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Lake Teletskoye, Siberia (Center on Interactive Map)

Map of Lake Teletskoye, Siberia

Map of Lake Teletskoye, Siberia

Altai, Lake Teletskoe
Eurasian Wryneck (Jynx torquilla) Brown Shrike (Lanius cristatus) Grey Wagtail (Motacilla cinerea) Female Spotted Nutcracker (Nucifraga caryocatactes) Lesser Whitethroat (Sylvia curruca) Mistle Thrush (Turdus viscivorus)
Eurasian Tree-Creeper (Certhia familiaris) White Wagtail (Motacilla alba) Male, Central Asia Form Song Thrush (Turdus philomelos)

A long fjord-like lake in the Altai region of Russia. The water is very cold and clear, and the lake is surrounded by steep forested hills.




8/5/2008: This includes three nights at the lake including walks in the nearby forest and a boat trip on the lake itself.

Previous Visit (Elekmonar: 8/2/2008)
Next Visit (Barnaul: 8/6/2008)

Species Recorded (17)

Birds ( 17 )

Swans, Geese, and Ducks ( Anatidae )
Common Merganser - Mergus merganser

Kites, Hawks, Eagles, and Allies ( Acciptridae )
Eurasian Sparrowhawk - Accipiter nisus

Plovers ( Charadriidae )
Little Ringed Plover - Charadrius dubius

Pigeons and Doves ( Columbidae )
Oriental Turtle-Dove - Streptopelia orientalis

Piculets and Woodpeckers ( Picidae )
Eurasian Wryneck - Jynx torquilla

Swallows ( Hirundinidae )
Barn Swallow - Hirundo rustica

Jays and Crows ( Corvidae )
Eurasian Nutcracker - Nucifraga caryocatactes

Nuthatches ( Sittidae )
Eurasian Nuthatch - Sitta europaea

Treecreepers ( Certhiidae )
Eurasian Treecreeper - Certhia familiaris

Dippers ( Cinclidae )
White-throated Dipper - Cinclus cinclus

Old World Warblers and Gnatcatchers ( Sylviidae )
Lesser Whitethroat - Curruca curruca

Thrushes and Allies ( Turdidae )
Song Thrush - Turdus philomelos
Mistle Thrush - Turdus viscivorus

Wagtails and Pipits ( Motacillidae )
White Wagtail - Motacilla alba
Gray Wagtail - Motacilla cinerea
Western Yellow Wagtail - Motacilla flava

Shrikes ( Laniidae )
Brown Shrike - Lanius cristatus




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