Plovers

species: 
Common Ringed Plover
scientific name: 
Charadrius hiaticula
EURING code: 
04700
notes: 

Combination of :
* yellow flag with a three numeric code (on left tarsus).
* metal ring (on right tibia)
* blue ring (on right tibia)

note 1 :  used numbers are : 000-999 and are written from the bottom, upwards. 

note 2 : the length of the flag is shorter then a normal flag and is engraved on both sides as well as on the forward part of the ring part of the flag.  

note 3 : purpose of the project is the fidelity to coastal and changing industrial breeding sites and wintering areas of these breeding populations.

note 4 :

email sighting submit: 
snailmail sighting submit: 
Chris Mc Guigan,
colour-ring type: 
Flag : combination of uncoded flag and legring(s).
countries where ringed: 
Scotland.