Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

Primroses in Bloom


			
			 	
 	
	

Have you seen the first of the Primroses yet? Slow down in the car and see nature at its best.


Buzzard in Williamstown


			
			 	
 	
	

A Buzzard is now a regular visitor to Williamstown sports complex.


Goldfinch Vs Window


			
			 	
 	
	

This Goldfinch smashed into a window in Waterford City but later revived and flew away.


Female Blackcap


			
			 	
 	
	

A female Blackcap was recently seen in a local garden. Now, is it a recent migrant from Europe or did it overwintetr here??


House Mouse Infestations


			
			 	
 	
	

Several reports of House Mouse infestation in Waterford City over the past week.


Juvenile Blackbird


			
			 	
 	
	

A juvenile Blackbird ringed (Ring No.LA2693) in a city garden on the 13th June 2010 was retrapped as a Male on the 12th December this year.


Woodcock in Kilmeadon


			
			 	
 	
	

“The coming of the Hunters’ Moon, brings about the Woodcocks’ doom ………………….”

Near Kilmeaden


Buzzard Harassing Magpie


			
			 	
 	
	

A Common Buzzard was recently seen harassing a Magpie at Killure near the Municipal Golf Course in Waterford City.


Black Redstart


			
			 	
 	
	

An uncommon Black Redstart recently caught in a Waterford City suburb.


Albino Magpie in Cheekpoint


			
			 	
 	
	

Recently seen near Cheekpoint, an albino Magpie.