Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

Secretive Pine Martin


A secretive Pine Martin recently seen near Waterford City.

Fin Whale at Brownstown Head


A Fin Whale seen off Brownstown Head by Maurice Flynn.

Desert Wheatear


A rare Desert Wheatear recently seen at Brownstown Head.

Inquisitive Otter Near Portlaw.


An inquisitive Otter near Portlaw.

Red Squirrels with White Tails

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.