Birds of Ireland

Gadwall

Gadwall

The Gadwall is not present in large numbers in Ireland. It can be found in a few coastal areas mainly in the south and west as well as in wetland areas in County Clare. They will turn up from time to time in local areas and the photographs on this page were taken in North Dublin.

Best Sites

Best sites are Tacumshin in County Wexford and Lough Neagh in Northern Ireland.

Gadwall at Turvey Park Dublin: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4X Ext, 1/800 Sec, F9, ISO 640

Gadwall, Turvey Park, Dublin: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4X Ext, 1/600, F8, ISO 800

Gawall at Turvey Park, Dublin: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4X Ext, 1/640, F9, ISO 400