Birds of Ireland

Kittiwake

Kittiwake

The Kittiwake is found around the coast, mostly on cliffs and is present during the summer. It tends to spend most of the winter months at sea.

Best Sites

Any coastal cliff area. Howth Head in Dublin has lots of Kittiwakes in summer.

Kittiwake, Howth, Dublin: Canon 7D MK ll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4 Extender, 1/1600 SEC, F10, ISO 1000

Kittiwake

Kittiwake, Howth, Dublin: Canon EOS 600D, 70 - 300MM Lens, 1/1000 SEC, F9, ISO 400