Dipper

Cinclus cinclus – BRONWEN Y DWR – Breeding resident

Dipper – 2003-07 breeding

Cinclus cinclus – BRONWEN Y DWR – Breeding resident Comparison with previous atlas: 1984-88 2003-07 Breeding confirmed 26 23 Breeding probable 14 15 Breeding possible 29 17 No of tetrads occupied 69 (of 478) 55 (of 490) Percentage of tetrads 14.4% 11.2% The Pembrokeshire breeding population was estimated to be 70 – 140 pairs at […]

Dipper – 1994

Cinclus cinclus – BRONWEN Y DWR – Breeding resident 1984-88 Breeding confirmed 26 Breeding probable 14 Breeding possible 29 No of tetrads occupied 69 (of 478) Percentage of tetrads 14.4% Described as “a common resident to be met by every stream” by Mathew (1894), and as being “fairly well distributed on larger streams in hilly […]

Dipper – 1980s winter

Cinclus cinclus – BRONWEN Y DWR – Breeding resident The BTO winter atlas showed that Dipper were present in most 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 4 birds seen. The map indicates wintering outside […]

Dipper – 1949

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

Dipper – 1894

Species account from the 1894 ‘Birds of Pembrokeshire and its Islands’ by Rev M A Mathew