North West England Gull Project

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Lesser Black-backed Gull Larus fuscus recoveries

These birds ringed as part of the North West England Gulls Project 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

GV82997

N:R23

1 Ringed 06 Jul 2019 Ribble Estuary, Lancashire
Colour marks read 27 Dec 2021 Haraganes Beach, Huelva, Spain 1869km SSW 2y 5m 21d

GY04257

N:U13

1 Ringed 07 Jul 2021 Bowland - Brennand West, Lancashire
Colour marks read 27 Dec 2021 San Lorenzo Beach, Gijon, Asturias (Oviedo), Spain 1186km SSW 0y 5m 20d

GY04479

N:13L

1 Ringed 08 Jul 2021 Bowland - Langden Head, Lancashire
Colour marks read 24 Dec 2021 Chipiona, Cadiz, Spain 1936km S 0y 5m 16d

GY04469

N:V03

1 Ringed 08 Jul 2021 Bowland - Langden Head, Lancashire
Colour marks read 13 Dec 2021 Lastres Harbour, Asturias (Oviedo), Spain 1175km S 0y 5m 5d
Colour marks read 14 Dec 2021 San Lorenzo Beach, Gijon, Asturias (Oviedo), Spain 1178km SSW 0y 5m 6d
Colour marks read 15 Dec 2021 San Lorenzo Beach, Gijon, Asturias (Oviedo), Spain 1178km SSW 0y 5m 7d
Colour marks read 14 Dec 2021
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15 Dec 2021
San Lorenzo Beach, Gijon, Asturias (Oviedo), Spain 1178km SSW 0y 5m 7d
Colour marks read 19 Dec 2021 Isabel la Catolica Park, Asturias (Oviedo), Spain 1178km SSW 0y 5m 11d

GY04375

N:Y16

1 Ringed 08 Jul 2021 Bowland - Langden Head, Lancashire
Colour marks read 07 Oct 2021 Ashworth Moor Reservoir, Greater Manchester 43km SE 0y 2m 29d
Colour marks read 15 Dec 2021 Quarteira fishing port, Faro, Portugal 1923km SSW 0y 5m 7d

GY04282

N:U38

1 Ringed 07 Jul 2021 Bowland - Brennand West, Lancashire
Colour marks read 19 Oct 2021 Caleta de VĂ©lez, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 0y 3m 12d
Colour marks read 23 Oct 2021 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 3m 16d
Colour marks read 08 Dec 2021 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 5m 1d
Colour marks read 23 Oct 2021
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08 Dec 2021
Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 5m 1d

GY04341

N:Y01

1 Ringed 08 Jul 2021 Bowland - Langden Head, Lancashire
Colour marks read 08 Dec 2021 Matosinhos, Porto, Portugal 1488km SSW 0y 5m 0d

GY04077

N:W52

1 Ringed 20 Jul 2021 Walney Island, Cumbria
Colour marks read 05 Dec 2021 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1931km S 0y 4m 15d

GV82702

N:L47

1 Ringed 04 Jul 2019 Bowland - Langden Head, Lancashire
Colour marks read 04 Dec 2021 O Porrino, Pontevedra, Spain 1386km SSW 2y 5m 0d

GV82890

N:D29

1 Ringed 05 Jul 2019 Bowland - Brennand West, Lancashire
Colour marks read 10 Aug 2020 Colmenar Viejo landfill, Madrid, Spain 1487km S 1y 1m 5d
Colour marks read 20 Nov 2021 Pinto landfill, Madrid, Spain 1531km S 2y 4m 15d
Colour marks read 04 Dec 2021 Pinto landfill, Madrid, Spain 1531km S 2y 4m 29d
Colour marks read 20 Nov 2021
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04 Dec 2021
Pinto landfill, Madrid, Spain 1531km S 2y 4m 29d

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