Fieldfare

Turdus pilaris – SOCAN EIRA – Winter visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded in July and August

Fieldfare – 2020

Turdus pilaris – SOCAN EIRA – Winter visitor and passage migrant. The Fieldfare breeds across Iceland, much of northern and central Europe, and east to central Siberia and northwest China. Occasionally, it has bred in Scotland. Some fieldfares arrive in Pembrokeshire in mid-September, but the main arrival is at the beginning of October (week 41).   […]

Fieldfare – 1994

Turdus pilaris – SOCAN EIRA – Winter visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded in July and August Fieldfares normally arrive in Pembrokeshire from the middle of October to late November, with occasional earlier birds occurring from 14 September onwards. Large numbers pass though, many stopping to feed during the day and staying into December in years when […]

Fieldfare – 1980s winter

Turdus pilaris – SOCAN EIRA – Winter visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded in July and August The BTO winter atlas showed that Fieldfares 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 500 birds. […]

Fieldfare – 1949

Turdus pilaris Common winter visitor, remaining about the mountains until April. R.M.Lockley, G.C.S.Ingram, H.M.Salmon, 1949, The Birds of Pembrokeshire, The West Wales Field Society More about the Fieldfare in Pembrokeshire

Fieldfare – 1894

Turdus pilaris – A common winter visitor. In severe weather great numbers of Fieldfares used to appear in our neighbourhood. They seemed to be quite as susceptible to the cold as the Redwings. One very long-protracted frost, when the ground was deeply covered with snow, we caught and brought numbers of the starving birds into […]

Fieldfare

Turdus pilaris – SOCAN EIRA – Winter visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded in July and August