Swale Wader Group


Bar-tailed Godwit recoveries

These birds ringed by the Swale Wader Group have been recovered elsewhere, or have been ringed elsewhere and re-captured by the Swale Wader Group. Click on a ring number to see a map and life history for that bird.

Ring number Age / sex Activity Date Location Movement Duration


4 Ringed 18 Dec 1994 Shellness, Kent
09 Nov 2011 Harty, Kent 3km SW 16y 10m 22d

Stavanger DA31177

3 Ringed 27 Aug 2009 Revtanger, Klepp, Rogaland, NORWAY
29 Aug 2011 Harty, Kent 872km SSW 2y 0m 2d


3 Ringed 06 Nov 2010 Harty, Kent
03 Jul 2011 Shellness, Kent 3km NE 0y 7m 27d


3 Ringed 08 Oct 2007 Harty, Kent
26 Jul 2009 Snettisham, Norfolk 172km N 1y 9m 18d


3 Ringed 02 Dec 2001 Harty, Kent
21 Mar 2004 Skaerbaek, Jylland, DENMARK 665km NE 2y 3m 19d


4 Ringed 23 Aug 2002 Harty, Kent
14 Aug 2003 Le Vivier sur Mer, Brittany, FRANCE 403km SW 0y 11m 22d


4 Ringed 23 Aug 1998 Shellness, Kent
12 Nov 1999 Minster, Kent 11km WNW 1y 2m 20d


4 Ringed 23 Aug 1998 Shellness, Kent
05 Jun 1999 Pyasina River, Taymyr, WESTERN SIBERIA 4686km NNE 0y 9m 13d

Stavanger 660597

4 Ringed 09 Sep 1979 Jomfruland, Telemark, NORWAY
20 Dec 1998 Shellness, Kent 996km SW 19y 3m 11d


4 Ringed 05 Oct 1968 Harty, Kent
27 Mar 1975 Vlieland Island, Friesland, NETHERLANDS 349km NE 6y 5m 22d

Map of recoveries

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The grey marker indicates the position of The Swale. Red markers indicate recovery locations of birds ringed by the Swale Wader Group. Green markers indicate ringing locations of birds re-captured by the Swale Wader Group or re-sighted around The Swale.