Birds of Ireland

Dunnock

Dunnock

The Dunnock, sometimes referred to as a Hedge Sparrow is resident all year round and is common throughout the country. it is listed as on of the Top 20 garden birds in Ireland.

Best Sites

Any area in the country, particularly along hedgerows.

Dunnock, East Coast Nature Reserve, Wicklow: Canon 7D MKll, 70 - 400 Lens, 1/600th, F8, ISO 200

Dunnock, Laytown, Meath: Canon 7 D MKII, 100 - 400 Lens, 1/1250th Sec, F6, ISO 500

Dunlin at Turvey PArk, Dublin: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4X Ext, 1/1000 Sec, F10, ISO 400

Dunnock at RSPB Portmore Lough: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4X Ext, 1/320 Sec, F11, ISO 1000

Dunnock at Turvey Park, Dublin: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4X Ext, 1/1000 Sec, F10, ISO 2500