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Branta Cover Language of the article: Russian Cite: Stoylovsky P, V. . (2000). Birds of the Kagul Lake. Branta: Transactions of the Azov-Black Sea Ornithological Station, 3, 78-86 Views: 298 Branta copyright Branta license

Branta Issues > Issue №3 (2000)

Branta: Transactions of the Azov-Black Sea Ornithological Station, 78-86

Birds of the Kagul Lake

Stoylovsky V.P.

А great number of literary sources published in the beginning of 20th century were analyzed. They applied to the structure and distribution of ornithofauna on the lakes of the Danube region. Much attention was paid to the birds of the KagulLake. Certain changes in the ornithofauna composition according to general transformation in the region were underlined. There are given data on the numbers of main wetland bird groups in breeding and post-breeding periods. A total of 55 bird species relating to 14 orders were recorded. A total of 170 bird species were registered at the Kagul lake throughout a year.

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