Daily archives: October 17, 2019


The value of reading coloured rings on Curlews

An adult Curlew, colour-ringed in North Wales, has just been re-sighted in County Cork in Ireland (see picture by Nicholas Mitchell). The bird in question, YELLOW 4A, was ringed with metal ring FJ10852 as an adult female on 11 March 2017 by Tony Cross at a nocturnal, pre-breeding season roost […]