Erithacus rubecula – ROBIN GOCH – Breeding resident
Erithacus rubecula – ROBIN GOCH – Breeding resident Comparison with previous atlas: 1984-88 2003-07 Breeding confirmed 295 284 Breeding probable 123 155 Breeding possible 16 8 No of tetrads occupied 434 (of 478) 447 (of 490) Percentage of tetrads 90.8% 91.2% Voted national bird of Britain, depicted on Christmas cards, and being conspicuous in gardens, […]
Erithacus rubecula – ROBIN GOCH – Breeding resident 1984-88 Breeding confirmed 295 Breeding probable 123 Breeding possible 16 No of tetrads occupied 434 (of 478) Percentage of tetrads 90.8% Mathew (1894) knew this bird as the Redbreast, and described it as a common resident, a view echoed by Lockley et al. (1949). Today the Robin is a […]
Erithacus rubecula – ROBIN GOCH – Breeding resident The BTO winter atlas showed that Robins 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 36 birds. However, it should be noted that the […]
Red = breeding confirmed Orange = breeding probable Yellow = breeding possible More about the Robin in Pembrokeshire
Species account from the Birds of Pembrokeshire, 1949, by Lockley, Ingram and Salmon.
Species account from the 1894 ‘Birds of Pembrokeshire and its Islands’ by Rev M A Mathew