Dartford Warbler

Sylvia undata – TELOR DARTFORD – Scarce breeding resident

Dartford Warbler – 2003-07 breeding

Curruca undata – TELOR DARTFORD – Scarce breeding resident The dark, long-tailed, vinous-breasted, resident Dartford Warbler is a rare breeding bird in Britain, with a population of less than 2,000 pairs. It inhabits heathland with gorse and heather. Although skulking within such habitat it does occasionally sing from the tops of gorse sprays. The nest […]

Dartford Warbler – 1994

Sylvia undata – TELOR DARTFORD – Vagrant Single birds were seen on Skomer on 14 September 1971 (P. Corkhill) and at Skokholm on 1 and 2 June 1981 (G.G. Gynn). They breed as near as Hampshire and Dorset, where they inhabit heathy areas similar to parts of Pembrokeshire. However, the south of England is at the […]