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4 April 2015

Russia-North Korea joint issue

L : Western Osprey (魚鷹) ; R : Eurasian Sparrowhawk (北雀鷹)
Russia (2014)

17th October, 2014. Astrakhan

Osprey is a large bird of prey birds of prey of the family unit Skopina. Spread all over the world except Antarctica and some oceanic islands. Live in areas where there are large clean ponds rich in fish. It feeds mainly on fish, which tracks down, flying high above the water. The current strength of the Osprey decreases it is listed in the Red Book. Russia has signed an agreement with Korea, India, Japan on Migratory Skopje and measures for their protection.

Sparrowhawk is a small bird of prey birds of prey of the family Accipitridae squad. Distributed from Western Europe and North Africa to the Far East and the Himalayas. Found in most parts of Russia, except treeless deserts, steppes and tundra. Preys mainly on small birds. Due to the use of pesticides in the middle of the 20th century. number Sparrowhawk reached historic lows, but since then its population grew again.

Eurasian Sparrowhawk (北雀鷹)
Russia (2014)

12th October, 2014. Moscow

Eurasian Sparrowhawk (北雀鷹)
North Korea (2014)

30th May, 2016. Pyongyang

Western Osprey (魚鷹)
Russia (2014)
12th October, 2014. Moscow

Western Osprey (魚鷹)
North Korea (2014)
30th May, 2014. Pyongyang

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