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Short-toed Eagles in Northern Ukraine, 2017 (part II)

Feb 28, 2018 / Comment

PISMENNYI K. 2017. Northern UkraineThe compilation of the annual gallery for 2017 has been finished. Photos taken in Northern Ukraine depict well-known and new individuals of the monitored pairs. Only 36 of thousands of pictures taken with the main purpose to regularly identify local Short-toed Eagles individually have been selected for the represented gallery.


Photos of Short-toed Eagles in Northern Ukraine in 2017

Jun 30, 2017 / Comment

PISMENNYI K. 2017. Northern UkraineCompiling of the next annual gallery has been started, the gallery of photos taken in different regions of Northern Ukraine this year. Each Short-toed Eagle identified individually is indicated, as always, in captions by a letter and a year of the first representation in photo galleries on the site. The collection will be updated after the season.


Short-toed Eagles in Northern Ukraine. Photos of 2016

Jan 31, 2017 / Comment

PISMENNYI K. 2016. Northern UkraineHere is the next annual gallery of pictures taken in Kiev, Chernihiv and Sumy Regions of Northern Ukraine in 2016. Short-toed Eagles of local pairs monitored during more than 10 years are captured in them. All the birds are indicated in captions by a letter and a year of the first representation in photo galleries on our site, starting with A11 – the old, very striped and dark-spotted, rather small but aggressive female living in the Mizhrichynskyi Nature Park /map/.


La Plume du Circaète n° 12

Jun 11, 2016 / Comment
La Plume du Circaète on the LPO website

This year’s issue of the bulletin La Plume du Circaète is currently available – Short-toed Eagle. file (Fr) {rough translation}. The list of contents is in English (En) this time, thanks to Ferenc and Gábor Papp:


· Observations of 2cy STEs in Europe
· Experiments with artificial nests for STEs
· Feeding group of STEs in Minervois
· Unusual start of migration
· Preliminary data on the Short-toed Eagle in the suburbs of Marseille
· A Short-toed Eagle trying to bath?
· STE monitoring in Haute-Province in the Alps
· Protection of a nesting habitat in Vendée
· Setting up a STE network in Gard
· Visual performance of the Short-toed Eagle
· Bad luck for one, good luck for another
· Life of the STE in pictures
· Reflections on flying on thermals
· Data on skipping breeding in Haute Loire – What is the value of observation?
· About prey and feeding
· Note on post-breeding migration at the monitoring site of Eyne in 2015


· First nesting of the STE in Suisse
· Individual variations in summering areas among immature STEs
· Influence of geographical and climatic factors on the migration of the STE
· Seminar in Grosetto, Italy


· The STE flyer is finally available
· 4th Short-toed Eagle meeting

Environmental drivers of migration in STE and LLB

Jan 13, 2016 / Comment

The presented work is available on a website of the Electronic Theses & Dissertations Center. It is based on unique research data of Guilad Friedemann collected in period of 2011-2014. The main goal of the work was detection of the correlation between various environmental factors and migratory movements of Short-toed Eagles and Long-legged Buzzards of the Judean Foothills’ populations /map/:

• Krystaal Moonchyld McClain, 2015 – Environmental Drivers of Migration in Two Israeli Raptor Species – M.Sc.Thesis: 106 p. – Short-toed Eagle. file (En).


Flying and visual abilities of Circaetus gallicus

Dec 20, 2015 / Comment

The following two texts are dedicated to notable physical abilities of Short-toed Eagles andNormal angle of inclination of Short-toed Eagle flying up, like the previous one of Bernard Joubert, are going to be included in the next issue of La Plume du Circaète (Fr):

• Bernard JOUBERT, 2015 – Performance visuelle du Circaète [Visual abilities of Short-toed Eagle] //

• Bernard JOUBERT, 2015 – Quelques réflexions sur le vol [Some reflections on the flight] //