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The Atlas is a whole choice of distribution maps of all 273 breeding, migrant, nomadic and wintering poultry species recorded in Moscow urban and the Moscow quarter in the course of 1999-2004. The maps are followed by way of short texts characterising their prestige within the area, graphs illustrating their seasonal presence and approximately 900 images of all 273 recorded fowl species. The ebook summarises the knowledge accrued by way of 401 birdwatchers ornithologists in the course of six years of fieldwork for the programme "Birds of Moscow and the Moscow zone" or acquired from numerous study and conservation initiatives, and knowledge derived from the literature released after 1999. The Atlas exhibits the new distribution of birds in Moscow urban and the Moscow zone. those facts can be utilized for tutorial, conservational and medical reasons. The e-book is adressed to ornithologists, birdwatchers, conservationists, city ecologists and all enthusiasts of nature. "The Atlas of Birds of Moscow has arrived and it's a attractive book!! Congratulations in your half in generating one of these treasure! it really is either super helpful, jam-packed with precious details for somebody attracted to birds of Moscow and the Moscow quarter, and likewise aesthetically significant! nice images, nice structure, first-class printing." Barbara H. Partee, Moscow, birdwatcher
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2003 ã. ïîâðåæä¸ííàÿ ìîëîäàÿ ïòèöà ïîäîáðàíà íà Õèìêèíñêîì âäõð. è ïåðåäàíà â Çîîïàðê. Êðàñíàÿ êíèãà Ìîñêîâñêîé îáëàñòè è, äëÿ ïîïóëÿöèè öåíòðà Åâðîïåéñêîé Ðîññèè Êðàñíàÿ êíèãà ÐÔ. A very rare autumn migrant in the Moscow Region. The only winter record comes from the north-western part of Moscow City. Listed in the Red Data Books of Moscow City and the Russian Federation (European population). Ì. Ãîðïåíþê / M. Gorpenyuk I II III IV V VI VII VIII IX X XI XII 31 Tachybaptus ruficollis ÏÎÃÀÍÊÎÎÁÐÀÇÍÛÅ PODICIPEDIFORMES Ìàëàÿ ïîãàíêà I Little Grebe II III IV V VI VII VIII IX X XI XII Ê.
V. Solodushkin the Moskva River valley near Vinogradovo, Voskresensk District; another one spending several days on a small lake in the National Park «Losiny Ostrov» just outside Moscow City in late October 2003 (photo); and a flock of 9 birds was seen flying near Golovkovo, Solnechnogorsk District, on 20 and 27 April 2003. Êðàñíîçîáàÿ êàçàðêà Rufibrenta ruficollis Red-breasted Goose Êðàéíå ðåäêà â îáëàñòè íà ïðîë¸òå. Åäèíñòâåííàÿ âñòðå÷à èìåëà ìåñòî â Âèíîãðàäîâñêîé ïîéìå ð. 2000 ã.
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. In winter, the birds retreat to the ponds of the Moscow Zoo. Beyond the city’s borders, breeding was recorded only in one locality. For the maps, data were used from the Ruddy Shelduck Project of the Working Group on Geese, Swans and Ducks of Northern Eurasia, coordinated by Anastasia B.