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Newbury Ringing Group Recovery Maps
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We have the following maps click to view (Red indicates latest Update);
Most Song Thrush captured are resident to the Newbury area. In winter visitors from the north and Europe arrive with other winter thrushes in October and leave March the following year.
Records: 1200+ birds have been ringed by Newbury Ringing Group: 1967 to 2013
13 birds ringed by us have been recovered elsewhere.
None ringed elsewhere has been recaptured by us.
Distance: ringed: 03-
786 km 1 year 311 days
Longevity: first ringed as an adult 30-
7 years 90 days
Song Thrush once a familiar sight in most garden have suffered a population crash recently and also seem to have become more secretive than in the past. Mostly they are resident but we also get winter visitors from northern Europe and perhaps from further north in the UK.