Willow Warbler

Breeding summer visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded from December to February

Willow Warbler – 2003-07 breeding

Breeding summer visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded from December to February Comparison with previous atlas: 1984-88 2003-07 Breeding confirmed 166 47 Breeding probable 253 307 Breeding possible 8 15 No of tetrads occupied 427 (of 478) 369 (of 490) Percentage of tetrads 89.3% 75.3% This leaf warbler is familiar to many by virtue of […]

Willow Warbler – 1994

Breeding summer visitor and passage migrant. Not recorded from December to February 1984-88 Breeding confirmed 166 Breeding probable 253 Breeding possible 8 No of tetrads occupied 427 (of 478) Percentage of tetrads 89.3% The Willow Warbler was a common summer visitor according to both Mathew (1894) and Lockley et al. (1949), the latter adding that it was […]

Willow Warbler – 1894

Phylloscopus trochilus A not very numerous summer visitor. A nest found at Stone Hall, near a pond much frequented by Herons, was entirely lined with the small grey feathers of those birds. Mathew M.A. 1894, Birds of Pembrokeshire and its Islands More about the Willow Warbler in Pembrokeshire