Waders

species: 
Common Sandpiper
scientific name: 
Actitis hypoleucos
EURING code: 
05560
notes: 

Combination of :
- 2 c-rings (on left tarsus).
- yellow ring (in 2015) / orange ring (in 2016) / light-green (lime) (in 2017) over metal ring (on right tarsus).

note 1 :  some birds have a green flag with a geolocator (on left tibia).

note 2 :

 

email sighting submit: 
snailmail sighting submit: 
Brian Bates, Ballinlaggan, Dunstaffnage Brae, Grantown-on-Spey, PH263JS, Scotland.
colour-ring type: 
Legrings : combination of uncoded.
countries where ringed: 
Scotland.
Left tarsus upper: 
1 c-ring : N-B-G-L-O-P-R-W-Y
Left tarsus middle: 
1 c-ring : N-B-G-L-O-P-R-W-Y
Right tarsus upper: 
1 c-ring : N-B-G-L-O-P-R-W-Y.
Right tarsus middle: 
metal ring.