Wood 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
1971 NR3445 Cairnmore wood & Kildalton 0 Booth, C.G. & M H Heard
29/05/1975 NR3264 East Carrabus 1 Hickling, R.A.O
03/06/1975 NR6487 Ardlussa, Jura 1 Hickling, R.A.O Singing.
21/05/1977 NR4550 Kildalton Church 0 Harrison, J.M & V.A
28/05/1977 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 0 Elliott, R.E. N of loch in beech tree, 2 songs.
30/05/1977 NR3356 River Laggan, High Road to Low Road 0 Elliott, R.E. Outer side of meander in bush woods.
03/06/1977 NR3562 Stone Cottage, Bridgend Woods 0 Elliott, R.E. Stone cottage/ Woollen mill. Both songs.
22/05/1978 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 0 Elliott, R.E. N of loch.
27/05/1979 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 0 Elliott, R.E. To SE.
07/06/1979 NR4970 Jura (unspecified location) 0 University of Cambridge, Extra-Mural Studies. Several singing in woods.
02/05/1980 NR4348 Ardilistry Bay woods 1 Williams, M Singing.
31/05/1980 NR3444 Kilnaughton Wood 1 Carr, G Male, singing.
01/06/1981 NR3060 Islay (unspecified location) 0 Booth, C.G Singles, singing in 3 localities.
01/06/1981 NR4347 Kildalton 1 Robinson, S.T Male singing.
03/06/1981 NR3562 Stone Cottage Bridgend 2 Carr, G
04/06/1981 NR3363 Eallabus 1 Carr, G
30/04/1983 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 0 Copley, B & N Singing.
08/05/1985 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Elliott, R.E. Singing in beech, 2 songs. N woods.
29/05/1985 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 Elliott, R.E. Singing both songs.
15/05/1986 NR3662 Daill 0 Elliott, R.E. Woods.
15/05/1986 NR3662 Daill 2 Elliott, R.E. 1 SE of house, 1 200m upstream from house. In beech trees, 2 songs heard. Also seen on RSPB reserve week 4th-11th May.
19/05/1986 NR4368 Dunlossit 0 Elliott, R.E. Lodge, 50-100m up drive in beech. 2 songs.
25/05/1986 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 1 Bullen, S
25/05/1986 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 1 Liford, R.G
01/06/1986 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 1 Chanin, P Singing.
02/06/1986 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 1 Elliott, R.E. Singing to SE.
11/06/1986 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Lang, D.C
13/06/1986 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 1 Elliott, R.E. N of loch, main song in beech by track.
13/06/1986 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 1 Elliott, R.E. SW of loch, both songs in beech and sycamore.
15/06/1986 NR4448 Ardilistry Bay 1 Elliott, R.E. Head of bay by road, mature beech grove.
16/06/1986 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 1 Wilson, J
28/07/1986 NR3659 Ceannacroic 1 Youngs, T
31/07/1986 NR4653 Claggain Bay 1 Youngs, T
31/07/1986 NR4167 Kilslevan 2 Elliott, R.E. 1 ad + 1 juv, edge of wood by track.
18/05/1987 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 1 Elliott, R.E. Singing 2 songs.
02/06/1992 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 2 Whitworth, J.
05/05/1993 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 0 Johnson, C.
05/05/1993 NR3444 Kilnaughton Wood 0 Johnson, C.
06/05/1993 NR4369 Port Askaig 0 Johnson, C. At gatehouse
08/05/1993 NR4369 Port Askaig 0 Johnson, C. At gatehouse
08/05/1993 NR4368 Dunlossit Woods 0 Johnson, C. Nr estate houses
10/05/1993 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 Bennion, J. Singing
31/05/1993 NR3966 Ballygrant 0 Whitworth, J.
07/06/1993 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Bleaney, M.F. Singing at 339626
02/05/1994 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 Johnson, C.
02/05/1994 NR4267 Loch Allan 1 Johnson, C. in beech nr loch
03/05/1994 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Johnson, C. nr Wool Mill
03/05/1994 NR3362 Islay House 1 Johnson, C. in beech nearby
14/05/1994 NR4269 Caol Ila 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
22/05/1994 NR3362 Bridgend 1 ap Rheinallt, T.
23/05/1994 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Clarkson, E. Taking food into nest
24/05/1994 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Clarkson, E. Again feeding at nest
27/05/1994 NR3966 Ballygrant 0 Clarkson, E. 3 separate sites
27/05/1994 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Clarkson, E.
28/05/1994 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 Clarkson, E.
24/06/1994 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 2 Unknown visitor Both giving anxiety calls & hovering above
06/05/1995 NR4369 Port Askaig 1 ap Rheinallt, T. M
13/05/1995 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 1 ap Rheinallt, T. Singing
27/05/1995 NR4368 Dunlossit Woods 1 Ingham, B. Singing
02/07/1995 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 2 Johnson, C.
25/05/1996 NR4550 Kildalton Church 1 Gordon, J. Singing
26/05/1996 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 Wells, P.S. Male in song, nr Wool Mill
29/05/1996 NR4368 Dunlossit Woods 1 Gordon, J. Singing
04/05/1997 NR3362 Bridgend Woods 1 McGough, M. & P.
04/05/1997 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 McGough, M. & P.
05/06/1997 NR4369 Port Askaig 1 Smith, C. M
05/06/1997 NR3463 Loch Skerrols 1 Smith, C.
05/06/1997 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 Smith, C. M
05/06/1997 NR4267 Loch Allan 3 Smith, C. Singing MM
10/06/1997 NR4369 Port Askaig 1 Tyson, K. Singing
25/06/1997 NR4347 Kildalton 2 Hutcheson, M. Singing
02/05/1998 NR4448 Ardilistry Bay 1 Cook, A.S.
02/05/1998 NR4348 Ardilistry Bay woods 1 Cook, A. Male, stuck to beeches.
07/05/1998 NR4146 Ardbeg 1 Cook, A.S.
07/05/1998 NR4146 Ardbeg 1 Cook, A. Male. Red Cottage Woods, E. of Ardbeg.
09/06/1998 NR4268 Lily Loch 3 Johnson, C. At least.
09/06/1998 NR4066 Loch Ballygrant 1 Johnson, C.
04/05/1999 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 Shakespeare, A.W.
12/05/1999 NR2053 Easter Ellister 1 Whitehouse, A. Singing
29/04/2000 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 1 ap Rheinallt, T. Passage? not heard later visits
29/04/2000 NR2053 Easter Ellister 1 Whitehouse, A. Singing
04/05/2000 NR2965 Erasaid 1 Whitehouse, A. Singing
15/05/2001 NR4347 Kildalton Woods 1 Ashall, J.
11/05/2002 NR4368 Dunlossit Woods 1 ap Rheinallt, T. 1st; not found any other locations in 2002
11/06/2002 NR4369 Port Askaig 1 Greenwood, A. Singing in woods
16/04/2004 NR2765 Lag na Criche 1 J How RSPB
15/05/2006 NR4066 Ballygrant Woods 0 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J
10/05/2008 NR3563 Woollen Mill, Bridgend Woods 1 Becky Williamson Heard calling
06/06/2008 NR4448 Ardilistry 1 Andy Schofield Heard in woods
06/06/2008 NR4347 Kildalton 1 Andy Schofield Heard in woods
11/05/2010 NR433478 Kildalton 1 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J
17/05/2010 NR4348 Loch nan Diol 0 Andrew Greenwood In woods singing
19/05/2010 NR354625 Bridgend Woods 1 Greenwood, A & Ashall, J