This database contains information about bird ringing in Sweden. The Swedish Bird Ringing Centre administers all scientific ringing of wild birds in Sweden. Since bird ringing began in Sweden in 1911 more than twelve million individual birds have been ringed of which more than 158 000 have been recovered.

If you find a ringed bird, report it at You can also browse ring recoveries at

Taxonomic range

Kingdoms covered include: Animalia.

The Swedish Bird Ringing Centre collection includes members from the following taxa:

Number of specimens in the collection

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Metadata last updated on 2017-12-13 11:11:35.0


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