Scaup

Aythya marila – HWYADEN BENDDU – Winter visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded in May

Scaup – WeBS 2020-21

Aythya marila – HWYADEN BENDDU – Winter visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded in May More about the Scaup in Pembrokeshire

Scaup – 1994

Aythya marila – HWYADEN BENDDU – Winter visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded in May Mathew (1894) considered the Scaup to be a common visitor that could be encountered offshore in “huge flocks”. Lockley et al. (1949) also considered it a common winter visitor, chiefly to Milford Haven, and stated that it was frequent at Orielton where […]

Scaup – 1980s winter

Aythya marila – HWYADEN BENDDU – Winter visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded in May The BTO winter atlas showed that Scaups were present in one estuarine, one coastal and two fresh water sites during the winters of 1981-82, 1982-82 and 1983-84. The darkest blue colour in a 10km square represents up to 13-25 birds seen […]

Scaup-duck – 1949

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

Scaup – 1894

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