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.