Grey Wagtail
scientific name: 
Motacilla cinerea
EURING code: 

One c-ring above or below metal ring (on left leg) and two c-rings (on right leg).

note 1 : birds ringed at Heysham or Middleton Nature Reserves, Lancashire

note 2 : used colours on left leg (with metal) :
OLD: yellow, pale blue,
RECENT: red, orange, pink

note 3 : variety of right leg colours includes both dark and light blue and green ; rest a 'single tone'.

note 4 : partial ring-reads very welcome. 


email sighting submit: 
snailmail sighting submit: 
Pete Marsh, Leck View Cottage, Ashley's Farm, High Tatham, Lancashire, UK LA2 8PH.
colour-ring type: 
Legrings : combination of uncoded.
countries where ringed: 
United Kingdom.