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Saxicola torquata - Stonechat ( 11390 )
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 3 7
1940-1949 7 21
1950-1959 34 19
1960-1969 66 13
1970-1979 61 47
1980-1989 58 368
1990-1999 50 763
2000-2009 27 1,333
2010-2019 . 16
  306 2,587

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 50 33
Channel Islands CIJ Jersey 7 .
Croatia HRZ Zagreb (Ornit. Inst.) 1 9
Czech Republic CZP Praha 4 3
Finland SFH Helsinki Museum . 1
France FRP Paris 1 1
Germany DEH Hiddensee 2 52
Germany DER Radolfzell 30 128
Germany DEW Wilhelmshaven (Helgoland) 16 25
Hungary HGB Budapest 7 670
Italy IAB Bologna Ozzano (BO) 4 232
Malta MLV Valletta . 57
Netherlands NLA Arnhem 28 225
Norway NOS Stavanger Museum . 2
Poland PLG Gdansk, Varsovia 1 10
Portugal POL Lisboa 1 2
Slovakia SKB Bratislava . 9
Spain ESA San Sebastian (Aranzadi) . 1
Spain ESI Madrid (ICONA) 20 957
Spain ESM Madrid (SEO) 7 4
Switzerland HES Sempach 11 21
UK & Ireland GBT London (British Museum, Tring, Thetford) 116 145

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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