Species

The Group concentrates monitoring work on eleven target species and we are involved in colour marking projects on six species. Five birds ringed by WWRG hold the record for being the oldest-known individual of that species; see all the longevity records for species we ring.

Oystercatcher

Oystercatcher

Grey Plover

Grey Plover

Ringed Plover

Ringed Plover

Curlew

Curlew

Black-tailed Godwit

Black-tailed Godwit

Bar-tailed Godwit

Bar-tailed Godwit

Turnstone

Turnstone

Knot

Knot

Sanderling

Sanderling

Dunlin

Dunlin

Redshank

Redshank