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


1 Ringed 10 Jun 1976 Fuchtorf, Warendorf,Munster, GERMANY
01 Sep 1976 Swale, Kent 535km W 0y 2m 22d


2 Ringed 13 Jul 1968 Harty, Kent
30 Nov 1974 Shellness, Kent 3km NE 6y 4m 17d


4 Ringed 02 Aug 1969 Harty, Kent
28 Nov 1974 Sheerness, Kent 3km NE 5y 3m 26d


2 Ringed 04 Nov 1961 Harty, Kent
31 Jan 1974 Leysdown, Kent 4km N 12y 2m 27d


2 Ringed 29 Jul 1961 Harty, Kent
26 Feb 1973 Isigny-sur-mer, Calvados, FRANCE 269km SSW 11y 6m 28d

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1 Ringed 30 Jun 1969 Narsholmen, Nar, Gotland Island, SWEDEN
19 Nov 1972 Shellness, Kent 1316km WSW 3y 4m 20d


6 Ringed 04 Apr 1962 Chetney, Kent
16 Aug 1971 Orsted, Arhus, Jutland, DENMARK 845km NE 9y 4m 12d


4 Ringed 23 Sep 1967 Harty, Kent
04 Nov 1967 Corsept, Loire Atlantique, FRANCE 500km SSW 0y 1m 12d


2 Ringed 19 Nov 1960 Harty, Kent
01 Jan 1964 Blakeney, Norfolk 179km N 3y 1m 13d

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1 Ringed 12 Jun 1963 Nabben, Gotland Island, SWEDEN
27 Nov 1963 Shellness, Kent 1316km WSW 0y 5m 15d

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.