Species Oriental White Stork(Ciconia boyciana
   
a. Name and contact address of the person or organization in charge of colour marking  
  Person or organization E-mail address  
  Hyogo Park of the Oriental White Stork kounotori(at)stork.u-hyogo.ac.jp  
    Please change "(at)" to "@" when you send us an email.  
b. Contact address for a observation report of marked birds and information needed for the reporting
  The observation reports of the OWS will be collected for analysis at Hyogo Park of the Oriental White Stork by telephone,
e-mails, website and so on.
  Please inform us of the reports when you observe the marked storks.
   
  <Contact address>  
  Contact  Telephone number, E-mail address, URL  
  Hyogo Park of the Oriental White Stork (HPOWS) 0796-23-5666、or kounotori(at)stork.u-hyogo.ac.jp  
  Processing section of sighting records, Hyogo Park of the
Oriental White Stork
labo01(at)stork.u-hyogo.ac.jp  
  Website of Hyogo Park of the Oriental White Stork http://www.stork.u-hyogo.ac.jp/~kaznait/mokugeki_form.php  
Please change "(at)" to "@" when you send us an email.  
  <The contents of report>  
  1 colour, the character written on wing tag  
  2 Date of the observation  
  3 Location (preferably with co-ordinates)  
  4 Observer’s name and address/phone/e-mail  
  5 May your name and photos be shown in the following web-site of HPOWS or not?   
  6 When you have many observation records, please put them in table form, and send after the year end.   
   
c. Outline of marking method (How birds are marked?)  
   Oriental White Storks are color marked with black(Bk), yellow(Y), red(R), blue(B) and green(G) rings made of two kinds of 
  materials in Japan.

   1)ELSA rings: Plastic made, two rings on right tibia(color and number rings); three rings on left tibia(all color rings)
       →photos on left side below
    Color combination order: upper right→upper left→middle left→lower left 

   2)ACRAFT rings: Metal made, one two-colored ring on each tibia (without number ring)
       →photos on right side below
    Color combination order: upper right→lower right→upper left→lower left 
 
   
 
P7080008(低画質).jpg
ACRAFTリング(低画質).JPG
 
        ELSA rings (white color ones unused)         ACRAFT rings(two-colored)