Archive for November, 2008

“Strepet” 2008, Vol.6, Is.1 was published

Thursday, November 6th, 2008 Posted in New publications | No Comments »

Dear colleagues,

A regular issue of the journal “Strepet” 2008, Vol.6, Is.1 was published. It includes some papers on birds of prey.

• Efimenko N.N. The Griffon Vulture in Turkmenistan (:93-106)
• Belik V.P., Vetrov V.V., Milobog Yu.V., Gugueva E.V. The White-tailed Eagle inhabiting shelterbelt forests in the Don basin and pre-Caucasia.

Also pay your attention please to complete list of publications dedicated to Birds of Prey in the Strepet journal since 2003.

RESOLUTION of the 3d International scientific conference «Birds of prey of Ukraine»

Tuesday, November 4th, 2008 Posted in Workshops.Conferences | No Comments »

Logo of the 3d International scientific conference «Birds of prey of Ukraine»

The conference was organized by Kryvyi Rih State Pegagogical University, Bohdan Khmelnitskyi National University in Cherkasy, Ukrainian Centre of Investigation on Birds of Prey.
Participants in the 3d International scientific conference «Birds of prey of Ukraine»

The conference was held in Kryvyi Rih (Ukraine) 24-25th October 2008, at Kryvyi Rih State Pedagogical University. About 80 ornithologists took part in the conference, represented 63 institutions and organizations from Ukraine, Russia and Belarus.

Plenary session of the 3d International scientific conference «Birds of prey of Ukraine»

The conference formed 4 breakup groups: “Birds of prey in ecosystems. Research and conservation of birds of prey”, “Status and ecology of some species of birds of prey”, “Migration and wintering of birds of prey”, “Birds of prey in regions”. The round-table discussion on modern capacities for presenting methods of birs of prey investigations was organized.

The reports and discussions have shown increased interest of biological science in studying of Falconiformes, high scientific and methodical level of researches of different aspects of their ecology, distribution and numbers in Ukraine and neighboring countries, and care about protection of these birds in modern ecosystems.

The conference has resolved: Read the rest of this entry »