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Limosa lapponica - Bar-tailed Godwit ( 05340 )
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 2 .
1940-1949 1 .
1950-1959 12 1
1960-1969 26 3
1970-1979 74 29
1980-1989 130 104
1990-1999 116 132
2000-2009 59 164
2010-2019 5 24
  425 457

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 3 .
Czech Republic CZP Praha 2 .
Denmark DKC Copenhagen 20 3
Finland SFH Helsinki Museum 5 .
France FRP Paris 10 10
Germany DEH Hiddensee 27 16
Germany DEW Wilhelmshaven (Helgoland) 23 28
Italy IAB Bologna Ozzano (BO) 6 2
Netherlands NLA Arnhem 97 223
Norway NOS Stavanger Museum 1 4
Poland PLG Gdansk, Varsovia 9 14
Portugal POL Lisboa 2 3
Spain ESI Madrid (ICONA) 3 3
Spain ESM Madrid (SEO) 1 .
Sweden SVO Stockholm Ornis 5 .
Sweden SVR Stockholm Museum 4 .
Sweden SVS Stockholm Museum 12 .
Switzerland HES Sempach 1 .
UK & Ireland GBT London (British Museum, Tring, Thetford) 194 151

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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