Waterford Wildlife

Since 1999

The Wildlife of Waterford City & County

Lizard Near Ardmore


An early Lizard on the prowl near Ardmore.

Blowfly Living Dangerously


A blowfly living dangerously at Ardmore recently.

Lizard Avoiding the Rain


A late-June Lizard keeping out of the rain near Ardmore.

Six-spot Burnet Moth


A Six-spot Burnet moth feeding on Knapweed near Ardmore.

Lizard Near Ardmore


A Lizard near Ardmore

Painted Lady at Ardmore


Now flying in good numbers, the Painted Lady like this one at Ardmore.

Image. ack. to Tom Kennedy

Painted Ladies Aplenty


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

Ardmore Tidy Towns


Ardmore Tidy Towns Committee has organised a slideshow on the Birds of Ireland to be given by Sean Hogan, BirdWatch Ireland, at St. Declan’s Hall in Ardmore at 7.30pm on Friday, 29th January, 2010.


Clouded Yellows


Clouded Yellows continue to fly between the showers in the areas of Ardmore and Clashmore.

One also seen in Waterford City on the 11th.