Pied Avocet
scientific name: 
Recurvirostra avosetta
EURING code: 

Combination of :
* one dark-green ring with a white 3 alpha-numeric code, separated by a bar (on left or right tibia)
* metal ring (on left or right tarsus).

note 1 : this project started during spring ’05 in Cádiz (SW Spain) and will continue for at least 5 years.

note 2 : the plastic rings are 40mm. high and 20mm. wide.

note 3 : 270 birds were ringed with a numeric code during 2005.

note 4 : the position of the metal and c-ring can change.

email sighting submit: 
email sighting submit (2): 
snailmail sighting submit: 
Milvus-GOES (Grupo Ornitologico del Estrecho), Aptdo. De Correos 351, SP-11300 La Linea, Cádiz, Spain.
colour-ring type: 
Legring : one, coded.
colour-ring colour: 
Dark Green [G]
countries where ringed: