Ring recovery

You found a bird ring or sighted a ringed bird?

Please give us the detailed information on your recovery/sighting:


Recovery form of a ringed bird

Download form as pdf (ENGLISH) 1


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Téléchargez formulaire au pdf (FRANÇAIS) 2


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Formular als pdf downloaden (DEUTSCH) 3


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Please send the completed form via email or mail

Email the ringing centre

or use postal mail to:

Austrian Ornithological Centre/Österreichische Vogelwarte
Konrad Lorenz Institute of Ethology

Savoyenstrasse 1a
A-1160 Vienna

Do you want to send us a recovered ring?

Please send the flattened ring together with the completed form to the above-mentioned address.

Thank you!


Recovered a bird ring?

Photo of bird rings

Please report your recovery here 4.