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Numenius arquata - Curlew ( 05410 )
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 184 5
1940-1949 67 3
1950-1959 278 7
1960-1969 732 18
1970-1979 607 57
1980-1989 727 352
1990-1999 531 498
2000-2009 281 255
2010-2019 29 5
  3,436 1,200

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 154 13
Denmark DKC Copenhagen 48 4
Finland SFH Helsinki Museum 852 668
France FRP Paris 9 2
Germany DEH Hiddensee 28 3
Germany DER Radolfzell 39 10
Germany DEW Wilhelmshaven (Helgoland) 244 256
Hungary HGB Budapest 2 .
Italy IAB Bologna Ozzano (BO) 2 .
Lithuania LIK Kaunas (Zool. Mus.) 2 1
Netherlands NLA Arnhem 341 83
Norway NOS Stavanger Museum 5 2
Poland PLG Gdansk, Varsovia . 3
Portugal POL Lisboa 1 .
Spain ESM Madrid (SEO) 1 1
Sweden SVG Göteborg 78 .
Sweden SVJ Stockholm Jager 4 .
Sweden SVR Stockholm Museum 49 1
Sweden SVS Stockholm Museum 89 14
Switzerland HES Sempach 5 .
UK & Ireland GBT London (British Museum, Tring, Thetford) 1,479 139
USSR SUM Moskwa 4 .

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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