Swale Wader Group


Curlew 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


4 F Ringed 02 Dec 2002 Shellness, Kent
05 Jan 2009 Sheppey, Kent 3km SW 6y 1m 3d

Arnhem 5340991

3 Ringed 10 Sep 2003 Kennemer Duinen, Noord-Holland, NETHERLANDS
26 Sep 2008 Harty, Kent 276km WSW 5y 0m 16d


3 M Ringed 27 Sep 2003 Harty, Kent
10 Nov 2004 Brevands, Calvados, FRANCE 246km SSW 1y 1m 14d

Arnhem 5261067

6 M Ringed 18 Apr 1992 Makkum, Friesland, NETHERLANDS
28 Aug 2000 Shellness, Kent 316km WSW 8y 4m 10d

Helsinki CT109169

1 Ringed 22 Jun 1996 Aanekoski, Mikkeli, FINLAND
09 Nov 1996 Harty, Kent 1932km WSW 0y 4m 18d


4 Ringed 23 Aug 1975 Harty, Kent
20 Oct 1990 Harty, Kent 0km 15y 1m 27d


3 Ringed 23 Sep 1967 Harty, Kent
11 Dec 1988 Harty, Kent 0km 21y 2m 18d


2 Ringed 12 Sep 1964 Harty, Kent
01 Dec 1987 Ile de Oiseaux, Gironde, FRANCE 756km SSW 23y 2m 19d


2 Ringed 16 Dec 1970 Harty, Kent
30 Dec 1978 Shellness, Kent 3km NE 8y 0m 14d


6 F Ringed 10 Feb 1978 Plymouth, Devon
10 Nov 1978 Chetney, Kent 355km ENE 0y 9m 0d

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.