Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

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.

Mallards on St. John’s River


Four Waterford City Mallard on St. John’s River in the Kilbarry Bog.

Common Redstart in Annestown


A female Common Redstart recently seen in an Annestown garden.

Lone Swallow Resting


A lone Swallow having a rest in Waterford City after a long journey north.