Tag Archives: Turkey

Autumn migration is already almost over

Nikoo reaches Sudan, and Maysa is already in Pakistan.

Maysa joins Tesfaye at Tallymerjan

Nikoo reaches Turkey, while Maysa joins Tesfaye at Tallymerjan.

Tesfaye reaches Tallymarjan on his return journey

Tesfaye reaches Tallymarjan on the Turkmenistan/Uzbekistan border.

Three on the move, and news from Saudi Arabia

Three tagged birds are now on the move back to their breeding grounds.

Five birds wintering in Sudan

In another unexpected move, Vyan leaves Saudi Arabia and reaches Sudan.

More on the Tallymerjan expedition

Paul Donald, Principal Conservation Scientist at the RSPB, tells us more about the autumn surveys in Turkmenistan.

Kiryl on the move at last

Kiryl finally leaves the breeding grounds and heads off towards the Middle East and North Africa.

Sanjar reaches Saudi Arabia

Sanjar’s migration takes him deep into Saudi Arabia, while the other birds on the western flyway are not far behind.

Vyan heads west

Vyan crosses the Caspian Sea to join the other birds on the western route.

Boris and Shirin are back in Kazakhstan

Both Boris and Shirin have made it back to Kazakhstan, and are now looking for a place to settle for breeding.