Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

Redwing in People’s Park


			
			 	
 	
	

The cold snap has brought many countryside birds into urban areas in search of food, like this Redwing at the People’s Park in Waterford City.


Paddy Dwan Photography Exhibition


			
			 	
 	
	

An exhibition of local wildlife photographs by Paddy Dwan will take place at the Granary in Waterford City on the 14th December.


Brent Geese at Tramore


			
			 	
 	
	

The first Brent Geese have arrived at Tramore Back Strand.


Whimbrel at Tramore Back Strand


			
			 	
 	
	

A Whimbrel at Tramore Back Strand on the 21st June.


Turnstone at Tramore Back Strand


			
			 	
 	
	

An unusual occurrence here, a June Turnstone at Tramore Back Strand on the 20th of the month.


Egret and Spotted Flycatcher

Little Egret chick near Tramore and a Spotted Flycatcher at Ballycanavan recently photographed by Paddy Dwan.


Marsh Marigold and Summer Snowflake


			
			 	
 	
	

Flowering Marsh Marigold and the rare Summer Snowflake coming into flower on the Clodiagh river near Portlaw.


Green Sandpiper at Cloghernagh


			
			 	
 	
	

A Green Sandpiper at Cloghernagh yesterday.


Great Northern Diver


			
			 	
 	
	

Great Northern Diver at Sawleens on the 03rd February.


Kingfisher at Cloughernagh


			
			 	
 	
	

A February Kingfisher at Cloughernagh in east Waterford in east Waterford.