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

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, Cornwall, GB & NI
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, Cornwall, GB & NI
Found dead 10 Sep 1980 Camel Estuary, Wadebridge, Cornwall, GB & NI 0km 2y 1m 1d

FV42944

4 Ringed 08 Aug 1978 Camel Estuary, Wadebridge, Cornwall, GB & NI
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, Cornwall, GB & NI
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, Cornwall, GB & NI
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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