Devon and Cornwall Wader Ringing Group

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Curlew Numenius arquata recoveries

These birds ringed by the Devon and Cornwall Wader Ringing Group have been recovered elsewhere, or have been ringed elsewhere and re-captured or re-sighted by us. Click on a ring number to see a life history for that bird and a map of its known movements.

Ring number Age / sex Activity Date Location Movement Duration

FV61055

4 Ringed 08 Sep 1978 Dawlish Warren, Exe Estuary, Devon, GB & NI
Found dead 06 May 1987 Roderweg, Roden/Vries, The Netherlands 735km ENE 8y 7m 28d

FV61057

4 Ringed 22 Sep 1978 Dawlish Warren, Exe Estuary, Devon, GB & NI
Found dead 05 May 1986 Zwanenwater Oost, Callantsoog, The Netherlands 611km ENE 7y 7m 13d

FV61010

4 Ringed 11 Aug 1978 Treyarnon Bay, near Padstow, England
Found dead 13 Oct 1985 Trevose Head, England 2km NNE 7y 2m 2d

FV61255

4 Ringed 27 Aug 1980 Camel Estuary, Wadebridge, England
Found dead 23 Apr 1985 Kyndbyvaerket, Denmark 1256km NE 4y 7m 27d

FV61036

4 Ringed 11 Aug 1978 Treyarnon Bay, near Padstow, England
Found dead 07 Jun 1981 Wassenaarse Slag, Wassenaar, The Netherlands 676km ENE 2y 9m 27d

FV42998

4 Ringed 09 Aug 1978 Camel Estuary, Wadebridge, England
Found dead 10 Sep 1980 Camel Estuary, Wadebridge, England 0km 2y 1m 1d

FV42944

4 Ringed 08 Aug 1978 Camel Estuary, Wadebridge, England
Recaptured 12 May 1980 2.6 Km N.E. of Saerbeck, Germany 884km ENE 1y 9m 4d

FV42988

4 Ringed 09 Aug 1978 Camel Estuary, Wadebridge, England
Found dead 13 Feb 1980 Padstow, England 7km W 1y 6m 4d

FV42657

4 Ringed 11 Feb 1978 Plymouth, England
Recaptured 10 Sep 1979 Aylburton Warth, Lydney, England 185km NE 1y 6m 30d

FV42986

4 Ringed 09 Aug 1978 Camel Estuary, Wadebridge, England
Found dead 23 Jul 1979 Drawski Mlyn, Drawsko, Poland 1461km ENE 0y 11m 14d

Map of recoveries

Blue markers indicate the ringing location and red markers the recovery or re-sighting location.

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