Monthly Archives: September 2015

Afer 60 million years of extreme living, seabirds are crashing…

A new study finds that the world’s seabird populations have plummeted by almost 70% in just 60 years. http://www.theguardian.com/environment/radical-conservation/2015/sep/22/after-60-million-years-of-extreme-living-seabirds-are-crashing?CMP=share_btn_tw230

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Pit Stop for Pied Avocets

https://videos.files.wordpress.com/yp5GVOC5/000861_fmt1.ogv A flock of 8 Pied Avocets refuel during their long southerly migration at a remote lake in SE Kazakhstan Technical comment: this video derives from an .mts file from AVSHD Sony camcorder converted on a free converter to .mp4.  … Continue reading

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Sunny September Day in Almaty

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Kazakhstan Birding August 2015

Field trip on 15 August 2015.  Total of 62 species were recorded.  More details to follow

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Harvest Time in Central Asia

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