An inquisitive Otter near Portlaw.
Red Squirrels with white tails? Yes, this is known to occur with some before the moult at this time of year, as with these near Araglin in the west of Waterford. Others seen in the Nire Valley had ordinary red bushy tails.
A rare Sperm Whale expired at the Cunnigar Spit in Dungarvan on the 19th. August.
Image ack.to Lorna Siggins/Irish Times
A female Fox being fed by a young Ava Whealton at her home. The Fox comes regularly and takes away some food, probably to feed her cubs.
Seen recently in the Tankerstown/Bunmahon area (the Copper Coast), a cheeky young Grey Seal and a Small Copper butterfly.
A Fin Whale recently seen off Hook Head. For further details, listen to ‘Seascapes’ on RTE Radio 1 at 7pm Friday 03rd December.