Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

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!

Grey-lag Geese in Portlaw


Recent arrivals at Coolfin near Portlaw, Grey-lag Geese.

Brent Geese at Tramore


Brent Geese at Tramore by Paddy Dwan.

Glossy Ibis and American Ring-billed Gull


Recently seen at Cloughernagh creek at the north of Tramore Back Strand, a Glossy Ibis and an American Ring-billed Gull with no tail.