Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

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.


Kestrel Near Brownstown Head


			
			 	
 	
	

A hovering Kestrel near Brownstown Head.


Soaring Buzzard


			
			 	
 	
	

A soaring Buzzard recently seen above the Norwood area of Waterford City.


Party of Swallows Spotted


			
			 	
 	
	

A small party of Swallows was seen over Waterford City today.


Blackbird feeds on Addled Apples


			
			 	
 	
	

A hungry female Blackbird feeding on remaining addled apples in the south of Waterford City.