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Waterford Bird Atlas: species maps

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The Waterford Bird Atlas 2006-2013

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This project is funded by the Heritage Council (Wildlife Grant 2008 and 2009, Heritage Grant 2010)

Preliminary species maps
 
Click species names below to see maps showing the recorded distribution of selected species in Co Waterford during April-July of 2006-2011 (also winter records for some species), based on records compiled to date. Publication of final maps (based on 2006-2013 fieldwork) is planned for 2014.  Last updated 29 April 2013
 
* below = updated 2006-2012 maps
Non-passerines
 
Mute Swan Cygnus olor *
Whooper Swan  Cygnus cygnus - winter
Light-bellied Brent Goose  Branta bernicla hrota  -  winter
Shelduck  Tadorna tadorna *
Mallard  Anas platyrhynchos *
Red Grouse  Lagopus lagopus *
Red-legged Partridge  Alectoris rufa *
Pheasant  Phasianus colchicus *
Great Northern Diver  Gavia immer  - winter
Red-throated Diver  Gavia stellata - winter
Little Grebe  Tachybaptus ruficollis *
Great Crested Grebe  Podiceps cristatus *
Fulmar  Fulmarus glacialis *
Cormorant  Phalacrocorax carbo *
Shag  Phalacrocorax aristotelis *
Little Egret  Egretta garzetta *
Cattle Egret  Bubulcus ibis  -  winter
Grey Heron  Ardea cinerea *
Hen Harrier  Circus cyaneus *
Sparrowhawk  Accipiter nisus *
Buzzard  Buteo buteo *
Merlin  Falco columbarius - winter
Kestrel  Falco tinnunculus *
Water Rail  Rallus aquaticus  - breeding *  winter
Coot  Fulica atra *
Moorhen  Gallinula chloropus *
Oystercatcher  Haematopus ostralegus
Ringed Plover  Charadrius hiaticula *
Snipe  Gallinago gallinago *
Woodcock  Scolopax rusticola *
Curlew  Numenius arquata *
Black-tailed Godwit  Limosa limosa  -  winter
Redshank  Tringa totanus - winter
Common Sandpiper  Actitis hypoleucos -  breeding  winter
Lesser Black-backed Gull  Larus fuscus  -  summer  winter
Herring Gull  Larus argentatus  -  breeding *  winter
Great Black-backed Gull  Larus marinus *
Kittiwake  Rissa tridactyla *
Guillemot  Uria aalge *
Razorbill  Alca torda *
Black Guillemot  Cepphus grylle *
Puffin  Fratercula arctica
Rock Dove/Feral Pigeon  Columba livia *
Stock Dove  Columba oenas *
Woodpigeon  Columba palumbus *
Collared Dove  Streptopelia decaocto *
Turtle Dove  Streptopelia turtur
Cuckoo  Cuculus canorus *
Barn Owl  Tyto alba *
Long-eared Owl  Asio otus *
Swift  Apus apus *
Kingfisher Alcedo atthis *

Passerines
 
Skylark  Alauda arvensis *
Sand Martin  Riparia riparia *
Swallow  Hirundo rustica *
House Martin  Delichon urbicum *
Meadow Pipit  Anthus pratensis *
Rock Pipit  Anthus petrosus *
Grey Wagtail  Motacilla cinerea *
Pied Wagtail  Motacilla alba *
Dipper  Cinclus cinclus *
Wren  Troglodytes troglodytes *
Dunnock  Prunella modularis *
Robin  Erithacus rubecula *
Stonechat  Saxicola torquata  -  breeding *  winter
Wheatear  Oenanthe oenanthe *
Black Redstart  Phoenicurus ochruros  -  winter
Blackbird  Turdus merula *
Song Thrush  Turdus philomelos *
Redwing  Turdus iliacus - winter
Mistle Thrush  Turdus viscivorus *
Grasshopper Warbler  Locustella naevia *
Sedge Warbler  Acrocephalus schoenobaenus *
Reed Warbler  Acrocephalus scirpaceus *
Whitethroat  Sylvia communis *
Blackcap  Sylvia communis - breeding *  winter
Chiffchaff  Phylloscopus collybita - breeding *  winter
Willow Warbler  Phylloscopus trochilus *
Goldcrest  Regulus regulus *
Spotted Flycatcher  Muscicapa striata *
Long-tailed Tit  Aegithalos caudatus *
Blue Tit  Cyanistes caeruleus *
Great Tit  Parus major *
Coal Tit  Periparus ater *
Treecreeper  Certhia familiaris *
Jay Garrulus glandarius *
Magpie  Pica pica *
Chough  Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax  -  breeding *  winter
Jackdaw  Corvus monedula *
Rook  Corvus frugilegus *
Hooded Crow  Corvus cornix *
Raven  Corvus corax *
Starling  Sturnus vulgaris *
House Sparrow  Passer domesticus *
Tree Sparrow  Passer montanus *
Chaffinch  Fringilla coelebs *
Greenfinch  Carduelis chloris *
Goldfinch  Carduelis carduelis *
Siskin  Carduelis spinus *
Linnet  Carduelis cannabina *
Lesser Redpoll  Carduelis (flammea) cabaret *
Common Crossbill  Loxia curvirostra *
Bullfinch  Pyrrhula pyrrhula *
Yellowhammer  Emberiza citrinella *
Reed Bunting  Emberiza schoeniclus *

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