lime ring with 3 letters


Tijs van den Berg
ring area Nederland, Groene Hart
animals 1316
observations 1842, of which 1373 are captures
ringed in 2016 to 2020

Early 2017 VRS De Haar and VRS Het Gooi started in the Groene Hart area in the Netherlands with a RAS-project for survival research for Common Kestrels. As well nestlings as adult Common Kestrels are being ringed with a lime (light-green) colour ring with three black alpha code on the left tarsus. The used letters are: A, C, E, H, J, K, L, N, P, S, T, U, X, Y, Z. The ring is read from bottom to top.

Example bird

Shorthand: L-JXJ explanation
This is an arbitrary example of a bird that might not exist.

Data entry