Swale Wader Group


Ringed 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 Age / sex Activity Date Location Movement Duration


1 Ringed 29 May 1998 Elmley, Kent
Recaptured 05 Sep 1998 Ham Creek, Suffolk 102km NNE 0y 3m 7d


4 Ringed 09 May 1987 Wakerow, Greifswald, Rostock, GERMANY
Recaptured 25 Jul 1987 Harty, Kent 892km WSW 0y 2m 16d


4 Ringed 14 Aug 1981 Harty, Kent
Found dead 01 Jun 1987 Nedaler Tydal, Sor-Trondelag, NORWAY 1451km NNE 5y 9m 18d

Helsinki PT18803

4 M Ringed 23 Aug 1977 Luvia, Turku & Pori, FINLAND
Recaptured 01 Oct 1984 Chetney, Kent 1681km WSW 7y 1m 8d


3 Ringed 07 Dec 1980 Seasalter, Kent
Recaptured 22 Feb 1982 Seal Sands, Teesmouth 391km NNW 1y 2m 15d


4 Ringed 09 Aug 1980 Harty, Kent
Recaptured 04 Aug 1981 Estuary, Rio Gualhorce, Malaga, SPAIN 1688km SSW 0y 11m 26d

Wilhelmshaven (Helgoland) 80669055

1 Ringed 15 Jun 1980 Bottsand, Schleswig-Holstein, GERMANY
Recaptured 07 Dec 1980 Seasalter, Kent 708km WSW 0y 5m 22d


3 Ringed 17 Jun 1979 Cliffe, Kent
Recaptured 09 Aug 1980 Harty, Kent 30km ESE 1y 1m 23d


4 Ringed 23 Aug 1975 Harty, Kent
Recaptured 18 Aug 1979 Cliffe, Kent 30km WNW 3y 11m 26d


2 Ringed 31 Aug 1970 Harty, Kent
Found dead 26 May 1971 Barry, Carnoustie, Angus, SCOTLAND 619km NNW 0y 8m 25d

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.