British Trust for Ornithology L A c K ( I 944) showed from analysis of ringing recoveries that British Robins Erithacus rubuula are partial migrants. Most of the winter recoveries he analysed were local, but a small proportion of the birds had migrated south to France. There was (and still is) no conclusive evidence from ringing that any Robins breeding in England or Scotland migrate to Ireland, t...

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