Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

Red Lily Beetle


			
			 	
 	
	

Well awakened from the winter hibernation in the soil, the Red Lily Beetle is now alive and devestating the leaves and shoots of spring lilys and related plants.


A Christmas Eve Robin


			
			 	
 	
	

Trapped and ringed on Christmas Eve in Waterford City, a friendly Robin.


Bluebells


			
			 	
 	
	

Bluebells recently seen at Kilmeaden


Primroses in Bloom


			
			 	
 	
	

Have you seen the first of the Primroses yet? Slow down in the car and see nature at its best.


Whitethorn & Blackthorn Blossom

Have you seen the thorn blossom yet?


First Primroses


			
			 	
 	
	

Have you seen the first of the Primroses yet? Slow down in the car and see nature at its best.


Wildflowers Near Bunmahon


			
			 	
 	
	

A profusion of roadside wildflowers near Bunmahon.


Taking Notice of the Trees


			
			 	
 	
	

You see them every day! Now, slow down in the car and truly look at the Trees – Magic!!


Invasive Plants at Kilbarry Bog


			
			 	
 	
	

A new invasive species at the Kilbarry Bog NHA in Waterford City – an ornamental Variegated Phragmites, a probable escapee from some local domestic pond.


Silver Weed and Sea Pinks

Silver Weed and Sea Pinks at Tramore by Paddy Dwan.