A Journey of Discovery....

Welcome to the Greenshank Migration Story.
Here you can find out about Greenshanks, follow the movements of individual birds, help unravel some of the mysteries about their migration, meet other people who are interested in them, and discover more about the places the birds visit and the people who live there.

Latest News

In-hand photograph of a Greenshank


Picture of four Greenshanks wading

Tips on what to look for when you spot a ringed Greenshank and how to report your sighting.

Meet the Birds

Picture of a group of birdwatchers in the harbour

Find out more about the lives of Greenshank that come to Chichester Harbour.

Geolocators recovered and more fitted

During a cannon-net catch on Saturday 18 January 2014 we caught all three birds that had been fitted with geolocators in March 2013

Geolocator project under way

The first birds have been ringed and tagged as part of a project to research movements of Greenshank using geolocators.