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

GV82947

N:D82

1 Ringed 05 Jul 2019 Bowland - Brennand West, Lancashire
Colour marks read 21 Jun 2021 Redcar Tarn, near Keighley, West Yorkshire 43km ESE 1y 11m 16d
Colour marks read 21 Jan 2022 Alta de Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal 1765km SSW 2y 6m 16d
Colour marks read 04 Aug 2022 Queens Park Lake, Lancashire 31km SSE 3y 0m 30d

GY04389

N:Y38

1 Ringed 08 Jul 2021 Bowland - Langden Head, Lancashire
Colour marks read 02 Aug 2022 Lower Compton Landfill, Calne, Wiltshire 282km S 1y 0m 25d
Colour marks read 04 Aug 2022 Lower Compton Landfill, Calne, Wiltshire 282km S 1y 0m 27d
Colour marks read 02 Aug 2022
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04 Aug 2022
Lower Compton Landfill, Calne, Wiltshire 282km S 1y 0m 27d

GY04400

N:Y04

1 Ringed 08 Jul 2021 Bowland - Langden Head, Lancashire
Colour marks read 21 Jul 2022 Queens Park Lake, Lancashire 26km SSE 1y 0m 13d
Colour marks read 04 Aug 2022 Queens Park Lake, Lancashire 26km SSE 1y 0m 27d
Colour marks read 21 Jul 2022
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04 Aug 2022
Queens Park Lake, Lancashire 26km SSE 1y 0m 27d

GY04635

N:S09

1 Ringed 09 Jul 2021 Ribble Estuary, Lancashire
Colour marks read 30 Jul 2022 Queens Park Lake, Lancashire 30km E 1y 0m 21d
Colour marks read 04 Aug 2022 Queens Park Lake, Lancashire 30km E 1y 0m 26d
Colour marks read 30 Jul 2022
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04 Aug 2022
Queens Park Lake, Lancashire 30km E 1y 0m 26d

GY04254

N:U20

1 Ringed 07 Jul 2021 Bowland - Brennand West, Lancashire
Colour marks read 14 Jun 2022 Cotesbach landfill site, Leicestershire 198km SSE 0y 11m 7d
Colour marks read 15 Jun 2022 Cotesbach landfill site, Leicestershire 198km SSE 0y 11m 8d
Colour marks read 16 Jun 2022 Cotesbach landfill site, Leicestershire 198km SSE 0y 11m 9d
Colour marks read 14 Jun 2022
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16 Jun 2022
Cotesbach landfill site, Leicestershire 198km SSE 0y 11m 9d
Colour marks read 02 Aug 2022 Lower Compton Landfill, Calne, Wiltshire 289km S 1y 0m 26d

GY04080

N:W54

1 Ringed 20 Jul 2021 Walney Island, Cumbria
Colour marks read 08 Oct 2021 Vertedero R S U los Ruices, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 2m 18d
Colour marks read 11 Oct 2021 Vertedero R S U los Ruices, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 2m 21d
Colour marks read 16 Oct 2021 Vertedero R S U los Ruices, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 2m 26d
Colour marks read 30 Oct 2021 Vertedero R S U los Ruices, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 3m 10d
Colour marks read 08 Oct 2021
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30 Oct 2021
Vertedero R S U los Ruices, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 3m 10d
Colour marks read 28 Jul 2022 Sita/Suez complex , Neder-over-Heembeek/Brussels , Belgium, Belgium 623km ESE 1y 0m 8d
Colour marks read 30 Jul 2022 Grimbergen Side Dock, Brabant, Belgium 621km ESE 1y 0m 10d
Colour marks read 31 Jul 2022 Sita/Suez complex , Neder-over-Heembeek/Brussels , Belgium, Belgium 623km ESE 1y 0m 11d

GV82921

N:D56

1 Ringed 05 Jul 2019 Bowland - Brennand West, Lancashire
Colour marks read 11 Oct 2019 Figueira da Foz, Coimbra, Portugal 1612km SSW 0y 3m 6d
Colour marks read 03 Jun 2020 Redcar Tarn, near Keighley, West Yorkshire 43km ESE 0y 10m 29d
Colour marks read 29 Jun 2020 Redcar Tarn, near Keighley, West Yorkshire 43km ESE 0y 11m 24d
Colour marks read 30 Jul 2022 Redcar Tarn, near Keighley, West Yorkshire 43km ESE 3y 0m 25d
Colour marks read 03 Jun 2020
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30 Jul 2022
Redcar Tarn, near Keighley, West Yorkshire 43km ESE 3y 0m 25d

GY04060

N:K59

1 Ringed 17 Jul 2020 Bowland - Langden Head, Lancashire
Colour marks read 30 Jul 2022 Isla Cristina, Huelva, Spain 1897km SSW 2y 0m 13d

GY04454

N:Y51

1 Ringed 08 Jul 2021 Bowland - Langden Head, Lancashire
Colour marks read 18 Jul 2022 Lower Compton Landfill, Calne, Wiltshire 282km S 1y 0m 10d
Colour marks read 25 Jul 2022 Lower Compton Landfill, Calne, Wiltshire 282km S 1y 0m 17d
Colour marks read 30 Jul 2022 Lower Compton Landfill, Calne, Wiltshire 282km S 1y 0m 22d
Colour marks read 18 Jul 2022
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30 Jul 2022
Lower Compton Landfill, Calne, Wiltshire 282km S 1y 0m 22d

GV82681

N:L24

1 Ringed 04 Jul 2019 Bowland - Langden Head, Lancashire
Colour marks read 23 May 2020 Pallett Hill Quarry, Catterick, North Yorkshire 81km NE 0y 10m 19d
Colour marks read 23 Jul 2022 Redcar Tarn, near Keighley, West Yorkshire 46km E 3y 0m 19d

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