Common Tern

white flag with 3 characters (first=N P R S or T)


Petra Manche
ring area The Netherlands: IJsselmeer area, Wadden Sea, province Friesland and Overijssel
animals 974
observations 2729, of which 1091 are captures
ringed in 2020 to 2023

From 2020, five species of pioneer coastal breeding birds receive color rings in the Delta, IJsselmeer area and Wadden Sea to better visualize the movements and to determine survival. It concerns the following species: Avocet, Kentish plover, Ringed plover, Common tern and Little tern. Both adults and large young are ringed.

Example bird

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

Data entry