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Chlidonias niger - Black Tern ( 06270 )
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 7 1
1940-1949 11 4
1950-1959 50 55
1960-1969 56 7
1970-1979 23 25
1980-1989 19 73
1990-1999 26 143
2000-2009 36 237
2010-2019 1 6
  229 551

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 2 2
Croatia HRZ Zagreb (Ornit. Inst.) 4 .
Czech Republic CZP Praha 3 .
Denmark DKC Copenhagen 2 .
Denmark DKK KalÝ 4 6
Finland SFH Helsinki Museum 2 32
France FRP Paris 1 .
Germany DEH Hiddensee . 48
Germany DER Radolfzell 2 .
Germany DEW Wilhelmshaven (Helgoland) 4 .
Greece GRA Athens . 2
Hungary HGK Budapest 2 .
Italy IAB Bologna Ozzano (BO) 109 110
Lithuania LIK Kaunas (Zool. Mus.) . 1
Netherlands NLA Arnhem 88 280
Poland PLG Gdansk, Varsovia . 4
Portugal POL Lisboa . 1
Spain ESI Madrid (ICONA) . 34
Spain ESM Madrid (SEO) 1 .
Sweden SVR Stockholm Museum 1 .
Sweden SVS Stockholm Museum 4 31

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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