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

GV82881

N:D20

1 Ringed 05 Jul 2019 Bowland - Brennand West, Lancashire
Colour marks read 26 Nov 2019 Colindres, Cantabria, Santander, Spain 1182km S 0y 4m 21d
Colour marks read 06 Mar 2021 Colindres, Cantabria, Santander, Spain 1182km S 1y 8m 1d
Colour marks read 26 Nov 2019
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06 Mar 2021
Colindres, Cantabria, Santander, Spain 1182km S 1y 8m 1d
Colour marks read 06 Jul 2022 Ashworth Moor Reservoir, Greater Manchester 46km SSE 3y 0m 1d
Colour marks read 18 Aug 2022 Santona, Santander, Spain 1179km S 3y 1m 13d
Colour marks read 03 Dec 2023 Colindres, Cantabria, Santander, Spain 1182km S 4y 4m 28d
Colour marks read 18 Feb 2024 Cicero, Cantabria, Santander, Spain 1179km S 4y 7m 13d

GY04484

N:15L

1 Ringed 08 Jul 2021 Bowland - Langden Head, Lancashire
Colour marks read 26 Nov 2021 Caleta de Vélez, Malaga, Spain 1919km S 0y 4m 18d
Colour marks read 10 Dec 2022 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1920km S 1y 5m 2d
Colour marks read 11 Dec 2022 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1920km S 1y 5m 3d
Colour marks read 10 Dec 2022
to
11 Dec 2022
Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1920km S 1y 5m 3d
Colour marks read 16 Jan 2024 Caleta de Vélez, Malaga, Spain 1919km S 2y 6m 8d
Colour marks read 27 Jan 2024 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1920km S 2y 6m 19d
Colour marks read 09 Feb 2024 Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1919km S 2y 7m 1d
Colour marks read 11 Feb 2024 Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1919km S 2y 7m 3d
Colour marks read 09 Feb 2024
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11 Feb 2024
Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1919km S 2y 7m 3d

GY04248

N:M17

1 Ringed 06 Jul 2022 Bowland - Abbeystead Fell, Lancashire
Colour marks read 24 Feb 2023 Caleta de Vélez, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 0y 7m 18d
Colour marks read 03 Mar 2023 Puerto de la Caleta de Velez, Malaga, Spain 1923km S 0y 7m 25d
Colour marks read 09 Mar 2023 Puerto de la Caleta de Velez, Malaga, Spain 1923km S 0y 8m 3d
Colour marks read 03 Mar 2023
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09 Mar 2023
Puerto de la Caleta de Velez, Malaga, Spain 1923km S 0y 8m 3d
Colour marks read 11 Feb 2024 Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 1y 7m 5d

GY39092

N:4L9

1 Ringed 05 Jul 2023 Bowland - Langden Head, Lancashire
Colour marks read 06 Feb 2024 Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1919km S 0y 7m 1d
Colour marks read 08 Feb 2024 Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1919km S 0y 7m 3d
Colour marks read 11 Feb 2024 Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1919km S 0y 7m 6d
Colour marks read 06 Feb 2024
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11 Feb 2024
Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1919km S 0y 7m 6d

GY39282

N:8B7

1 Ringed 06 Jul 2023 Bowland - Brennand West, Lancashire
Colour marks read 27 Jan 2024 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 6m 21d
Colour marks read 06 Feb 2024 Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 0y 7m 0d
Colour marks read 11 Feb 2024 Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 0y 7m 5d
Colour marks read 06 Feb 2024
to
11 Feb 2024
Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 0y 7m 5d

GY39285

N:9B2

1 Ringed 06 Jul 2023 Bowland - Brennand West, Lancashire
Colour marks read 29 Jan 2024 Caleta de Vélez, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 0y 6m 23d
Colour marks read 10 Feb 2024 Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 0y 7m 4d
Colour marks read 11 Feb 2024 Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 0y 7m 5d
Colour marks read 10 Feb 2024
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11 Feb 2024
Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 0y 7m 5d

GV82930

N:D64

1 Ringed 05 Jul 2019 Bowland - Brennand West, Lancashire
Colour marks read 01 Jan 2021 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 1y 5m 27d
Colour marks read 03 Jan 2021 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 1y 5m 29d
Colour marks read 07 Mar 2021 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 1y 8m 2d
Colour marks read 01 Jan 2021
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07 Mar 2021
Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 1y 8m 2d
Colour marks read 25 Mar 2021 Los Ruices Landfill, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 1y 8m 20d
Colour marks read 05 Mar 2022 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 2y 8m 0d
Colour marks read 04 Sep 2022 Misericordia Beach, Malaga, Spain 1931km S 3y 1m 30d
Colour marks read 16 Sep 2022 Caleta de Vélez, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 3y 2m 11d
Colour marks read 21 Oct 2022 Caleta de Vélez, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 3y 3m 16d
Colour marks read 03 Nov 2022 Caleta de Vélez, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 3y 3m 29d
Colour marks read 16 Sep 2022
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03 Nov 2022
Caleta de Vélez, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 3y 3m 29d
Colour marks read 13 Nov 2022 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 3y 4m 8d
Colour marks read 07 Dec 2022 Caleta de Vélez, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 3y 5m 2d
Colour marks read 31 Dec 2022 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 3y 5m 26d
Colour marks read 15 Mar 2023 Caleta de Vélez, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 3y 8m 10d
Colour marks read 17 Mar 2023 Puerto de la Caleta de Velez, Malaga, Spain 1923km S 3y 8m 12d
Colour marks read 28 Aug 2023 Vertedero R S U los Ruices, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 4y 1m 23d
Colour marks read 04 Sep 2023 Vertedero R S U los Ruices, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 4y 1m 30d
Colour marks read 28 Aug 2023
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04 Sep 2023
Vertedero R S U los Ruices, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 4y 1m 30d
Colour marks read 27 Sep 2023 Puerto de la Caleta de Velez, Malaga, Spain 1923km S 4y 2m 22d
Colour marks read 10 Oct 2023 Vertedero R S U los Ruices, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 4y 3m 5d
Colour marks read 30 Oct 2023 Caleta de Vélez, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 4y 3m 25d
Colour marks read 05 Jan 2024 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 4y 6m 0d
Colour marks read 07 Feb 2024 Caleta de Vélez, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 4y 7m 2d
Colour marks read 08 Feb 2024 Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 4y 7m 3d

GY04282

N:U38

1 Ringed 07 Jul 2021 Bowland - Brennand West, Lancashire
Colour marks read 19 Oct 2021 Caleta de Vélez, 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 12 Feb 2022 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 7m 5d
Colour marks read 12 Mar 2022 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 8m 5d
Colour marks read 26 Nov 2022 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 1y 4m 19d
Colour marks read 04 Dec 2022 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 1y 4m 27d
Colour marks read 23 Oct 2021
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04 Dec 2022
Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 1y 4m 27d
Colour marks read 06 Oct 2023 Santa Luzia salt pans, Faro, Portugal 1919km SSW 2y 2m 29d
Colour marks read 25 Oct 2023 Vertedero R S U los Ruices, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 2y 3m 18d
Colour marks read 08 Feb 2024 Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 2y 7m 1d

GY04490

N:V25

1 Ringed 08 Jul 2021 Bowland - Langden Head, Lancashire
Colour marks read 04 Oct 2021 Ashworth Moor Reservoir, Greater Manchester 43km SE 0y 2m 26d
Colour marks read 08 Feb 2024 Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1919km S 2y 7m 0d

GY04853

N:M90

1 Ringed 06 Jul 2022 Bowland - Abbeystead Fell, Lancashire
Colour marks read 22 Nov 2022 Vertedero R S U los Ruices, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 0y 4m 16d
Colour marks read 26 Nov 2022 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 4m 20d
Colour marks read 27 Nov 2022 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 4m 21d
Colour marks read 24 Dec 2022 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 5m 18d
Colour marks read 31 Dec 2022 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 5m 25d
Colour marks read 08 Jan 2023 Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 6m 2d
Colour marks read 26 Nov 2022
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08 Jan 2023
Malaga Harbour, Malaga, Spain 1928km S 0y 6m 2d
Colour marks read 08 Feb 2024 Malaga Dump, Malaga, Spain 1926km S 1y 7m 2d

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