Ring Ouzel – First and last dates

Turdus torquatus – MWYALCHEN Y MYNYDD – Passage migrant, has bred. Not recorded in December

Photo above by Derek Grimwood, Martin’s Haven, 1 April 2020

YearSpringAutumnNotes
200022 March – 30 April22 Sep – 12 Nov 
200127 March10 Sep – 28 Oct 
200224 March – 8 April14 Sep – 1 Nov 
200325 March – 5 May26 Sep – 18 Oct 
200416 April – 29 May31 Oct 
200528 April – 10 May25 Sep – 30 Oct 
20065 April – 12 May15 -23 Oct 
200727 March – 29 April12 – 23 Oct 
200831 March – 24 April23 July – 1 Nov 
200916-17 April13 Sep – 18 Oct 
201012-24 April25 Sep – 25 Oct 
201125 March – 4 May14 Oct – 11 Nov(1)
201212 March – 21 May25 Sep – 26 Oct(2)
201322 March – 12 April20 Aug – 4 Nov(3)
201423 March – 19 May9 Oct – 19 Nov 
20153 April – 1 May30 Sep – 30 Oct(4)
20163 April – 25 May5 – 23 Oct(5)
201723 March – 10 May7 Oct – 1 Nov 
201830 March – 19 April21 Sep – 23 Oct 
201912 – 20 April14 – 30 Oct 
202027 March – 25 April19 Sep – 19 Nov 
20212 – 25 April10 – 29 Oct 

(1) 2011 – On Skomer – a very high count of 15 on 14th Oct.

(2) 2012 – January records at St. Justinians & on Skomer.

(3) 2013 – Excellent spring for this species

(4) 2013 – A winter record of a single Bosherston on 16th Dec.

(5) 2016 – up to nine birds St David’s Head between 20th & 22nd April

Records extracted from the Pembrokeshire Bird Reports which may contain more detail than shown here

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