Turdus viscivorus – BRYCH Y COED – Breeding resident
Turdus viscivorus – BRYCH Y COED – Breeding resident Comparison with previous atlas: 1984-88 2003-07 Breeding confirmed 89 131 Breeding probable 68 118 Breeding possible 57 27 No of tetrads occupied 214 (of 478) 276 (of 490) Percentage of tetrads 44.8% 56.3% The 1984-88 survey found Mistle Thrushes to be more numerous in the south […]
Turdus viscivorus – BRYCH Y COED – Breeding resident 1984-88 Breeding confirmed 89 Breeding probable 68 Breeding possible 57 No of tetrads occupied 214 (of 478) Percentage of tetrads 44.8% Both Mathew (1894) and Lockley et al. (1949) regarded the Mistle Thrush as a common resident. The Breeding Birds Survey of 1984-1988 found Mistle Thrushes to be […]
Turdus viscivorus – BRYCH Y COED – Breeding resident The BTO winter atlas showed that Mistle Thrushes 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 15 birds seen in a […]
Red = breeding confirmed Orange = breeding probable Yellow = breeding possible More about the Mistle Thrush in Pembrokeshire
Species account from the Birds of Pembrokeshire, 1949, by Lockley, Ingram and Salmon.
Turdus viscivorus Although not so numerous as it has become of late years in some English counties, this fine Thrush is fairly common as a resident throughout Pembrokeshire. There were always several nests in our grounds at Stone Hall, the birds frequently selecting some tree close to one of the paths, from which they would angrily scold the passer […]