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A Report from

Armenia and Georgia 24th June-3rd July 2004,

Chris Batty


Mount Ararat

White-headed Duck


Egyptian Vulture

Levant Sparrowhawk

Lesser Spotted Eagle

White-tailed Lapwing

Armenian Gulls

White-winged Tern

Blue-cheeked Bee-eater

European Roller

Syrian Woodpecker (form transcaucasicus)

Shore Lark (form penicillata)

Citrine Wagtail

Radde's Accentor

Rufous-tailed Scrub Robin (form familiaris)

Bluethroat (form magna)

White-throated Robin

Black Redstart (nominate form ochruros)

Finsch's Wheatear

Persian Wheatear

Rufous-tailed Rock Thrush

Paddyfield Warbler

Ménétries's Warbler

Eastern Orphean Warbler

Barred Warbler

Eastern Rock Nuthatch (form obscura)

Red-backed Shrike (form kobylini)

Pale Rock Sparrow

Rock Sparrow (form exigua)

Twite (form brevirostris)

Mongolian Finch

Trumpeter Finch (form crassirostris)

Common Rosefinch

Grey-necked Bunting (form cerrutii)

Common Reed Bunting (form caspia)

all images taken with a Nikon Coolpix 4500 mounted to a Kowa TSN-823 using a London Camera Exchange SCE190/A3 adapter and a 20x wide angle eyepiece from the TSN-1 series telescopes coupled to the TSN-823 using a Kowa TSE-EC Eyepiece Converter or through Leica 10x42BA binoculars



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