Troglodytes troglodytes – DRYW – Breeding resident
Troglodytes troglodytes – DRYW – Breeding resident The wren is a pretty ubiquitous species across Pembrokeshire, it having been recorded in almost every tetrad in the 2003-07 atlas. More than that, the BTO Atlas 2007-11 shows that Pembrokeshire is one of the most densely populated areas of the UK as far as wrens are concerned. […]
Troglodytes troglodytes – DRYW – Breeding resident Comparison with previous atlas: 1984-88 2003-07 Breeding confirmed 210 195 Breeding probable 230 265 Breeding possible 8 7 No of tetrads occupied 448 (of 478) 467 (of 490) Percentage of tetrads 93.7% 95.3% The estimate of 40,000 breeding pairs accompanying the 1984-88 survey was based on an estimated […]
Troglodytes troglodytes – DRYW – Breeding resident 1984-88 Breeding confirmed 210 Breeding probable 230 Breeding possible 8 No of tetrads occupied 448 (of 478) Percentage of tetrads 93.7% A common resident to Mathew (1894) and Lockley et al. (1949). Today Wrens nest everywhere in Pembrokeshire apart from the mountain tops and the smallest offshore islets such as […]
Troglodytes troglodytes – DRYW – Breeding resident The BTO winter atlas showed that Wrens were present in the majority of 10km squares during the winters of 1981-82, 1982-82 and 1983-84. The darker the colour, the higher the relative total count for each 10km square. The darkest blue represents over 25 birds seen in a day More about […]
Red = breeding confirmed Orange = breeding probable Yellow = breeding possible More about the Wren in Pembrokeshire
Species account from the Birds of Pembrokeshire, 1949, by Lockley, Ingram and Salmon.
Species account from the 1894 ‘Birds of Pembrokeshire and its Islands’ by Rev M A Mathew