, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Common Treecreeper, Eurasian Nuthatch, Eurasian Wigeon.

2022-02-18. Wood Pigeon.

2022-02-16. Crested Tit, White-tailed Sea-Eagle, Rough-legged Buzzard, Willow Tit, White-tailed Sea-Eagle, Great Grey Shrike, Northern Black Grouse.

2022-02-15. European Greenfinch, Blue Tit, Common Chaffinch, Eurasian Siskin, Mistle Thrush, Mallard, Rook, Tree Sparrow, Black-Billed Magpie, Fieldfare, Mute Swan, Yellowhammer, Crested Lark, Common Goldeneye, Common Goldeneye, Common Goldeneye, Black-headed Gull, Black-headed Gull, Hooded Crow, Great White Egret, Caspian Gull, Mew Gull, Mew Gull, Caspian Gull, Great Tit, Eurasian Siskin, Mistle Thrush.

2022-02-12. Common Starling, Common Chaffinch, Coal Tit, Wood Pigeon, European Greenfinch, Black Redstart, Black Redstart, White Stork, Montagu's Harrier, Stock Pigeon, Mute Swan, Great White Pelican, Common Sandpiper, Common Sandpiper, Tawny Pipit, Little Ringed Plover, Red-backed Shrike, Red-backed Shrike, Lesser Grey Shrike, Northern Wheatear, Northern Wheatear, Pied Wheatear, Common Shelduck, Common Sandpiper.

2022-02-11. Common Raven, Stock Pigeon, Common Buzzard, Common Pheasant, House Sparrow, Unkown Bird, Great Grey Shrike, Blue Tit, Fieldfare, Northern Goshawk, Great Tit, Common Raven, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Great Spotted Woodpecker.

2022-01-27. Common Sparrowhawk, Eurasian Blackbird.

2022-01-25. Common Cuckoo, White Wagtail, Eurasian Woodcock, Red-backed Shrike, Unkown Bird, European Turtle Dove, Northern Black Grouse, Common Buzzard, European Turtle Dove, Northern House Martin, Common Swift, Common Tern, Eurasian Linnet, Yellow Wagtail, Eurasian Goldfinch.

2022-01-24. Common Buzzard, Eurasian Honey-Buzzard, Red-backed Shrike, Red-backed Shrike, Grey Heron, Whooper Swan, Mistle Thrush, Whinchat, White-tailed Sea-Eagle, Eurasian Woodcock, Common Oystercatcher, Grey Heron, European Turtle Dove.

2022-01-23. Common Buzzard, Common Buzzard, Common Buzzard, Rough-legged Buzzard, Rough-legged Buzzard, Rough-legged Buzzard, Rough-legged Buzzard, Rough-legged Buzzard, Tufted Duck, Fieldfare, Eurasian Siskin, Common Raven, Great Spotted Woodpecker, Mistle Thrush, Common Goldeneye, Eurasian Collared Dove, Northern Goshawk, Northern Goshawk, Brambling, Eurasian Linnet, Mallard, Caspian Gull, Mute Swan, Crested Lark, Snow Bunting, Eurasian Goldfinch, Eurasian Goldfinch, Eurasian Jay, Great Grey Shrike, Great Grey Shrike, Blue Tit, Northern Reed Bunting, Yellowhammer, European Greenfinch, European Greenfinch, Horned Lark.

2022-01-22. Common Starling, Brambling, Whooper Swan, Green Sandpiper, Common Chaffinch, Short-toed Snake Eagle, Black Woodpecker, White-tailed Sea-Eagle, Yellowhammer, Lesser Spotted Eagle, Common Sparrowhawk, Marsh Tit, Black Kite, Common Kestrel, Unkown Bird, Common Raven, Black Stork, Common Crane, Green Sandpiper, Western Marsh-Harrier, White Wagtail, Wood Pigeon, Wood Pigeon, Great Grey Shrike, Northern Black Grouse, Dunnock, European Robin, European Robin.

2022-01-21. Fieldfare.

2022-01-20. Common Raven, Northern Wood Nuthatch, Eurasian Goldfinch, Northern Reed Bunting, White-tailed Sea-Eagle, Hen Harrier, Tree Sparrow, Common Starling, Common Raven, Fieldfare, Great Tit, Rook, Common Chaffinch, Black-Billed Magpie, Hooded Crow, Tree Sparrow, Eurasian Goldfinch, Blue Tit.

Big Year 2022

2. Irina Ortik (116)
3. Oksana Makhovska (85)
4. Andrey Mis\'kov (82)
5. Dmytro Petrychenko (80)
6. Inna Kyselova (80)
7. Vasil Bodnar (63)
8. Andrew Simon (62)
9. A Zhuravel (48)
10. Yuriy Kodrul (40)

rare birds records

Lesser Short-toed Lark (Alaudala heinei)

© Oleksandr Burkovsky

Rare vagrant and wintering species. There is no reliable information on nesting in the last 10 years. At the same time the species is also observed in Bulgaria and Cyprus. The first confirmed record in Odesa region.

Glaucous Gull (Larus hyperboreus)

© Yuriy Kodrul
Odessa Oblast

The rare wintering species. Young individuals are more common.

Black-throated Accentor (Prunella atrogularis)

© Aleksandr Arhipov
Kuchurhan, Odesa district

Black-throated Accentor is a new species in the fauna of Ukraine. It is a rare vagrant species in Europe, most observed during the autumn migration. This year, three observations on Europe in general, in particular, the first record for the country also in Poland.

Iceland Gull (Larus glaucoides)

© Oleksandr Burkovsky

Vary Rare vagrant species in East Europe. The first record in Ukraine.

more rarities...

recent video

2022-04-04. White Wagtail (Stanislavs Gr).

2022-01-30. Horned Lark (Valerii Knysh).

2022-01-29. Black Woodpecker (David Golodetsky).

2022-01-04. Eurasian Bittern (David Golodetsky).

2021-11-10. Northern Bullfinch (Alexender Zabolotnyy).

2021-11-07. Great Tit (Stanislavs Gr).

2021-11-04. Rook (Alexender Zabolotnyy).

2021-11-02. Grey Partridge (Andrew Simon).

2021-10-31. Common Sparrowhawk (Alexender Zabolotnyy).

2021-10-28. Hooded Crow (Alexender Zabolotnyy).

2021-10-24. European Robin (Stanislavs Gr).

2021-10-19. Tree Sparrow (Alexender Zabolotnyy).

2021-10-17. Long-eared Owl (Stanislavs Gr).

2021-10-05. Hooded Crow (Alexender Zabolotnyy).

2021-09-21. White Wagtail (Alexender Zabolotnyy).

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unidentified birds


Юрій Кодруль: Щеврик лісовий


Андрiй Раджабов: синяк?


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Альона Фоміна: Трав'янка чорноголова


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