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Circus cyaneus - Hen Harrier ( 02610 )
Numbers of Euring ringing recoveries

This page contains a summary of the ringing recoveries held in the EURING Data Bank. The contents of the EURING Data Bank may change, mostly as a result of recent data from ringing schemes. Numbers of records currently held may be slightly different from those quoted here.

Recoveries by Decade

Time period Records of dead
Records of live
<1940 47 2
1940-1949 18 2
1950-1959 66 2
1960-1969 115 8
1970-1979 163 20
1980-1989 187 33
1990-1999 188 79
2000-2009 98 149
2010-2019 10 .
  892 295

All schemes for which there is at least one recovery are listed.

Recoveries by Scheme

Country Scheme Scheme Name Number of dead
Number of live
Belgium BLB Bruxelles or Brussels 19 3
Croatia HRZ Zagreb (Ornit. Inst.) 1 .
Czech Republic CZP Praha 17 1
Denmark DKC Copenhagen 8 1
Finland SFH Helsinki Museum 73 12
France FRP Paris 11 3
Germany DEH Hiddensee 13 1
Germany DER Radolfzell 3 .
Germany DEW Wilhelmshaven (Helgoland) 21 2
Hungary HGB Budapest 2 .
Hungary HGK Budapest 1 1
Italy IAB Bologna Ozzano (BO) . 3
Netherlands NLA Arnhem 271 39
Norway NOS Stavanger Museum 1 .
Spain ESA San Sebastian (Aranzadi) 1 3
Spain ESI Madrid (ICONA) 2 3
Spain ESM Madrid (SEO) 1 .
Sweden SVG Göteborg 10 1
Sweden SVR Stockholm Museum 46 .
Sweden SVS Stockholm Museum 11 2
UK & Ireland GBT London (British Museum, Tring, Thetford) 377 218
USSR SUM Moskwa 3 2

All schemes for which there is at least one recovery are listed.

Maps of recovery locations
Note that some records presented on this map may not be currently available from the EDB and some newly received records are not yet shown.

  Records on dead recoveries Records on live recaptures/sightings
Where they were ringed (click on map for larger view)
Where they were found (click on map for larger view)

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This index should be cited as:
du Feu, C.R., Joys, A.C., Clark, J.A., Fiedler, W., Downie, I.S., van Noordwijk, A.J., Spina, F., Wassenaar, R. & Baillie, S.R. (2009) EURING Data Bank geographical index 2009. (
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