Icelandic Colour-ringed Oystercatchers

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Always Birding
Feb 6, 2017
Two Oystercatchers were seen on South Uist late Decemeber 2018 with the identical Darvic rings [white with black lettering XY] but with a different colour combination on the other leg. Both birds were ringed as pulli as part of the ongoing Iceland Wader Project within two days of each other at the same location. Two birds from the same project were also seen together in late December, this time in North West Spain showing how far these birds will travel.

20181228-IN8A8973Oyc.jpg Icelandic Oyc Movements.JPG Oyc1.JPG Oyc2.JPG
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