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The Checklist of the Birds of European Russia


Gaviiformes

Podicipediformes

Procellariiformes

Pelecaniformes

Ciconiiformes

Phoenicopteriformes

Anseriformes

Falconiformes

Galliformes

Gruiformes

Charadriiformes

Pterocletiformes

Columbiformes

Cuculiformes

Strigiformes

Caprimulgiformes

Apodiformes

Coraciiformes

Upupiformes

Piciformes

Passeriformes

Big Year 2022

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2. Alexey Sizov (264)
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4. Andrei Petrov (224)
5. Svetlana Medvedeva (200)
6. Nataliya Pokhodzey (193)
7. Vitaliy Butko (165)
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rare birds records


Red-crested Pochard (Netta rufina)

© Khasan Zhurtov
2022-06-25
Maiskiy,KBR



Barnacle Goose (Branta leucopsis)

© Mikhail Kalagin
2022-05-13



Common Pochard (Aythya ferina)

© Dmitriy Shevtsov
2022-06-10
North Osetia, Kardzhin

New breeding species of the Republic of North Ossetia-Alania.


Great Spotted Cuckoo (Clamator glandarius)

© Svetlana Medvedeva
2022-04-23
Krasnodar Krai. Village of Vasyurinskaya

First record in the Krasnodar Territory.


Bewick's Swan (Cygnus bewickii)

© Gennadiy Isakov
2018-04-15

New species of the Chuvash Republic

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recent video

2022-05-30. Black Kite (Galina Katanova).

2022-05-20. Common Chiffchaff (Sergei Saveika), Goldcrest (Sergei Saveika).

2022-05-14. Grey Wagtail (M Kurilin).

2022-05-09. Whinchat (Sergei Saveika).

2022-05-06. Tree Pipit (Sergei Saveika).

2022-05-04. White Wagtail (Sergei Saveika).

2022-05-02. Semi-collared Flycatcher (M Kurilin).

2022-05-01. Common Coot (Sergei Saveika).

2022-04-19. Great Crested Grebe (Sergei Saveika).

2022-04-13. Common Starling (Sergey Duhanin).

2022-04-03. Water Rail (Sergey Duhanin), Black Woodpecker (Sergey Duhanin), Eurasian Blackbird (Sergey Duhanin), Common Treecreeper (Sergey Duhanin).

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unidentified birds


2022-06-27

Игорь Сикорский: лесной

2022-06-27

Игорь Сикорский: большой улит

2022-06-27

Игорь Сикорский: большой улит

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