Purple Heron
scientific name: 
Ardea purpurea
EURING code: 

White ring with a black three alpha-numeric code, starting number '2' follwoed by two letters/numbers) [to be read from top to bottom].

note 1 : during 2006 and 2008 c-rings were placed on the right leg, the metal ring on the left leg (both on tibia).

note 2 : during 2007 and 2009 c-rings  were placed on the left leg, the metal on the right leg (both on tibia).

note 3 : total number of ringed birds per year:
2006 - 6
2007 - 69
2008 - 78
2009 - 41

email sighting submit: 
email sighting submit (2): 
snailmail sighting submit: 
Tibor Mikuska, Croatian Society for Bird and Nature Protection, Gundulićeva 19a, HR-31000 Osijek, Croatia.
colour-ring type: 
Legring : one, coded.
colour-ring colour: 
White [W]
colour-ring code: 
Three alpha-numeric code (3 letters/numbers).
countries where ringed: 
First letter: