Anas crecca – CORHWYADEN – Common winter visitor, passage migrant and scarce breeder
The latest totals from the Wetland Bird Survey in Pembrokeshire – and the average counts for the past ten seasons.
Stories of colour-marked and ringed birds
Anas crecca – CORHWYADEN – Common winter visitor, passage migrant and scarce breeder Historically the teal has only sporadically bred in Pembrokeshire. It was found breeding at just one locality during the 1984-88 survey. None were found nesting during the survey of 2003-07, although there was a single record of a bird displaying at Marloes […]
Anas crecca – CORHWYADEN – Common winter visitor, passage migrant and scarce breeder 1984-88 Breeding confirmed 1 Breeding probable Breeding possible 1 No of tetrads occupied 2 (of 478) Percentage of tetrads <1% The status of the Teal has probably changed very little from that recorded by both Mathew (1894) and Lockley et al (1949). […]
Anas crecca – CORHWYADEN – Common winter visitor, passage migrant and scarce breeder The BTO winter atlas showed that Teals 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 150 birds […]
Red = breeding confirmed Orange = breeding probable Yellow = breeding possible More about the Teal 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