rare birds records
Great White Egret (Casmerodius albus)
© Vadim Ivushkin
Sixth species registration in Buryatia. In total, there are 10 meetings of this species in the Baikal area. In Buryatia 3 - for the second half of the 20th century. At the beginning of the 21st century: in the Irkutsk region 3, in Buryatia - 3. In 2017, two registrations (in Western and Southern Buryatia). Data on materials Yu.I. Melnikov (2016).
Eurasian Blackbird (Turdus merula)
© tatiana semenova
The first record in Buryatia.
Slender-billed Gull (Larus genei)
© Igor Fefelov
Selenga River delta, Kabansk District, Buryatia
The 2nd registration in the Selenga River delta. In total, only about ten records is known in the Eastern Asia east from the breeding range of this species.
Great Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo)
© Aleksandr Gontcharov
The first observation in Kemerovo Region after 1926.