Peregrine

Falco peregrinus – HEBOG TRAMOR – Breeding resident

Peregrine – 2003-07 breeding

Falco peregrinus – HEBOG TRAMOR – Breeding resident Note that, as the peregrine is a Schedule One protected species, its nesting sites can be shown only at the 10km square level. 1984-88 2003-07 Breeding confirmed Breeding probable Breeding possible No of tetrads occupied 51 (of 478) 69 (of 490) Percentage of tetrads 10.7% 14.1% Most […]

Peregrine – 1994

Falco peregrinus – HEBOG TRAMOR – Breeding resident Tetrads in which found = 51 (10.7%) (based on 478 tetrads) Assessing the past status of the Peregrine is particularly problematical. There were fewer observers in the past, they were not so mobile as now and the cliffs were less accessible to the public. Peregrines were sought […]

Peregrine – 1980s winter

Falco peregrinus – HEBOG TRAMOR – Breeding resident The BTO winter atlas showed that Peregrines 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 3 birds and refers to birds in estuarine habitat. […]

Peregrine – 1894

Falco peregrinus Resident. The cliffs along the Pembrokeshire coast were once famous for their Falcons. In his description of Milford Haven, old Drayton says, in his “Polyolbion” : —  By Nature, with proud cliffs environed about, To crown the goodly road ; where builds the falcon stout, Which use the gentil call ; whose fleet and active wings […]