Bucephala clangula – HWYADEN FRONGOCH – Regular visitor. Not recorded in August and September
Graph of the current season’s monthly totals, and the average totals for the past ten seasons
Bucephala clangula – HWYADEN FRONGOCH – Regular visitor. Not recorded in August and September Both Mathew (1894) and Lockley et al. (1949) classified the Goldeneye as a not very common but regular winter visitor. Today they occur regularly in winter on the Teifi, Nevern and Cleddau Estuaries, Llysyfran reservoir and Bosherston Pools, and with less regularity on […]
Bucephala clangula – HWYADEN FRONGOCH – Regular visitor. Not recorded in August and September The BTO winter atlas showed that Goldeneyes were present in both estuarine and fresh water 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 […]
Species account from the Birds of Pembrokeshire, 1949, by Lockley, Ingram and Salmon.
GOLDEN-EYE, Clangula glaucion A winter visitor; not very common. Mr. Dix states that a few are seen most winters, but that adult Mallards are rare. In the severe winter of 1880 we saw several in immature plumage, on the Cleddy, below Stone Hall. Two adult Mallards in the National Collection at South Kensington are labelled ” Pembrokeshire,” and were presented by […]