Birds ringed with Norwegian rings 1961-1990

Latest version published by Museum Stavanger on Mar 28, 2021 Museum Stavanger
Publication date:
28 March 2021
Published by:
Museum Stavanger
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This dataset consists of birds ringed with Norwegian rings in the period 1961-1990.The ringing data is aggregated in relation to species, sex, age, status, date and locality (coordinates).

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 633,060 records.

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Mjøs A (2021): Birds ringed with Norwegian rings 1961-1990. v1.8. Museum Stavanger. Dataset/Occurrence.


Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Museum Stavanger. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC 4.0) License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 42a084c5-bf29-47ee-8cf6-022cfdd67758.  Museum Stavanger publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by GBIF Norway.


Occurrence; Observation


Alf Mjøs
  • Originator
  • Point Of Contact
Museum Stavanger
Muségata 16
4010 Stavanger
Vidar Bakken
  • Metadata Provider
  • User

Geographic Coverage

The area where birds are ringed with Norwegian rings in 1961-1990.

Bounding Coordinates South West [-75.845, -28.125], North East [81.723, 43.594]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1961-01-01 / 1990-12-31

Project Data

No Description available

Title Birds ringed with Norwegian rings 1961-1990
Identifier Museum Stavanger
Funding Museum Stavanger and the Norwegian Environmental Agency.

The personnel involved in the project:

Alf Tore Mjøs
  • Curator

Sampling Methods

Volunteer and scientific ringing, no specific sampling method.

Study Extent All bird ringing by volunteers and scientists, not possible to set a specific sampling area or frequency.

Method step description:

  1. Not relevant.

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 42a084c5-bf29-47ee-8cf6-022cfdd67758