Common Grasshopper Warbler

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This species has been recorded at locations shown on this map.

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Red dots on the maps indicate individual records with an accuracy of 1 km or better. Black squares are centred in those 10 km squares of the national grid in which there is at least one record at 10 km accuracy.

Date Gridref Site Quantity Recorder Comment
1977 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Verrall, K
1997 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 28 RSPB Territories
2001 NR2168 North-west Rhinns 0 RSPB Present in breeding season; no count of pairs
2001 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 13 RSPB Whole reserve count singing birds.
2002 NR2965 Moine Mhor, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB Whole reserve count singing males
2002 NR2168 North-west Rhinns 0 RSPB Present in breeding season
2002 NR2866 Gruinart Flats, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
2002 NR2869 Creag Mhor, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
2002 NR2866 Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 10 RSPB Whole reserve count singing males
2002 NR2873 Ardnave (unspecified) 0 RSPB Present in breeding season
2002 NR2765 Druim na h-Earasaid, RSPB Loch Gruinart 5 RSPB
2002 NR2766 Grainel, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
2003 NR276672 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO01-AO98 0 RSPB Gruinart staff 10 singing birds found in casual survey.
2003 NR277726 Ardnave: Compt KN01-KN33 AN01-AN42 0 RSPB Gruinart staff
2005 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 24 How, J.
2005 NR2873 Ardnave (unspecified) 1 Fotheringham, C.
2006 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 22 How, J.
2006 NR2873 Ardnave (unspecified) 1 Moncrieff, H.
2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 16 How, J.
2007 NR2873 Ardnave 1 Fotheringham, C.
04/06/1974 NR4448 Ardilistry Bay 1 Langford, D Singing male.
19/06/1977 NR3758 Kynagarry 1 Langsbury, G Seen in conifer plantation in The Glen.
16/05/1978 NR3547 Druim Iriseig 0 Elliott, R.E. On blackberry canes.
07/06/1979 NR2365 Loch Gorm 1 University of Cambridge, Extra-Mural Studies. Singing.
31/05/1980 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 1 Carr, G
31/05/1980 NR2365 Loch Gorm 1 Carr, G Ringed and recaught 2 days later. Poss. nest.
13/05/1985 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Elliott, R.E. Heard in area with long grass.
16/05/1986 NR2866 Gruinart Flats, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 Perrons, M Heard.
25/05/1986 NR2866 Aoradh Wood, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 Bullen, S
23/04/1987 NR2558 Port Charlotte 1 Dawson, J Killed near lighthouse.
24/04/1987 NR1652 Portnahaven 0 Elliott, R.E. Near lighthouse.
26/05/1992 NR2154 Octofad 3 Whitworth, J. Singing in forestry
29/04/1993 NR1652 Portnahaven 0 ap Rheinallt, T. Cnoc Mor
03/05/1993 NR2362 Gleann Osamail 1 Bennion, J.
05/05/1993 NR2053 Easter Ellister 0 Smith, N.A. Reeling from young conifer plantation
05/05/1993 NR2164 Loch Clach a'Bhuaile 1 Smith, N.A. Reeling from bush in wet grassland opposite entrance to Rockside
01/06/1993 NR2154 Octofad 3 Whitworth, J. 1 seen, 2 others heard singing in forestry.
04/04/1994 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
29/04/1994 NR1752 Gleann na Rainich 1 ap Rheinallt, T. M+1st of yr
29/04/1994 NR1652 Portnahaven 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
30/04/1994 NR2257 Bolsay 2 RSPB Rinns survey 1st of spring
02/05/1994 NR1852 Wester Ellister 1 ap Rheinallt, T. M+
02/05/1994 NR2053 Easter Ellister 2 ap Rheinallt, T. MM
04/05/1994 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 3 RSPB
07/05/1994 NR1854 Ben Cladville 1 ap Rheinallt, T. M
08/05/1994 NR2264 Loch na Cachie 0 Lopez & Hirsch In bush between road & loch
09/05/1994 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 Lopez & Hirsch Near Visitor Centre
09/05/1994 NR2060 Kilchiaran Farm 1 Williams, M. Heard & seen reeling in young conifer. Forestry on Rhinns rd. E of Kilchiaran
09/05/1994 NR2866 Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 Lopez & Hirsch Near Visitor Centre
09/05/1994 NR2159 Loch Conailbhe 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
09/05/1994 NR1651 Port Wemyss 1 ap Rheinallt, T. M+
13/05/1994 NR3064 Lyrabus 1 Williams, M. Singing
19/05/1994 NR1752 Gleann na Rainich 3 ap Rheinallt, T. MM++
29/07/1994 NR3463 Redhouses 1 ap Rheinallt, T. M 353630
03/05/1995 NR1752 Cnoc Mor, Portnahaven 3 ap Rheinallt, T. MM; 1 st local
04/05/1995 NR1955 Ballimony 4 ap Rheinallt, T. MM
06/05/1995 NR4173 Bunnahabhain 1 ap Rheinallt, T. M
07/05/1995 NR1852 Wester Ellister 1 ap Rheinallt, T. M at 185525
07/05/1995 NR1953 Cnoc Chaluim Mhoir 2 ap Rheinallt, T. MM 190537, 192532
07/05/1995 NR1752 Gleann na Rainich 1 ap Rheinallt, T. M at 183530
30/05/1995 NR4347 Kildalton 1 Ingham, B. Heard 'reeling', not seen. Wet ground near Kildalton.
25/04/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
04/05/1996 NR1955 Ballimony 1 Gordon, J.
06/05/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
08/05/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
09/05/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB singing
10/05/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
12/05/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
12/05/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB singing
13/05/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
17/05/1996 NR2168 North-west Rhinns 1 RSPB
17/05/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
04/06/1996 NR1752 Gleann na Rainich 1 ap Rheinallt, T. Singing 173533
08/06/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
16/06/1996 NR1852 Wester Ellister 1 ap Rheinallt, T. M
19/06/1996 NR1752 Gleann na Rainich 1 ap Rheinallt, T. Singing 176529
30/06/1996 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
17/07/1996 NR1752 Gleann na Rainich 1 ap Rheinallt, T. Singing 171523
24/04/1997 NR2154 Octofad 2 Unknown visitor
24/04/1997 NR1955 Ballimony 1 Hutcheson, M.
30/04/1997 NR2055 Cnoc Garbh a'Mhill 1 Ogilvie, M.A.
30/04/1997 NR1752 Gleann na Rainich 2 ap Rheinallt, T. Males, first of yr
01/05/1997 NR2053 Easter Ellister 1 ap Rheinallt, T. M
02/05/1997 NR1651 Port Wemyss 1 ap Rheinallt, T. M
02/05/1997 NR1852 Portnahaven Glen 2 ap Rheinallt, T. MM
04/05/1997 NR1753 Ballymeanach 1 ap Rheinallt, T. M
04/05/1997 NR1752 Gleann na Rainich 2 ap Rheinallt, T. MM
04/05/1997 NR3351 Glenegedale 2 McGough, M. & P.
04/05/1997 NR3444 Kilnaughton Wood 3 McGough, M. & P. Singing
22/05/1997 NR2153 Gleannagaoidh 1 ap Rheinallt, T. M
05/06/1997 NR2965 Erasaid 1 Smith, C.
08/07/1997 NR3045 The Oa, RSPB The Oa 1 Bleaney, M.F.
12/07/1997 NR3362 Bridgend 1 Bleaney, M.F.
27/04/1998 NR3147 Kintra 1 Cook, A.S.
27/04/1998 NR3047 Tockmal 1 Cook, A. Male in song intermittently in willow scrub - NW Oa (place name not specified).
29/04/1998 NR3845 Laphroaig 1 Cook, A. M
09/05/1998 NR4045 Lagavulin 1 Thompson, J.
09/05/1998 NR4045 Dunyvaig 1 Thompson, J. Singing.
20/05/1998 NR3560 Gartachossan 1 McKay, C.R.
03/06/1998 NR3346 Cornabus 1 McKay, C.R. Singing M
03/06/1998 NR4146 Ardbeg 1 McKay, C.R. Singing M
03/06/1998 NR3064 Lyrabus 1 McKay, C.R. Singing M
03/06/1998 NR3158 Cruach 4 McKay, C.R. Singing M
03/06/1998 NR2863 Uiskentuie 1 McKay, C.R. Singing M
04/06/1998 NR1753 Ballymeanach 1 McKay, C.R. Singing M
15/06/1998 NR2370 Sanaigmore 1 McKay, C.R. Singing M
15/06/1998 NR1753 Ballymeanach 1 McKay, C.R. Singing M
17/06/1998 NR2263 Rockside 1 McKay, C.R. Singing M
23/06/1998 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB Singing
27/04/1999 NR2263 Rockside 1 RSPB
30/04/1999 NR3064 Lyrabus 1 RSPB
12/05/1999 NR2053 Easter Ellister 1 Whitehouse, A.
03/06/1999 NR1753 Ballymeanach 1 McKay, C.R.
23/06/1999 NR2466 Grulinmore 1 ap Rheinallt, T. Singing
09/08/1999 NR2053 Easter Ellister 1 Whitehouse, A. Still singing
23/04/2000 NR2053 Easter Ellister 1 Whitehouse, A. Singing
25/04/2000 NR2053 Easter Ellister 3 Whitehouse, A. Singing
01/05/2000 NR2168 North-west Rhinns 1 RSPB Monthly maxima
01/05/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB Monthly maxima
01/05/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 Stoneman, J.
05/05/2000 NR2168 North-west Rhinns 1 RSPB Singing
08/05/2000 NR2168 North-west Rhinns 1 RSPB Singing
13/05/2000 NR3845 Laphroaig 1 Whitehouse, A.
13/05/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB staff
13/05/2000 NR1752 Cnoc Mor, Portnahaven 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
13/05/2000 NR2259 Gearach 1 Whitehouse, A.
13/05/2000 NR1652 Portnahaven 1 Whitehouse, A.
17/05/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 ap Rheinallt, T. NR248663
17/05/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
17/05/2000 NR2065 Coulererach 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
21/05/2000 NR2368 Kindrochid 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
26/05/2000 NR1852 Wester Ellister 1 RSPB staff
01/06/2000 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB Minimum of 2 singing males
07/06/2000 NR2362 Gleann Osamail 1 Whitehouse, A.
09/06/2000 NR1852 Wester Ellister 1 RSPB staff
25/06/2000 NR4269 Caol Ila 1 Gulliver, R. & M. Singing for 6 hours at road end.
28/06/2000 NR3659 Cluanach 1 RSPB staff
28/06/2000 NR3765 Kepollsmore 1 RSPB staff
23/07/2000 NR2466 Grulinmore 1 Hogg, A. M
20/04/2001 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 3 RSPB
01/05/2001 NR2963 Blackpark 1 ap Rheinallt, T. 1st
05/05/2001 NR2365 Loch Gorm 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
05/05/2001 NR2163 Kilchoman 2 ap Rheinallt, T.
05/05/2001 NR2465 Allt na Criche 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
05/05/2001 NR2565 Cnoc Fada 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
12/05/2001 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 13 RSPB
17/05/2001 NR2963 Blackpark 1 Ashall, J.
01/06/2001 NR2873 Ardnave (unspecified) 0 RSPB
04/06/2001 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB
05/06/2001 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 2 RSPB
17/06/2001 NR2965 Coullabus 1 Bleaney, M.F.
27/06/2001 NR4653 Claggain Bay 1 Roberts, P. Singing
21/04/2002 NR2869 Creag Mhor, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 RSPB First date
04/05/2002 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
04/05/2002 NR2763 Tynacoile 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
05/05/2002 NR3373 Gortantaoid 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
09/05/2002 NR2365 Loch Gorm 1 McKay, C.R. Singing male/s
11/05/2002 NR2259 Loch Gearach 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
11/05/2002 NR1752 Gleann na Rainich 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
26/05/2002 NR1753 Ballymeanach 1 McKay, C.R. Singing male/s
26/05/2002 NR1753 Ballymeanach 2 McKay, C.R. Singing male/s
06/06/2002 NR2053 Easter Ellister 3 McKay, C.R. Singing male/s
15/06/2002 NR1652 Portnahaven 1 Page, T. Singing, and to 21.6.02
19/06/2002 NR2053 Easter Ellister 1 Greenwood, A. Reeling
03/07/2002 NR2369 Braigo 1 McKay, C.R. Singing male/s in marsh
03/07/2002 NR2369 Braigo Marsh 1 McKay, C.R. Singing male/s
21/07/2002 NR2364 West of Sunderland 1 Spray, C., & Chisholm, H. Singing at midnight
23/04/2003 NR275666 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO35 1 RSPB Gruinart staff First for spring.
24/04/2003 NR299440 The Oa: Compt 54 1 Gus Keys
24/04/2003 NR286449 The Oa: Compt 59 1 Gus Keys singing
24/04/2003 NR293459 The Oa: Compt 58 1 Gus Keys singing
28/04/2003 NR270658 Loch Gruinart: Compt AO69 2 RSPB Gruinart staff
07/05/2003 NR4553 Claggain Wood 1 Gulliver, R. & M. Singing
01/04/2004 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 0 RSPB Present and breeding, no count
24/04/2004 NR2765 Druim na h-Earasaid, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 J How RSPB First of spring
24/04/2004 NR2944 Maol Mhor, RSPB The Oa 1 RSPB staff
25/04/2004 NR3759 Kynagarry W Plantation 1 C R McKay
27/04/2004 NR2965 Moine Mhor 1 J How RSPB
28/04/2004 NR3361 Springbank 1 T ap Rheinalt 1st local
28/04/2004 NR2869 Creag Mhor, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 C R McKay
29/04/2004 NR2844 Creag na Feannaige, RSPB The Oa 1 RSPB staff
04/05/2004 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 1 Calle Ljungberg
06/05/2004 NR2942 Struthan Smithil, RSPB The Oa 1 RSPB staff
10/05/2004 NR2743 Giol west, RSPB The Oa 1 RSPB staff
10/05/2004 NR2943 Glenavulin, RSPB The Oa 1 RSPB staff
10/05/2004 NR2942 Struthan Smithil, RSPB The Oa 1 RSPB staff
11/05/2004 NR2944 Maol Mhor, RSPB The Oa 5 RSPB staff
13/05/2004 NR2364 Loch Gorm SSE 1 T ap Rheinalt
21/05/2004 NR3357 Loch Tallant, Laggan 1 T ap Rheinalt
04/06/2004 NR2259 Gearach 1 C R McKay
22/07/2004 NR3044 Cnoc Dubh, RSPB The Oa 1 RSPB staff
01/05/2005 NR4453 Claggain River 1 Mearns, R & B
10/05/2005 NR2965 Coullabus 1 Mearns, R & B
07/06/2005 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 How, J.
22/06/2005 NR2866 Loch Gruinart, RSPB Loch Gruinart 1 How, J.
30/06/2005 NR277726 Ardnave 1 Fotheringham
30/06/2005 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 25 How
01/07/2005 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 21 How
16/07/2005 NR2845 Lower Glen Astle, RSPB The Oa 0 Gulliver, R & M
25/04/2006 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 1 How, J.
08/05/2006 NR2365 Loch Gorm 1 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J
05/07/2006 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 1 How, J.
06/07/2006 NR2970 Loch Gruinart 1 How, J.
26/04/2007 NR1752 Cnoc Bhi-buirn 1 Gill, P
27/04/2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 1 How, J. 1st of spring
27/04/2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 2 How, J.
01/05/2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 1 How, J.
01/05/2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 5 How, J.
09/05/2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 1 How, J.
09/05/2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 2 How, J.
11/06/2007 NR2866 Loch Gruinart 1 How, J. survey
16/06/2007 NR3968 Finlaggan 0 Batty, T Heard.
29/04/2008 NR3044 Glenastle, RSPB The Oa 1 Becky Williamson Heard & seen, singing in willow scrub NB291453
30/04/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 2 How
01/05/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 Gruinart Staff
02/05/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 2 How
02/05/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 7 How
16/05/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 2 How
27/05/2008 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 How
16/06/2008 NR277726 Ardnave 1 Fotheringham heard calling
19/04/2009 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 How
20/04/2009 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 1 How
28/04/2009 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 2 How
10/05/2009 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 6 How
22/05/2009 NR2767 Loch Gruinart 3 How
27/04/2010 NR3361 Springbank 1 Reavey, C
27/04/2010 NR419734 Bunnahabhain 1 Gill, P & N
28/04/2010 NR297654 Coullabus 1 Bleaney, M
09/05/2010 NR206537 Gleann na Gaoidh 1 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J
18/05/2010 NR182533 Ballymeanach 1 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J
20/05/2010 NR427688 Port Askaig 1 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J
30/06/2010 NR46 Jura (south-west) 1 Becky Williamson Heard
27/05/2011 NR3361 Springbank 1 Becky Williamson heard
05/06/2011 NR2163 Kilchoman 0 Mark & Sally Johnson
08/06/2011 NR3867 Loch Finlaggan 0 Mark & Sally Johnson
12/06/2011 NR2467 Carnduncan 0 Mark & Sally Johnson
16/06/2011 NR4653 Claggain Bay 1 Mark & Sally Johnson