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Table 1 Gender and age structure of bird species from the German North Sea (numbers in parentheses indicate the number of birds found after collision with a lighthouse)

From: Health status of seabirds and coastal birds found at the German North Sea coast

Name mature immature age/gender unknown Sum
  female male female male   
Oystercatcher 2 8 3 - - 13 (1)
Red knot 5 4 - - - 9 (7)
Common scoter - 4 2 1 - 7 (0)
Northern fulmar 1 2 1 1 - 5 (0)
Curlew - 3 - - 1 4 (3)
Shelduck 3 - - - - 3 (0)
Grey plover - 2 - - - 2 (1)
Bar-tailed godwit 2 - - - - 2 (2)
Dunlin - 1 - - - 1 (1)
Common eider - - - 1 - 1 (0)
Ringed plover - 1 - - - 1 (0)
  13 25 6 2 1 48