Purple Heron
scientific name: 
Ardea purpurea
EURING code: 

Yellow ring with a black three alpha-numeric code [Fxx, where ”xx” is a number or a letter] (on left tibia), and metal ring (on right tibia).

note 1 : this project started during spring 2009.

note 2: the number of the c-ring on leg is to be read from bottom to top.

note 3 : another projects with a yellow ring are very ‘close’. Differences: Colour ring on left tibia. Metal on right leg and tibia. The ring is to be read from bottom to top. Code begins with F.

email sighting submit: 
email sighting submit (2): 
snailmail sighting submit: 
Grupo de Anillamiento Txepetxa, att. Jordi Gómez Felip, Vicente Aleixandre, 10, 2º C, 01003, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain.
colour-ring type: 
Legring : one, coded.
colour-ring colour: 
Yellow [Y]
colour-ring code: 
Three alpha-numeric code (3 letters/numbers).
colour-ring position: 
Tibia left.
countries where ringed: 
First letter: