rare birds records
Red-breasted Goose (Branta ruficollis)
© Askar Isabekov
Sorbulak. Almaty oblast.
Red-breasted Goose is a rare vagrant in southern part of Kazakhstan. First obeservation in Sorbulak. Single bird was in flock of Ruddy Shelducks.
Red-throated Pipit (Anthus cervinus)
© Andrey Kovalenko
Almaty area, Sorbulak.
Second record in Sorbulak. In generally, very rare record in eastern part of Kazakhstan.
Wood Lark (Lullula arborea)
© Aldiyar Saparbayev
Kirsanov state nature reserve, West-Kazakhstan region
Wood lark is rare passage migrant in Kazakhstan. 3rd photo record in website www.birds.kz. It should also be noted that date of record (11th of July) indicates to possible of breeding.
Rosy Starling (Sturnus roseus)
© Denis & Raisa Sayfutdinov
Kachug, Irkutsk region
The second encounter in Irkutsk Region (a vagrant).