Swale Wader Group


Grey Plover 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





DS23408 4 Ringed 06/08/1966 Harty, Kent
24/08/1967 Vaernengene, Jylland, DENMARK 696km NE 1y 0m 18d
DS08778 4 Ringed 24/08/1974 Harty, Kent
17/05/1981 Norderheverkoog, Schleswig-Holstein, GERMANY 629km NE 6y 8m 23d
DS08839 2 Ringed 09/10/1976 Harty, Kent
03/12/1976 Half Assini, , GHANA 5160km S 0y 1m 24d
DS08645 4 Ringed 28/08/1981 Harty, Kent
25/08/1990 Schiermonnikoog, Schiermonnikoog, NETHERLANDS 429km NE 8y 11m 28d
3 Ringed 30/09/1984 Castricum, Noord-Holland, NETHERLANDS
20/02/1985 Leysdown, Kent 283km WSW 0y 4m 21d
DS89659 4 Ringed 22/09/1990 Harty, Kent
08/08/1993 Holwerd Oost, Friesland, NETHERLANDS 407km NE 2y 10m 17d
DS89669 3 Ringed 19/10/1990 Harty, Kent
09/02/1991 Faversham Creek, Kent 4km SSW 0y 3m 21d
DK74558 3 Ringed 03/10/1993 Harty, Kent
06/08/1995 Baie de Somme, Somme, FRANCE 136km SSE 1y 10m 3d
DB50076 4 Ringed 28/08/1999 Harty, Kent
05/03/2000 Juist, Ostfriesiche Inselin, GERMANY 479km NE 0y 6m 6d
DB34887 4 Ringed 30/11/2000 Dibden Bay, Hampshire
08/02/2004 Western Shore, Hampshire 4km NNW 3y 2m 9d
22/02/2004 Harty, Kent 167km ENE 3y 2m 23d
27/08/2004 Hythe, Hampshire 5km NW 3y 8m 28d
10/11/2004 Western Shore, Hampshire 4km NNW 3y 11m 11d
6 F Ringed 09/05/2001 Castricum, Noord-Holland, NETHERLANDS
18/10/2002 Harty, Kent 286km WSW 1y 5m 9d
DB95991 4 Ringed 21/10/2006 Harty Marshes, Kent
13/08/2010 Ujscie Wisly K Swibno, Gdansk, POLAND 1251km ENE 3y 9m 23d

Map of Grey Plover 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 are the ringing locations of birds re-captured on or near The Swale.

In addition there have been 14 local recoveries.