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© Askar Isabekov | 2017-10-28 | Thattekad Bird Sanctuary, Kerala

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2018-08-17. Askar Isabekov: Plain Prinia, Ashy Prinia.

2018-08-16. Askar Isabekov: Paddyfield Warbler, Blyth's Reed Warbler.

2017-12-28. Askar Isabekov: Asian Koel.

2017-12-26. Askar Isabekov: Woolly-Necked Stork, Black Drongo, Asian Openbill, Indian Paradise Flycatcher, Shikra, Black-Headed Ibis, Booted Eagle, Common Sandpiper, Indian Pond Heron, Little Stint, Wood Sandpiper, Little Ringed Plover, Temminck's Stint, Yellow Wagtail, Spotted Dove, Purple Heron, Crested Honey Buzzard, Purple-Rumped Sunbird, White-Throated Kingfisher, White Wagtail, White-Browed Wagtail, Red-Vented Bulbul, Common Kingfisher, Red-Wattled Lapwing, Blue-Tailed Bee-Eater.

2017-12-25. Askar Isabekov: Common Kingfisher, Wood Sandpiper, Pied Kingfisher, Ashy Woodswallow, River Tern, Little Stint, Oriental Skylark, Woolly-Necked Stork, Little Ringed Plover, Rosy Starling, Whiskered Tern.

2017-12-24. Askar Isabekov: Asian Openbill, Barn Swallow, Black-Headed Ibis, Blue-Tailed Bee-Eater, Brahminy Kite, Grey Wagtail, Hoopoe, Red-Wattled Lapwing, Grey-Headed Swamphen, Little Cormorant, Cattle Egret, Intermediate Egret, Indian Pond Heron, Little Egret, Jungle Myna, Rufous Treepie, Purple Heron.

2017-12-23. Askar Isabekov: Asian Brown Flycatcher, Black Drongo, Cattle Egret, Little Cormorant, Lesser Whistling Duck, Oriental Darter, Oriental Magpie-Robin, White-Browed Wagtail, White-Throated Kingfisher, Black Drongo, Asian Koel, Stork-Billed Kingfisher, Black-Hooded Oriole, Indian Paradise Flycatcher, Jungle Myna, Red-Vented Bulbul, Rufous Treepie, Blyth's Reed Warbler, White-Cheeked Barbet, Yellow-Billed Babbler, Coppersmith Barbet.

2017-12-22. Askar Isabekov: Barn Swallow, Brahminy Kite, Cattle Egret, Indian Cormorant, Eastern Great Egret, Gull-Billed Tern, House Crow, Indian Pond Heron, Intermediate Egret, Little Cormorant, Whiskered Tern, Western Reef Heron, Little Egret, Indian Pond Heron, Black-Crowned Night Heron.

2017-12-21. Askar Isabekov: Blue-Tailed Bee-Eater, Scaly-Breasted Munia, Rose-Ringed Parakeet, Red-Vented Bulbul, Purple-Rumped Sunbird, Asian Koel, Oriental Magpie-Robin, Black Drongo, Black Kite, Cattle Egret, Little Egret, Eastern Great Egret, Little Cormorant, Common Tailorbird, Brahminy Kite, Ashy Prinia, Common Sandpiper, Purple Heron, White-Cheeked Barbet, Oriental Magpie-Robin, Common Myna.

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2019-11-11. to post # 20171101000101 (The short birding in Ernakulam)

Сергей Ефанов: Аскар!!!!!!! Ты дома то живешь?(шутка конечно)Я просто поражаюсь твоему перемещению, ты не сидишь на месте. Желаю тебе кругом и всюду только зеленый [....]


2019-10-30. to photo # 00010038204 (Palani Laughing-Thrush)

Shameem A.P: The images are awesome.


2019-07-11. to post # 20171125000101 (Main targets of Thattekaad Bird Sanctuary)

Аскар Исабеков: Hello Paul. I was in Kerala in Oct-Dec, it was a good time for birding. But I can to say nothing about birding in August, sorry. In August 2018 there was the big flood in Kerala, because a lot of showers, so I can guess August no so good time.


2019-07-09. to post # 20171125000101 (Main targets of Thattekaad Bird Sanctuary)

Paul: Hello Askar,I am really excited to see all the great pix and articles you have posted from South India. I am from Sri Lanka which is much smaller yet still full of birds.I generally do a little birding in Chennai, Mumbai and Kolkata in Dec-feb, but I [....]


2018-12-24. to photo # 00010082801 (Black Drongo)

subramanya bhat: Is this bird in related with yaksha devathe?


2018-12-08. to photo # 00010000402 (Oriental Magpie-Robin)

Amal: Study about common birds


2018-11-26. to photo # 00010085501 (Paddyfield Warbler)

Ahdrew Bazdyrev: Очень уж мощные клюв и ноги для индийской камышевки - скорее кто-то из тростниковых.


2018-06-27. to post # 20171023000101 (Sreemoolanagaram, inside the village)

Suresh Babu: We would like to know more about birds club and its activities and members

Please advise

Thanks


2017-12-25. to post # 20171023000101 (Sreemoolanagaram, inside the village)

Askar Isabekov: Thanks Sergey!


2017-12-24. to post # 20171023000101 (Sreemoolanagaram, inside the village)

Sergey L. Volkov: 13. Yeah, this is Funambulus palmarum.


2017-12-24. to photo # 00010001301 (Indian Spotted Eagle)

Askar Isabekov: in 2nd and 3rd photos together with Brahminy Kite


2017-12-23. to photo # 00010078901 (Stork-Billed Kingfisher)

Askar Isabekov: I saw how this Kingfisher caught the fish, then more than 20 minutes bird was static, probably it was waiting when the large fish die.


2017-12-23. to photo # 00010078301 (Oriental Darter)

Askar Isabekov: two Darters were soaring above the city like eagles


2017-12-12. to photo # 00010053301 (Blyth's Reed Warbler)

Andrey Kovalenko: Это не orinus случайно...? Слишком крупный клюв.


2017-12-11. to photo # 00010052202 (Indian Cormorant)

Askar Isabekov: In 2nd photo there are Little (in top) and Indian (bottom) Cormorants. Little one is not so little.


2017-12-08. to post # 20171205000101 (Seaside in Alappuzha.)

Askar Isabekov: thanx! corrected


2017-12-08. to photo # 00010048501 (Black-Tailed Godwit)

Askar Isabekov: top-left bird is Garganey


2017-12-07. to post # 20171205000101 (Seaside in Alappuzha.)

Sergey L. Volkov: Askar, no. 17 is not signed. Haliastur indus, Brahminy Kite.


2017-12-04. to photo # 00010042003 (Long-Tailed Shrike)

Askar Isabekov: There are 4 or 5 different birds in series, all of them have almost pure grey mantle with a bit of rufous close tu rump


2017-12-01. to photo # 00010036801 (Indian Pond Heron)

Askar Isabekov: This Indian Pond Heron is in breeding plumage in the end of November.


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