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Charadrius alexandrinus - Kentish Plover ( 04770 )
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 10 3
1940-1949 8 8
1950-1959 67 174
1960-1969 50 50
1970-1979 29 19
1980-1989 18 127
1990-1999 26 352
2000-2009 15 638
2010-2019 . .
  223 1,371

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 18 24
Denmark DKC Copenhagen 14 47
France FRP Paris 2 3
Germany DER Radolfzell 6 1
Germany DEW Wilhelmshaven (Helgoland) 103 163
Hungary HGB Budapest 2 36
Hungary HGK Budapest 3 2
Italy IAB Bologna Ozzano (BO) 5 84
Netherlands NLA Arnhem 34 750
Portugal POL Lisboa 2 3
Spain ESI Madrid (ICONA) 26 224
Spain ESM Madrid (SEO) 2 3
Sweden SVO Stockholm Ornis . 1
Sweden SVR Stockholm Museum 3 1
Sweden SVS Stockholm Museum 2 19
USSR SUM Moskwa 1 10

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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