Picture of a birdwatching group in Chichester Harbour

Bird Information...

Find out more about some of our best-known Greenshanks.

Greenshank YL LY


Where it was ringed:
Thorney Island

Where it has been seen:
Gotland, Sweden

Greenshank YL LY was ringed on 24th August 2002 as an adult bird at Thorney Island, Chichester Harbour. It was re-trapped and radio tagged on 6th August 2006, also at Thorney Island.

This bird provided our first ever recording of a UK ringed greenshank from Sweden, where it was sighted on 28 April 2006 at Hagersten.
Photo by P.Potts.

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