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Luscinia megarhynchos - Nightingale ( 11040 )
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 15 19
1940-1949 15 20
1950-1959 35 86
1960-1969 41 147
1970-1979 44 685
1980-1989 43 2,351
1990-1999 54 5,544
2000-2009 46 10,748
2010-2019 2 46
  295 19,646

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 11 48
Croatia HRZ Zagreb (Ornit. Inst.) 2 47
Czech Republic CZP Praha 10 55
Denmark DKC Copenhagen . 1
Finland SFH Helsinki Museum . 8
France FRP Paris 6 23
Germany DEH Hiddensee 44 2,589
Germany DER Radolfzell 27 172
Germany DEW Wilhelmshaven (Helgoland) 56 380
Hungary HGB Budapest 17 5,592
Hungary HGK Budapest . 3
Italy IAB Bologna Ozzano (BO) 9 2,434
Malta MLV Valletta . 95
Netherlands NLA Arnhem 25 1,604
Poland PLG Gdansk, Varsovia 3 116
Portugal POL Lisboa 1 2
Slovakia SKB Bratislava . 35
Spain ESA San Sebastian (Aranzadi) . 3
Spain ESI Madrid (ICONA) 30 6,167
Spain ESM Madrid (SEO) 10 185
Switzerland HES Sempach 9 27
UK & Ireland GBT London (British Museum, Tring, Thetford) 35 60

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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