Whooper Swan

Cygnus cygnus – ALARCH GOGLEDD – Scarce winter visitor and passage migrant

Whooper Swan – records

A table showing the number of individuals reported in the county in each month since 1993. Extracted from the Pembrokeshire Bird Reports

Whooper Swan – 2020 WeBS

Cygnus cygnus – ALARCH GOGLEDD – Scarce winter visitor and passage migrant Whooper swans are uncommon in Pembrokeshire, and seen only in small numbers, if at all. So far, there have been none seen on WeBS counts in 2020-21 The graph shows the total maximum counts each winter for all Pembrokeshire sites in the Wetland […]

Whooper Swan – 1994

Cygnus cygnus – ALARCH GOGLEDD – Scarce winter visitor and passage migrant Mathew (1894) noted only undated records from Pant y Phillip and one shot by Lord Cawdor at Stackpole. Lockley et al. (1949) cited a flock at Cosheston from 24 to 28 January 1933, which had moved to Garon Pill by 29 January, and a pair […]

Whooper Swan – 1980s winter

Cygnus cygnus – ALARCH GOGLEDD – Scarce winter visitor and passage migrant Whooper Swans were registered in one 10km square in Pembrokeshire for the BTO winter atlas during the winters of 1981-82, 1982-82 and 1983-84. More about the Whooper Swan in Pembrokeshire

Whooper Swan – 1949

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

Whooper Swan – 1894

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