Lichk

Covered with dense stands of aquatic vegetation, Lichk offers excellent opportunities to many water and shorebirds as a breeding, foraging and stopover site.

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Common Coot

Common Coot

Fulica atra

Length: 36-38 cm, Wing Span: 70-80 cm

General description: Black overall with yellow legs. White frontal shield and short sharp bill, red eyes.

Abundance and habitat: Common species of resident birds. Occurs in lakes, marshes and slow-flowing rivers. Builds a platform nest of reeds.

Food: Aquatic vegetation, worms, insects.

Status: Protected by the RA law on fauna.

 

Links

Wiki:    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eurasian_coot

BirdLife:    http://www.birdlife.org/datazone/speciesfactsheet.php?id=2944

Birdpedia:   http://www.birdpedia.com/au/bi.dll/bipu02?m=006&id505=M000003153


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Svetlana, you seem to know birds very well, but what did you mean by your remark "The images do not correspond to the text!" ??? Please, clarify.

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The images do not correspond to the text!

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    How to reach From Yerevan take M4 highway, drive 117km to north-east and you will reach the Lichk Reserve. The trip will approximately take 1 hour 30 minutes.

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