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See the paths of ringed Sanderlings on Google Earth

This page allows you to easily see on Google Earth where your ringed Sanderlings have been seen.
You need to have Google Earth installed on your computer to see the results. If you do not, you can download it here.
Just upload the .rtf file containing the life-histories of Sanderlings, and then, download the results.

Type of rings (required) :
Big programm (birds ringed in Netherlands, Greenland, Iceland, Ghana & Mauritania)

What do you want to do ? (required)
See all the places where "your" birds have been seen
See individual paths

Check this box if you want to download a zipped file

Input file (.rtf file - max 2Mo) :
  (please wait while uploading and processing the file)


You may encounter some problems when trying to upload a file :
- An error 500 page : it means the server is too busy to do its work. The server may be too lazy too !
- A blank page : it appears sometimes. Similar cause than error 500
- A message "No coordinates found". Please check the type of rings chosen for the file you sent (see examples)

Example of result "all the places" (Med Gulls) :Example of result "individual path" for one bird (Med Gull):
See all the places your birds have been seen Path of 3KN0

If the life-history of your birds looks like that, it means it contains "Big programm (birds ringed in Netherlands, Greenland, Iceland, Ghana & Mauritania)" :
Colourcode:	G3WRYR	Name Ringer:	Gunnar Ţór Hallgrímsson	2nd Ringer:	Jeroen Reneerkens
	Ringnr:	872255	Date Catch:	21-5-2007	Catching Place:	Sandgerdi, "first beach"
	Iceland	64.02.35 N 22.42.54 W
Sightings of this bird:
	Date (d/m/y)	Location	Country	Observer	2nd Observer	3rd Observer
	21-5-2007	Sandgerdi, "first beach"	Jeroen Reneerkens
	64.02.35 N 22.42.54 W	Iceland
	25-5-2007	Sandgerdi, harbour	Jeroen Reneerkens
	64.02.09 N 22.42.36 W	Iceland

If it does not look like this, please contact me.

Links - Similar processing of life-histories

- Mediterranean Gull
- Brant