Atlas: Birds of Moscow City & the Moscow Region (Faunistica) by G. Groot Koerkamp, S. I. Golovach

By G. Groot Koerkamp, S. I. Golovach

The Atlas is a whole selection of distribution maps of all 273 breeding, migrant, nomadic and wintering fowl species recorded in Moscow urban and the Moscow sector in the course of 1999-2004. The maps are observed via short texts characterising their prestige within the sector, graphs illustrating their seasonal presence and approximately 900 photographs of all 273 recorded fowl species. The publication summarises the information accumulated via 401 birdwatchers ornithologists in the course of six years of fieldwork for the programme "Birds of Moscow and the Moscow sector" or obtained from numerous examine and conservation tasks, and data derived from the literature released after 1999. The Atlas indicates the hot distribution of birds in Moscow urban and the Moscow sector. those info can be utilized for tutorial, conservational and medical reasons. The ebook is adressed to ornithologists, birdwatchers, conservationists, city ecologists and all fans of nature. "The Atlas of Birds of Moscow has arrived and it's a attractive book!! Congratulations in your half in generating any such treasure! it's either super helpful, jam-packed with worthwhile info for an individual attracted to birds of Moscow and the Moscow area, and in addition aesthetically tremendous! nice images, nice format, very good printing." Barbara H. Partee, Moscow, birdwatcher

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Breeding and wintering in Moscow City. The current city population originates from birds in the Moscow Zoo that have gradually dispersed over the city’s ponds. At present nesting occurs in natural shelters, mainly garrets.

Common spring and rare autumn migrant in the Moscow Region, usually forming mixed flocks with the more abundant White-fronted Goose. Small numbers migrate across Moscow City. One bird was seen in winter on a non-freezing part of the Skhodnya River near the northwestern border of Moscow on 21 January 2001. 51 ÃÓÑÅÎÁÐÀÇÍÛÅ ANSERIFORMES Ëåáåäü-øèïóí Cygnus olor Mute Swan È. Ñìåòàíèí / I. Smetanin I II III IV V VI VII VIII IX X XI XII Ñ. Åëèñååâ / S. Eliseev Ê. Ìèõàéëîâ / K. Mikhailov Ðåäêèé ïðîë¸òíûé è î÷åíü ðåäêèé ëåòóþùèé, âîçìîæíî — ãíåçäÿùèéñÿ âèä îáëàñòè.

An uncommon passage migrant and breeding bird in the Moscow Region. A rare passage migrant and breeding bird in Moscow City. Listed in the Red Data Book of Moscow City. I II III IV V VI VII VIII IX X XI XII Â. Çàáóãèí / V. Zabugin Ï. Ïàðõàåâ / P. Parkhaev 61 ÃÓÑÅÎÁÐÀÇÍÛÅ ANSERIFORMES Êðàñíîíîñûé íûðîê Netta rufina Red-crested Pochard È. Ñìåòàíèí / I. Smetanin Çàë¸òíûé âèä îáëàñòè. 2000 ã. 2004 ã. 2004 ã. â ã. Âîñêðåñåíñê. A vagrant in the Moscow Region, with three recent records: single birds were observed on the «Biserovo» fishponds, Noginsk District, on 14 October 2000 and on 19 September 2004, and two males with one female at Voskresensk on 23 February 2004.

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