Montagu's Harrier
scientific name: 
Circus pygargus

Red ring with white two alpha-numeric code (on one leg) and metal ring (on the other leg).

note 1 : birds were ringed in Lower Saxony, Schleswig Holstein, Brandenburg and Saxony-Anhalt (Germany) since 2004.

note 2 : From 2016 onwards the two letters/numbers of the code are separated by a white line (e.g. A|A).

note 3: From 2016 onwards, birds were ringed in Brandenburg, Saxony-Anhalt and Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania (Germany).

note 4 :


email sighting submit: 
Helmut Brücher
colour-ring type: 
Legring : one, coded.
colour-ring colour (of the c-ring): 
Red [R]
colour-ring code (of the c-ring): 
Two alpha-numeric code (2 letters/numbers).
countries where ringed: