Eider

Somateria mollissima – HWYADEN FWYTHBLU – Winter visitor and possible breeder

Eider – records

Records extracted from the Pembrokeshire Birds Reports since 2006.

Eider – 1994

Somateria mollissima – HWYADEN FWYTHBLU – Winter visitor and possible breeder Mathew (1894) mentioned single birds at Stackpole (undated) and at Dale on 18 January 1891, and Lockley et al. (1949) could add no others. Eiders have appeared with increasing frequency since 1952, when four were at Dale during the second half of November. A few records […]

Eider – 1980s winter

Somateria mollissima – HWYADEN FWYTHBLU – Winter visitor and possible breeder More about the Eider in Pembrokeshire

Common Eider – 1949

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

Eider – 1894

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