Posted on 19th May 2017 at 5:49 pm.
Now well established throughout the City and County, the
Common Swift in th local skies.
Posted on 12th May 2017 at 10:35 am.
Just reported from Fenor Bog, the
Posted on 22nd April 2017 at 10:13 am.
Usually first-of-the-year Swallows are recorded in March, the first local Swallows of this year were seen near Kilcohan Park on the 21st April.
Posted on 8th April 2017 at 10:24 am.
A Grey Crow has built a nest on the mast of a fishing boat in West Waterford. Local information is that this is the second time this has occured on the same boat
Posted on 7th February 2017 at 10:42 am.
Again reported from the public golf course on the outer ring road of Waterford City, the common Buzzard.
Posted on 18th January 2017 at 10:26 am.
Recently seen in the Kilcohen suburb of the City, a small flock of Waxwings.
Posted on 1st January 2017 at 1:49 pm.
Given that a male Blackcap was seen on the 10th. December (see below), today we have a Female in the same garden.
Posted on 24th December 2016 at 1:46 pm.
Trapped and ringed on Christmas Eve in Waterford City, a friendly Robin.
Posted on 10th December 2016 at 10:06 am.
An African migrant male Blackcap warbler was seen in a Waterfod City garden yesterday, obviously chosing to stay for the winter rather then move back to its usual winter quarters in Africa,
Posted on 20th October 2016 at 10:43 am.
This picture of about 200 Mallard was taken yesterday at Glendine in west Waterford. They were part of a flock estimated to number at least 1000. All were waddling along this woodland path in a very determined manner, intent on reaching their destination. Where they came from and where they were going, is not known. Why they chose to walk rather then fly is another mystery. Any ideas ??