Willow Warbler

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

Willow Warbler – first and last dates

Phylloscopus trochilus – TELOR YR HELYG – Breeding summer visitor and passage migrant. Previous records summarised in Willow Warbler 1994 Year First Last 1993 25 March 19 October 1994 29 March 15 October 1995 24 March 19 October 1996 24 March 9 October 1997 23 March 17 October 1998 21 March 7 October 1999 30 […]

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 – 1949

Phylloscopus trochilus trochilus Common summer visitor, and abundant passage migrant, arrives last week in March. He also mentions, under the section of the book on Land-Birds: The first Willow-Warblers are trapped at Skokholm during the last week of March.  This is one of the largest small bird migrations in Pembrokeshire, and for the whole month […]

Northern Willow Warbler – 1949

Phylloscopus trochilus acredula Recorded at Skokholm 25 and 27 May 1936, and 2 and 12 May 1937. R.M.Lockley, G.C.S.Ingram, H.M.Salmon, 1949, The Birds of Pembrokeshire, The West Wales Field Society More about the Willow Warbler in Pembrokeshire

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

Willow Warbler

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