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Anthus trivialis - Tree Pipit ( 10090 )
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 13 1
1940-1949 22 1
1950-1959 33 34
1960-1969 82 37
1970-1979 132 239
1980-1989 57 457
1990-1999 34 373
2000-2009 25 335
2010-2019 1 9
  399 1,486

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 25 44
Czech Republic CZP Praha 28 4
Denmark DKC Copenhagen 15 6
Finland SFH Helsinki Museum 55 369
France FRP Paris 1 2
Germany DEH Hiddensee 4 261
Germany DER Radolfzell 8 .
Germany DEW Wilhelmshaven (Helgoland) 26 253
Hungary HGB Budapest 3 170
Italy IAB Bologna Ozzano (BO) 94 111
Lithuania LIK Kaunas (Zool. Mus.) . 1
Malta MLV Valletta . 18
Netherlands NLA Arnhem 4 149
Norway NOS Stavanger Museum 2 11
Poland PLG Gdansk, Varsovia 3 14
Slovakia SKB Bratislava . 1
Spain ESA San Sebastian (Aranzadi) . 1
Spain ESI Madrid (ICONA) 4 10
Spain ESM Madrid (SEO) 1 .
Sweden SVO Stockholm Ornis 3 .
Sweden SVR Stockholm Museum 4 .
Sweden SVS Stockholm Museum 61 23
Switzerland HES Sempach 16 27
UK & Ireland GBT London (British Museum, Tring, Thetford) 32 8
USSR SUM Moskwa 10 3

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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