Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

Wheatear in Waterford City


The African incoming migrants still continue to arrive here such as this Wheatear seen in Waterford City two days ago.

Spring Butterflies

Spring butterflies now on the wing include the Holly Blue and the Orange Tip.

Swallows in Williamstown


Amongst the first Swallows of the year seen at the Williamstown Sports Complex in Waterford City.

Speckled Wood Butterfly


Flying during sunny spells between the showers, an early Speckled Wood butterfly in a Waterford City garden.

First Primroses


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

Orca Washed Ashore in Tramore


Washed ashore at Tramore Back Strand, an Orca or Killer Whale.

Long-tailed Tits

Long-tailed Tits recently seen at the Kilbarry Bog in Waterford City

Wren Sings in the New Year


A little Wren singing-in the New Year.

Happy Christmas


A Robin for a Happy Christmas and a great New Year!

Grey Squirrel


A Grey Squirrel found at an allotment in Waterford City – bad news for the Reds!!