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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 . .
1950-1959 30 5
1960-1969 117 7
1970-1979 84 13
1980-1989 67 39
1990-1999 51 55
2000-2009 19 80
2010-2019 . 3
  370 202

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 30 2
Czech Republic CZP Praha 10 1
Denmark DKC Copenhagen 98 10
Denmark DKK KalÝ 2 .
Finland SFH Helsinki Museum 26 34
France FRP Paris 2 .
Germany DEH Hiddensee 18 18
Germany DER Radolfzell 1 .
Germany DEW Wilhelmshaven (Helgoland) 39 14
Hungary HGB Budapest . 1
Italy IAB Bologna Ozzano (BO) 8 8
Lithuania LIK Kaunas (Zool. Mus.) . 2
Netherlands NLA Arnhem 31 10
Norway NOO Zoological Museum (Oslo) 1 .
Norway NOS Stavanger Museum 1 .
Spain ESI Madrid (ICONA) 2 2
Sweden SVJ Stockholm Jager 1 .
Sweden SVR Stockholm Museum 1 .
Sweden SVS Stockholm Museum 32 2
Switzerland HES Sempach 11 2
UK & Ireland GBT London (British Museum, Tring, Thetford) 50 96
USSR SUM Moskwa 6 .

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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