Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

Seal release at Tramore


Seal release at Tramore yesterday.

More Casualties of the Winter Storms


Moorhen entangled in monofilm net.

Cormorant Entangled in Flotsam


Casualties of the winter storms this week, a Cormorant entangled in flotsam, both at Tramore Back Strand.

Heron from “The River Book”


Great Shot of a Heron by Paddy Dwan.

New Book by Paddy Dwan and Mark Roper


A magnificent book about the River Suir has just been launched by Paddy Dwan and Mark Roper and is now available in all good bookshops or from whimbrelpress@gmail.com.

Summer Snowflake


Summer Snowflake on the mossy banks of the Suir.

Green-veined Whites


Green-veined Whites at Billberry in Waterford City.

Otter Near Mount Congreve


A recent inquisitive Otter in the Suir near Mt. Congreve – named Mossy!

Migrant Birds Recordings


Incoming migrant birds recorded so far include Sand Martin, House MartinSwallow, Wheatear, Chiffchaff and Willow Warbler (shown here by Paddy Dwan.)

Ack. to Waterford Birds.

Redshank Near Reginald’s Tower


A ringed and tagged Redshank on the Suir near Reginald’s Tower in Waterford City yesterday.