Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

Albino Magpie in Cheekpoint


			
			 	
 	
	

Recently seen near Cheekpoint, an albino Magpie.


Brent Geese in Tramore


			
			 	
 	
	

Winter Brent Geese populations at Tramore Back Strand and Dungarvan are now well established.


Rare Sighting of Hoopoe


			
			 	
 	
	

Seen in Waterford City garden yesterday, the Hoopoe.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hoopoe


Humming-bird Hawk Moth


			
			 	
 	
	

The migrant Humming-bird Hawk Moth was photographed today in a Waterford City garden.


Swifts in Waterford City


			
			 	
 	
	

Many Swifts about Kilcohan in Waterford City – first of the year. .


Wheatear in Waterford City


			
			 	
 	
	

The African incoming migrants still continue to arrive here such as this Wheatear seen in Waterford City two days ago.


Swallows in Williamstown


			
			 	
 	
	

Amongst the first Swallows of the year seen at the Williamstown Sports Complex in Waterford City.


Long-tailed Tits

Long-tailed Tits recently seen at the Kilbarry Bog in Waterford City


Wren Sings in the New Year


			
			 	
 	
	

A little Wren singing-in the New Year.


Happy Christmas


			
			 	
 	
	

A Robin for a Happy Christmas and a great New Year!