Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

Small White Butterflies


Small White butterflies getting on with the business of regeneration between the showers at Ram Head.

Lizard at Ram Head


A Lizard recently seen at Ram Head.

Speckled Wood and a Painted Lady

A Speckled Wood and a Painted Lady at Ram Head yesterday.

Painted Ladies Aplenty


It’s a phenomenal year for Painted Lady butterflies. This was seen at Ardmore yesterday.

Recent Road Kills


Recent road kills include 2 Foxes on the outer ring road at Kilbarry/ Ballindud and near Williamstown Golf Course; a further Fox on John’s Hill (near St, John’s Collage) in Waterford City and a Red Squirrel at Templemichael on the Blackwater just north of Youghal.