Swale Wader Group


Lapwing 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 10 Oct 1966 Grovehurst, Kent
23 Mar 1970 Marcillac, Gironde, FRANCE 688km S 3y 5m 13d


2 Ringed 08 Aug 1963 Grovehurst, Kent
08 Feb 1970 Palencia, Castillo Leon, SPAIN 1115km SSW 6y 6m 0d


4 Ringed 02 Aug 1969 Harty, Kent
06 Oct 1969 Braintree, Essex 62km NNW 0y 2m 4d


2 Ringed 14 Aug 1966 Grovehurst, Kent
30 Apr 1969 Lazisk, Slupca, Poznan, POLAND 1189km E 2y 8m 16d


2 Ringed 12 Nov 1965 Grovehurst, Kent
18 Feb 1969 La Plaine Sur Mer, Loire Atlantique, FRANCE 516km SSW 3y 3m 6d


2 Ringed 27 Sep 1965 Grovehurst, Kent
10 May 1968 Dorosini, Voyln, UKRAINE 1687km E 2y 7m 13d


1 Ringed 27 May 1964 Chetney Marsh, Kent
16 Mar 1967 St Vincent de Paul, Aquitaine, FRANCE 720km S 2y 9m 17d


2 Ringed 15 Dec 1964 Grovehurst, Kent
10 May 1965 Zenkovo, Tumen, RUSSIA 4184km NE 0y 4m 25d


1 Ringed 10 Jun 1963 Faversham, Kent
25 Feb 1965 Anover de Tajo, Toledo, SPAIN 1311km SSW 1y 8m 15d


1 Ringed 30 May 1964 Sharfleet, Kent
09 Jan 1965 Granada, Andalusia, SPAIN 1616km SSW 0y 7m 10d

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.