Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

Otter Road-kill Near Becket’s Restaurant


			
			 	
 	
	

An unusual road-kill at an unusual place – on the main road to Dunmore East from Waterford City, near Becket’s Restaurant, an Otter!


Urban Mink in Kilcohan


			
			 	
 	
	

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


Barn Owl at Kilcohan


			
			 	
 	
	

Recently seen near the Kilcohan Shopping Centre, the Barn Owl.


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.


Update: Mute Swan’s Nest


			
			 	
 	
	

This nest was flooded by a high tide on the 6th May and now appears to have been abandoned!