Raptors

species: 
Red Kite
scientific name: 
Milvus milvus
EURING code: 
02391
notes: 

Yellow wingtag (on both wings) with a black four alpha-numeric code :
SP" (to denote Spain) and two numbers.

note 1 : other used colours are : light-blue and white.

note 2 : birds where captured during wintering period at Binaced, Huesca (northeastern Spain).

note 3 : from February 2005 till November 2016 609 kites where marked with wingtags (200 yellow, 160 blues and 244 white ).

note 4 : retrapped non Spanish kites with metal ring are attached with wing tags too.

note 5 : majority of kites are attached with white PVC rings with code in black from Biological Station of Doñana.

note 6 : 

Images: 
email sighting submit: 
email sighting submit (2): 
snailmail sighting submit: 
Javier de la Puente, Grupo Ornitológico SEO-Monticola, Edificio de Biología, Unidad de Biología, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, 28049, Madrid, Spain.
snailmail sighting submit (3): 
Lorena Alos, Fondo Amigos del Buitre, FAB. Calle Albalate, 12, 22510, Binaced, Huesca, Spain.
colour-ring type: 
Wingtag : coded.
colour-ring colour: 
Yellow [Y]
colour-ring code: 
Four alpha-numeric code (4 letters/numbers).
countries where ringed: 
Spain.
First letter: 
SP