Swale Wader Group


Oystercatcher 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





SS71573 6 Ringed 13/02/1971 Harty, Kent
27/02/1972 Sainte Marie du Mont, Manche, FRANCE 264km SW 1y 0m 14d
3104798 5 Ringed 13/02/1971 Harty, Kent
12/04/1974 Ferwoude, Friesland, NETHERLANDS 358km ENE 3y 1m 30d
SS71613 6 Ringed 13/02/1971 Harty, Kent
09/03/1975 Hemrikspolder, Leeuwarden, Friesland, NETHERLANDS 393km NE 4y 0m 24d
SS71582 6 Ringed 13/02/1971 Harty, Kent
18/04/1981 Norderney, Ostfriesische Inseln, GERMANY 499km NE 10y 2m 5d
3104761 6 Ringed 13/02/1971 Harty, Kent
30/03/1986 Giethoorn, Overijssel, NETHERLANDS 386km ENE 15y 1m 17d
SS71735 4 Ringed 04/12/1971 Shellness, Kent
25/07/1980 Fort Mahon, Somme, FRANCE 121km SSE 8y 7m 21d
FV43626 8 Ringed 14/08/1977 Terrington, Norfolk
24/09/1995 Harty, Kent 165km SSE 18y 1m 10d
FR85109 3 Ringed 23/02/1986 Fagbury, Suffolk
04/06/2009 Warden, Kent 67km SSW 23y 3m 12d
4 Ringed 02/05/1986 Dudzele, West-Vlaanderen, BELGIUM
07/10/1994 Shellness, Kent 159km W 8y 5m 5d
FC61413 1 Ringed 09/06/1993 Ninebanks, Northumberland
21/12/2006 Harty Marshes, Kent 445km SSE 13y 6m 12d

Map of Oystercatcher 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 has been 1 local recovery.