Ducks & Geese


Redshank (Tringa totanus)

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Bird details: Lime over Black Flag on left leg, Lime over Lime right leg.

Ringed on: 6th November 2018 at Welwick Saltmarsh on the north bank of the Humber.

Seen at: Connah's Quay Nature Reserve, 7th & 9th July 2019.

Distance travelled: 210km


Ringed Plover (Larus hyperboreus)    



Bird details: Black above black over white below left leg, metal above black over green below right leg.

Ringed on: 15th June 2018 in the German Waddensee at Beltringharder Koog, GERMANY.

Seen at: Greenfield on January 23rd and 24th 2019.

Also seen at: Thurstaston, ENGLAND on September 26th 2018.

Black-tailed Godwit (Larus fuscus)    


371 (Blue)

Bird details: Dark blue darvic with orange '371' on left leg.

Ringed on: 26th November 2015 at Gloucester Landfill Site, nr Hempsted, Gloucestershire.

Seen at: Connah's Quay Nature Reserve on the 1st November 2018.

Distance travelled: 164km

Other sightings: this bird has also been seen at Telford and in France.