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Short notes on Short-toed Eagles in Russia and Belarus

Friday, May 31st, 2013 / Comment
One of Short-toed Eagle nests observed by Dr. V. Ivanovski in Vitebsk Region. Photo by wildlife photographer Kestutis Chepenas, 2009

These notes have been published in Russian Ornithological Journal (Русский орнитологический журнал):

• М. В. Патрикеев, 2008 – О кормлении птенца змееяда Circaetus gallicus [Notes about feeding a chick of Short-toed Eagle] // Русский орнитологический журнал, Том 17, Экспресс-выпуск 419: 765-766 (Ru) /map/. The first publication: Патрикеев М.В., 1988 – О кормлении птенца змееяда // Тез. докл. 12-й Прибалт. орнитол. конф. Вильнюс: 175-176.

• В. С. Жуков, 2012 – Змееяд Circaetus gallicus, могильник Aquila heliaca и другие редкие птицы на севере Новосибирской области [Short-toed Eagle, Imperial Eagle and other rare birds in the north of Novosibirsk Region] // Русский орнитологический журнал, Том 21, Экспресс-выпуск 792: 2149-2161 (Ru) /map/.

• Г. В. Линдеман, 2013 – Змееяд Circaetus gallicus в Волжско-Уральском междуречье [Short-toed Eagle in a region between the Volga and the Ural Rivers] // Русский орнитологический журнал, Том 22, Экспресс-выпуск 839: 154-155 (Ru) /map/. The first publication: Линдеман Г.В. 1986 – Краткие сообщения о змееяде (Уральская область) // Редкие животные Казахстана. Алма-Ата: 111-112.

Also please pay attention to the short text regarding the first observation of Short-toed Eagle in Eastern Trans-Baikal:

• О. А. Горошко, 2012 – Первая встреча змееяда Circaetus gallicus (Gmelin, 1788) в Восточном Забайкалье [The first record of Short-toed Eagle in Eastern Trans-Baikal Region] // Байкальский зоологический журнал, n° 3 (11): С. 135 (Ru) /map/.


Vladimir Ivanovski’s article in new issue of “Berkut”

Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 / Comment
Short-toed Eagle nestling with paralyzed Grass Snake in a nest. 7.07.1997, Beshenkovichi district. Photo by V.V. Ivanovsky

This article is available now on a website of the Ukrainian journal of ornithology «Berkut». The authors studied Short-toed Eagle in Vitebsk Region /map/ in 1981–2010:

Vladimir Ivanovsky, Dmitry Shamovich, 2011 – Ecology of Short-toed Eagle in Belarussian Poozerie // Berkut. 20 (1-2): P. 81-89. – Short-toed Eagle. file (En).


New form of Vladimir Ivanovski’s old texts

Wednesday, June 24th, 2009 / Comment

Just the translatable text form for two articles (Ru) of Vladimir Ivanovski /map/ is meant now:

• В. Ивановский, 1992 – Экология гнездования змееяда в Белорусском Поозерье [Ecology of Short-toed Eagle nesting in the Byelorussian Poozerje] // Современная орнитология: 56-69.

• В. Ивановский, 2002 – Змееяд в Северной Беларуси: настоящее и будущее [Short-toed Eagle in Northern Belarus: present and future] // Беркут, 11 (2): 158-164.


Publications of the Russian Ornithological Journal

Monday, March 9th, 2009 / Comment

Let us draw your attention to a website of the Scientific Electronic Library – You can get actually every publication of the Russian Ornithological Journal after free registration on the site. Some of them are dedicated to Short-toed Eagle (Ru):

Ивановский В.В., 1983 – Змееяд Circaetus gallicus в Белорусском Поозерье [Short-toed Eagle in Belarussian Poozer’e] // Тез. докл. 11-й Прибалт. орнитол. конф. Таллин: 95-98 – Рус. орнитол. журн. 2007. Том 16. Экспресс-выпуск № 389: 1594-1596. /map/.

• Гуль В.Н., 2000 – Новая находка змееяда Circaetus gallicus в Себежском Поозерье (Псковская область) [New find of Short-toed Eagle in Sebezh Poozer'e (Pskov Region)] // Рус. орнитол. журн. Экспресс-выпуск 110: 9-10. /map/.

Березовиков Н.Н., Левин А.С., 2002 – О нахождении смешанной кладки змееяда Circaetus gallicus и степной пустельги Falco naumanni в Прибалхашье [Find of mixed clutch of Short-toed Eagle and Lesser Kestrel in Pribalkhashie] // Рус. орнитол. журн. Экспресс-выпуск 201: 967. /map/.


Video by Vladimir Ivanovski

Sunday, November 9th, 2008 / Comment
Short-toed Eagle feeding its chick in the nest. Video by Vladimir Ivanovski
Please view this video taken by Dr. Vladimir Ivanovski in 2008 in Vitebsk Region /map/. We can watch Short-toed Eagle feeding its chick in the nest. Also the video-file can be downloaded from the ‘Various Videos’ page. Thanks, Vladimir, for sharing these secret scenes of Belarusian wildlife!

Photos of Vladimir Ivanovski

Saturday, November 8th, 2008 / Comment

This small gallery is compiled from Vladimir Ivanovski’s pictures. The photos were taken in Northern Belarus /map/. Also here you can see Short-toed Eagle chick in the artificial nest built by Dr. Ivanovski for them. He is an author of the special method of the building.

Short-toed Eagle. Vladimir Ivanovski


A few Russian texts

Thursday, November 29th, 2007 / Comment

Here we present three different authors’ texts dedicated to Short-toed Eagles of three different regions: Crimea, Belarus and Turkmenistan. They are extracts

…from S.A. Bukreev’s book (Ru):
• Букреев С.А., 1997 – Орнитогеография и заповедное дело Туркменистана [Ornithogeography and reserve management of Turkmenistan] – М.: Центр охраны дикой природы (Biodiversity Conservation Center), 159 с.

…from Y.V. Kostin’s book (Ru):
• Костин Ю.В., 1983 – Птицы Крыма [Birds of Crimea] – М.: Наука, 240 с. /map/.

…and from V.V. Ivanovski’s work (Ru):
• Ивановский В.В., 1992 – Трофические связи редких хищных птиц Белорусского Поозерья [Food chains of rare birds of prey of Belarussian Poozer'e] // Оттиск, №173, 66 с. /map/.