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Best photos of the month, August 2021.

Eurasian Bittern | Andrey Mis\'kov | 20

Lesser Kestrel | Yuriy Kodrul | 19

Eurasian Dipper | Dmytro Petrychenko | 18

Alpine Accentor | Dmytro Petrychenko | 18

Barred Warbler | Dmytro Petrychenko | 18

Sanderling | Sergo Travelian | 17

Eurasian Honey-Buzzard | Dmytro Petrychenko | 17

Black-winged Pratincole | Yuriy Kodrul | 16

Arctic Skua | Sergo Travelian | 16

Red-Necked Grebe | Sergo Travelian | 16

European Shag | Andrey Mis\'kov | 16

Lesser Kestrel | Andrey Mis\'kov | 16

Arctic Skua | Sergo Travelian | 16

Little Stint | Sergo Travelian | 15

Short-toed Snake Eagle | Dmytro Petrychenko | 15

Red Phalarope | ALENA FOMINA | 15

Alpine Accentor | Dmytro Petrychenko | 15

Black Kite | Sergo Travelian | 14

Firecrest | Dmytro Petrychenko | 14

Red Crossbill | Dmytro Petrychenko | 14

Northern Goshawk | Natalia Honcharyk | 14

Arctic Skua | Sergo Travelian | 14

Short-toed Snake Eagle | Dmytro Petrychenko | 14

Ruddy Turnstone | Yevgen Chernolyev | 13

Northern Goshawk | Sergo Travelian | 13

Montagu's Harrier | Sergo Travelian | 13

Northern Shoveler | Sergo Travelian | 13

Common Goldeneye | Sergo Travelian | 13

Common Oystercatcher | Sergo Travelian | 13

Eurasian Linnet | Dmytro Petrychenko | 13

European Bee-eater | Dmytro Petrychenko | 13

Red-backed Shrike | Dmytro Petrychenko | 13

Greater Ringed Plover | Dmytro Petrychenko | 13

Common Greenshank | Dmytro Petrychenko | 13

Arctic Skua | Dmytro Petrychenko | 13

Purple Heron | Dmytro Petrychenko | 13

Alpine Accentor | Natalia Honcharyk | 13

Caspian Tern | Natalia Honcharyk | 13

Sanderling | Natalia Honcharyk | 13

Common Eider | Andrey Mis\'kov | 13

Eurasian Green Woodpecker | ALENA FOMINA | 13

Red-Necked Grebe | ALENA FOMINA | 13

Red Phalarope | Valentyn Pylypyshyn | 13

Sanderling | Valentyn Pylypyshyn | 13

Little Stint | Valentyn Pylypyshyn | 13

Short-toed Snake Eagle | Dmytro Petrychenko | 13

Alpine Accentor | Yuriy Kodrul | 12

Lesser Spotted Eagle | Yevgen Chernolyev | 12

Levant Sparrowhawk | Kostiantyn Pylypiuk | 12

Little Bittern | Sergo Travelian | 12

Northern Bullfinch | Dmytro Petrychenko | 12

Willow Tit | Dmytro Petrychenko | 12

Common Sparrowhawk | Dmytro Petrychenko | 12

Common Oystercatcher | Dmytro Petrychenko | 12

Arctic Loon | Dmytro Petrychenko | 12

Little Ringed Plover | Dmytro Petrychenko | 12

Grey Plover | Dmytro Petrychenko | 12

Great White Pelican | Dmytro Petrychenko | 12

Eurasian Curlew | Dmytro Petrychenko | 12

Osprey | Dmytro Petrychenko | 12

Little Stint | Dmytro Petrychenko | 12

Mediterranean Gull | Dmytro Petrychenko | 12

Red-Necked Grebe | Dmytro Petrychenko | 12

Willow Tit | Natalia Honcharyk | 12

Red Crossbill | Natalia Honcharyk | 12

Eurasian Honey-Buzzard | Natalia Honcharyk | 12

Alpine Accentor | Natalia Honcharyk | 12

Common Greenshank | Natalia Honcharyk | 12

Red-throated Loon | Kirill Konopitsyn | 12

Booted Eagle | Natalia Drabina | 12

Lesser Kestrel | Yuriy Kodrul | 12

Red Crossbill | Dmytro Petrychenko | 12

Willow Warbler | Vitalii Kazannyk | 11

Dunnock | Yuriy Kodrul | 11

Water Pipit | Inna Kyselova | 11

Great Cormorant | Sergo Travelian | 11

Great Cormorant | Sergo Travelian | 11

Ruff | Sergo Travelian | 11

Tree Pipit | Dmytro Petrychenko | 11

Eurasian Dipper | Dmytro Petrychenko | 11

Purple Heron | Dmytro Petrychenko | 11

Grey Partridge | Dmytro Petrychenko | 11

Corn Bunting | Dmytro Petrychenko | 11

Little Egret | Dmytro Petrychenko | 11

Great Cormorant | Dmytro Petrychenko | 11

Arctic Loon | Dmytro Petrychenko | 11

Northern Wheatear | Dmytro Petrychenko | 11

Sanderling | Dmytro Petrychenko | 11

Spotted Flycatcher | Family Kuzhel | 11

Greater Ringed Plover | Natalia Honcharyk | 11

Short-toed Snake Eagle | Andrey Mis\'kov | 11

Ring Ouzel | Andrey Mis\'kov | 11

Eurasian Dipper | Andrey Mis\'kov | 11

Eastern Imperial Eagle | Andrey Mis\'kov | 11

Grey Heron | Pavlo Pshenychnyi | 11

Montagu's Harrier | Sergo Travelian | 11

Eurasian Dipper | Dmytro Petrychenko | 11

Eurasian Honey-Buzzard | Dmytro Petrychenko | 11

Red-Necked Grebe | Dmytro Petrychenko | 11

Red Crossbill | Natalia Honcharyk | 11

Black-winged Pratincole | Yuriy Kodrul | 11

Short-toed Snake Eagle | Yuriy Kodrul | 10

Marsh Tit | Yuriy Kodrul | 10

Black Kite | Yevgen Chernolyev | 10

White-Backed Woodpecker | Vasil Bodnar | 10

Short-toed Tree-Creeper | Maksym Rydik | 10

Northern Shoveler | Sergo Travelian | 10

Mediterranean Gull | Sergo Travelian | 10

Mew Gull | Sergo Travelian | 10

Ring Ouzel | Dmytro Petrychenko | 10

Common Tern | Dmytro Petrychenko | 10

Arctic Skua | Dmytro Petrychenko | 10

Common Kingfisher | Family Kuzhel | 10

Short-toed Snake Eagle | Natalia Honcharyk | 10

Whiskered Tern | Natalia Honcharyk | 10

Eurasian Curlew | Natalia Honcharyk | 10

Eurasian Green Woodpecker | ALENA FOMINA | 10

Short-toed Snake Eagle | Irina Ortik | 10

Common Oystercatcher | Irina Ortik | 10

Pied Wheatear | Kirill Konopitsyn | 10

Montagu's Harrier | Valentyn Pylypyshyn | 10

Eurasian Dipper | Dmytro Petrychenko | 10

Arctic Skua | Dmytro Petrychenko | 10

Red-Necked Grebe | ALENA FOMINA | 10

Montagu's Harrier | Sergo Travelian | 10

Black-winged Pratincole | Yuriy Kodrul | 10

Wood Lark | Yuriy Kodrul | 9

Dalmatian Pelican | Yuriy Kodrul | 9

Terek Sandpiper | Yuriy Kodrul | 9

Alpine Accentor | Yuriy Kodrul | 9

Water Pipit | Yuriy Kodrul | 9

Water Pipit | Yuriy Kodrul | 9

Great Cormorant | Sergo Travelian | 9

Northern House Martin | Dmytro Petrychenko | 9

Northern Pintail | Dmytro Petrychenko | 9

Barn Swallow | Family Kuzhel | 9

Spotted Nutcracker | Natalia Honcharyk | 9

Common Sandpiper | Natalia Honcharyk | 9

Arctic Loon | Andrey Mis\'kov | 9

Long-legged Buzzard | Andrey Mis\'kov | 9

Black-tailed Godwit | ALENA FOMINA | 9

Arctic Loon | Kirill Konopitsyn | 9

Montagu's Harrier | Vsevolod Olenich | 9

Black-winged Pratincole | Yuriy Kodrul | 9

Common Goldeneye | Sergo Travelian | 9

Red-Necked Grebe | ALENA FOMINA | 9

Red-Necked Grebe | ALENA FOMINA | 9

Big Year 2022

1. ALENA FOMINA (213)
2. Irina Ortik (164)
3. Dmytro Petrychenko (138)
4. Andrey Mis\'kov (137)
5. Oksana Makhovska (130)
6. Egor Loboda (129)
7. Inna Kyselova (126)
8. V Koval (119)
9. Andrew Simon (97)
10. Vasil Bodnar (87)

rare birds records


Steppe Eagle (Aquila nipalensis)

© Oleksandr Burkovsky
2022-09-04

A rare vagrant, formerly nesting species of southern Ukraine. The first observation in Odesa region in decades and the first photo from its territory.


Turkestan Short-toed Lark (Alaudala heinei)

© Oleksandr Burkovsky
2021-12-29

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
2021-12-12
Odessa Oblast

The rare wintering species. Young individuals are more common.


Black-throated Accentor (Prunella atrogularis)

© Aleksandr Arhipov
2021-12-03
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.

unidentified birds


2022-11-07

Єгор - 9 років Лобода: На другому фото крила виглядають дещо схожими, саме тому додав друге фото, я так розумію саме це ви мали на увазі?

2022-10-28

Олександр Олійник: Гібрид крижня і свища

more unidentified birds...