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Sterna sandvicensis - Sandwich Tern ( 06110 )
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 291 58
1940-1949 85 10
1950-1959 446 74
1960-1969 1,215 578
1970-1979 1,379 1,169
1980-1989 1,030 1,340
1990-1999 2,357 2,518
2000-2009 534 5,116
2010-2019 15 27
  7,352 10,890

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 16 15
Denmark DKC Copenhagen 1,287 1,455
Denmark DKK Kal° . 2
Denmark DKO Odense 3 4
France FRP Paris 12 8
Germany DEH Hiddensee 200 1,045
Germany DEW Wilhelmshaven (Helgoland) 688 332
Greece GRA Athens . 1
Italy IAB Bologna Ozzano (BO) 3 28
Netherlands NLA Arnhem 2,235 4,630
Poland PLG Gdansk, Varsovia 3 10
Portugal POL Lisboa . 3
Spain ESI Madrid (ICONA) 19 110
Spain ESM Madrid (SEO) 2 .
Sweden SVG G÷teborg 3 6
Sweden SVO Stockholm Ornis 19 13
Sweden SVR Stockholm Museum 7 .
Sweden SVS Stockholm Museum 193 927
UK & Ireland GBT London (British Museum, Tring, Thetford) 2,457 2,274
USSR SUM Moskwa 205 27

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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