Swale Wader Group


Curlew Sandpiper 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


3 Ringed 03 Sep 1997 Harty, Kent
08 May 1999 Orti-Bottagone, Livorno & Pisa, ITALY 1156km SE 1y 8m 5d

Stavanger 8546172

3 Ringed 30 Aug 1992 Makkevika, More og Romsdal, NORWAY
25 Sep 1992 Harty, Kent 1276km SSW 0y 0m 26d

Gdansk JN12410

3 Ringed 31 Aug 1988 Rewa, Gdansk, POLAND
10 Sep 1988 Harty, Kent 1228km W 0y 0m 10d


4 Ringed 28 Aug 1972 Grovehurst, Kent
29 Aug 1972 Sallenelles, Calvados, FRANCE 244km SSW 0y 0m 1d

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.