Further information on bird and bat ringing.

The European Union for Bird Ringing (EURING)

The British Trust for Ornithology (BTO)

Australia Bird and Bat Banding Scheme (ABBBS)

South African Bird Ringing Unit (SAFRING)

Bird Banding Laboratory (USA)

Bird Migration Research Centre (BMRC, Japan)

Bat Ringing Centre, Bonn

Contact details and websites for many other ringing schemes
can be found on the EURING website at

Suppliers of ringing related equipment

AC Hughes (plastic colour rings)

Natural History Book Shop & ringing equipment