Euring Species index page
Euring banner National schemes link Research link Meeting link Data and codes link About Euring link

Pluvialis squatarola - Grey Plover ( 04860 )
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 . .
1940-1949 . .
1950-1959 45 2
1960-1969 51 7
1970-1979 72 14
1980-1989 167 54
1990-1999 189 46
2000-2009 21 35
2010-2019 1 .
  546 158

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 4 2
Czech Republic CZP Praha 2 .
Denmark DKC Copenhagen 64 3
Denmark DKK KalÝ 4 2
Finland SFH Helsinki Museum 2 1
France FRP Paris 13 .
Germany DEH Hiddensee 31 4
Germany DEW Wilhelmshaven (Helgoland) 17 2
Italy IAB Bologna Ozzano (BO) 5 21
Netherlands NLA Arnhem 48 36
Norway NOS Stavanger Museum 1 .
Poland PLG Gdansk, Varsovia 12 8
Spain ESI Madrid (ICONA) 2 4
Spain ESM Madrid (SEO) . 1
Sweden SVS Stockholm Museum 6 .
UK & Ireland GBT London (British Museum, Tring, Thetford) 335 74

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)

To go directly to the Euring homepage, click here
Any problems with this page, please e-mail BTO Web support at:

BTO Blue line
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. (
© European Union for Bird Ringing
This site is hosted by the BTO on behalf of EURING.
Click here to email webmaster