North West England Gull Project

Great Black-backed Gull Larus marinus 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

MA05809

N:0G8

1 Ringed 06 Jul 2021 Walney Island, Cumbria
Colour marks read 09 Dec 2021 Heysham Harbour, Lancashire 19km E 0y 5m 3d
Colour marks read 15 Jan 2022 Heysham Harbour, Lancashire 19km E 0y 6m 9d
Colour marks read 03 Feb 2022 Heysham Harbour, Lancashire 19km E 0y 6m 28d
Colour marks read 13 Jan 2023 Heysham Harbour, Lancashire 19km E 1y 6m 7d
Colour marks read 02 Oct 2023 Heysham Harbour, Lancashire 19km E 2y 2m 26d
Colour marks read 09 Dec 2021
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02 Oct 2023
Heysham Harbour, Lancashire 19km E 2y 2m 26d

HT69247

N:4G3

1 Ringed 20 Jul 2021 Walney Island, Cumbria
Colour marks read 07 Jul 2023 Parton, Cumbria 60km NNW 1y 11m 17d
Colour marks read 11 Jul 2023 Parton, Cumbria 60km NNW 1y 11m 21d
Colour marks read 07 Jul 2023
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11 Jul 2023
Parton, Cumbria 60km NNW 1y 11m 21d

HT69249

N:4G7

1 Ringed 20 Jul 2021 Walney Island, Cumbria
Colour marks read 09 Oct 2021 Bardsey Island, Gwynedd 178km SW 0y 2m 19d
Colour marks read 11 Jul 2023 Parton, Cumbria 60km NNW 1y 11m 21d

MA59526

N:6G8

1 Ringed 15 Jul 2022 Walney Island, Cumbria
Found dead 18 Apr 2023 Walney Island, Cumbria 0km 0y 9m 3d

MA59521

N:6G3

1 Ringed 15 Jul 2022 Walney Island, Cumbria
Colour marks read 20 Oct 2022 Caerbwdy Beach, Pembrokeshire 277km SSW 0y 3m 5d
Colour marks read 01 Jan 2023 Coverack, Cornwall 467km SSW 0y 5m 17d
Colour marks read 17 Mar 2023 Coverack, Cornwall 467km SSW 0y 8m 2d
Colour marks read 01 Jan 2023
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17 Mar 2023
Coverack, Cornwall 467km SSW 0y 8m 2d

MA59506

N:3G4

1 Ringed 04 Jul 2022 Walney Island, Cumbria
Colour marks read 30 Oct 2022 Calf of Man, Isle of Man 104km W 0y 3m 26d
Colour marks read 11 Feb 2023 Ardglass Harbour, Down 157km W 0y 7m 7d

MA05806

N:0G5

1 Ringed 06 Jul 2021 Walney Island, Cumbria
Colour marks read 09 Sep 2021 Roosebeck, Cumbria 6km NE 0y 2m 3d
Colour marks read 13 Dec 2022 Duncannon beach, Wexford, Eire 321km SW 1y 5m 7d

MA59510

N:2G9

1 Ringed 04 Jul 2022 Walney Island, Cumbria
Colour marks read 20 Oct 2022 Gann Estuary, Pembrokeshire 292km SSW 0y 3m 16d

MA59529

N:7G1

1 Ringed 21 Jul 2022 Walney Island, Cumbria
Colour marks read 11 Oct 2022 Alston Wetland, Longridge, Lancashire 48km SE 0y 2m 20d

MA59519

N:5G8

1 Ringed 04 Jul 2022 Walney Island, Cumbria
Colour marks read 21 Sep 2022 Sandside, Cumbria 32km ENE 0y 2m 17d

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