Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

Dolphins on the Suir


			
			 	
 	
	

Two dolphins were seen on the River Suir near Mount Congreve on the 13th November (one shown here).


Fox Cubs


			
			 	
 	
	

Two Fox cubs playing about at the Williamstown complex in Waterford City yesterday.


House Mouse Infestations


			
			 	
 	
	

Several reports of House Mouse infestation in Waterford City over the past week.


Urban Mink in Kilcohan


			
			 	
 	
	

An urban Mink recently seen in the KIlcohan area of Waterford City.


Orca Washed Ashore in Tramore


			
			 	
 	
	

Washed ashore at Tramore Back Strand, an Orca or Killer Whale.


Grey Squirrel


			
			 	
 	
	

A Grey Squirrel found at an allotment in Waterford City – bad news for the Reds!!


Grey Seal in Dunmore East


			
			 	
 	
	

In the harbour at Dunmore east over the weekend, a Grey Seal.


Rabbits in Spring


			
			 	
 	
	

Full of the joys of Spring at Williamstown Sports Complex in the City, Rabbits.


Bat Recordings Identified


			
			 	
 	
	

Two bats flying around a pine tree in a Waterford City garden were identified as Soprano Pipistrelles by using a Bat Box to identify their sounds.


Otter at St. John’s Bridge


			
			 	
 	
	

An Otter is now regularly seen at St. John’s Bridge in Waterford City.