May 20, 2007

18 MAY 2007, Khorgo-Terkhijn-Tsagaan-Nuur National Park
- Andrea Strauss

At the northern side of Terkhijn Tsagaan nuur (nuur=lake) in the northern Khangai Mts. two Black-throated Divers, 2 pairs Demoiselle Cranes, several Ruddy Shelducks and an impressive concentration of 120 White-winged Scoters Melanitta deglandi stejnegeri were counted.

Terkhijn Tsagaan nuur (2060 m a.s.l.),

still partly covered with ice. Photo © A. Strauss

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