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Larus fuscus - Lesser Black-backed Gull ( 05910 )
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 431 46
1940-1949 140 35
1950-1959 571 73
1960-1969 2,054 214
1970-1979 2,818 205
1980-1989 3,270 736
1990-1999 3,046 11,664
2000-2009 3,015 83,268
2010-2019 117 5,273
  15,462 101,514

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 41 20
Channel Islands CIJ Jersey 15 .
Denmark DKC Copenhagen 938 169
Denmark DKF Frederikssund 7 .
Denmark DKK Kal° . 1
Finland SFH Helsinki Museum 2,488 78,329
France FRP Paris 1 6
Germany DEH Hiddensee . 1
Germany DEW Wilhelmshaven (Helgoland) 48 136
Netherlands NLA Arnhem 1,434 2,231
Norway NOO Zoological Museum (Oslo) 8 8
Norway NOS Stavanger Museum 229 515
Poland PLG Gdansk, Varsovia . 9
Portugal POL Lisboa . 3
Spain ESI Madrid (ICONA) 25 71
Sweden SVG G÷teborg 105 12
Sweden SVJ Stockholm Jager 1 .
Sweden SVO Stockholm Ornis 17 1
Sweden SVR Stockholm Museum 89 8
Sweden SVS Stockholm Museum 466 340
UK & Ireland GBT London (British Museum, Tring, Thetford) 9,549 19,648
USSR SUM Moskwa 1 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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