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


2 Ringed 30 Aug 1962 Grovehurst, Kent
09 Mar 1963 Argences, Calvados, FRANCE 259km SSW 0y 6m 7d


1 Ringed 26 May 1962 Harty, Kent
04 Feb 1963 Bazajoz, Extremadura, SPAIN 1517km SSW 0y 8m 9d


4 Ringed 02 Oct 1962 Grovehurst, Kent
20 Jan 1963 Seville, Andalusia, SPAIN 1641km SSW 0y 3m 18d


2 Ringed 03 Dec 1961 Chetney Marsh, Kent
10 Jan 1963 Rosslare, Wexford, IRELAND 495km WNW 1y 1m 7d


3 Ringed 02 Oct 1962 Grovehurst, Kent
06 Jan 1963 Bilbao, Viscaya, SPAIN 943km SSW 0y 3m 4d


3 Ringed 25 Sep 1962 Chetney Marsh, Kent
30 Dec 1962 Durtal, Maine et Loire, FRANCE 418km S 0y 3m 5d


4 Ringed 31 Jul 1961 Grovehurst, Kent
18 Dec 1962 Marsais, Charente Maritime, FRANCE 593km S 1y 4m 17d


3 Ringed 15 Oct 1960 Harty, Kent
07 Apr 1962 Leverstock, Hertfordshire 106km WNW 1y 5m 23d


3 Ringed 07 Oct 1961 Harty, Kent
15 Feb 1962 Evora, Alto Alentejo, PORTUGAL 1579km SSW 0y 4m 8d


1 Ringed 02 Jun 1925 Sepopol, Olsztyn, POLAND
26 Nov 1925 Faversham, Kent 1389km W 0y 5m 24d

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.