This is a photograph of the first colour marked Whimbrel on Arran which was caught and ringed by the Clyde Ringing Group in May 2017. It is part of a project to try to find out more about the movement and survival of Whimbrel which is a regular passage migrant on Arran
The birds are marked with a red colour ring on the right leg and a yellow flag on the left leg.
All sightings are welcome
Please forward all sightings of colur ringed Whimbrel to Terry Southall.
Email address firstname.lastname@example.org
For an update on Whimbrel A2 in April 2019 click here.