Carrion Crow

Corvus corone – BRAN DYDDYN – Breeding resident.

Carrion Crow – 2003-07 breeding

Corvus corone – BRAN DYDDYN – Breeding resident. Comparison with previous atlas: 1984-88 2003-07 Breeding confirmed 390 354 Breeding probable 22 51 Breeding possible 47 48 No of tetrads occupied 459 (of 478) 453 (of 490) Percentage of tetrads 96% 92.4% The all black appearance of the Carrion Crow means it is easily confused with […]

Carrion Crow – 1994

Corvus corone – BRAN DYDDYN – Breeding resident 1984-88 Breeding confirmed 390 Breeding probable 22 Breeding possible 47 No of tetrads occupied 459 (of 478) Percentage of tetrads 96% Mathew (1894) and Lockley et al. (1949) agreed that the Carrion Crow was a common resident. They were formerly persecuted throughout Pembrokeshire: 134 were killed on the Cawdor […]

Carrion Crow – 1980s winter

Corvus corone – BRAN DYDDYN – Breeding resident The BTO winter atlas showed that Carrion Crows were present in all 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 130 birds. However, it should be noted that […]

Carrion Crow – 1949

Species account from the Birds of Pembrokeshire, 1949, by Lockley, Ingram and Salmon.

Carrion Crow – 1894

Species account from the 1894 Birds of Pembrokeshire and its Islands by the Rev. Murray Mathew