Birds of Ireland

Razorbill

Razorbill

The Razorbill is a coastal bird that breeds on rocky headlands and islands right aroun the coast of Ireland. It spends winter at sea and returns in Spring to breed where it will stay during the summer until the chicks are raised.

Best Sites

Howth in Dublin and Great Saltee Island in Wexford

Razorbill at Great Saltee Island, Wexford: Canon 7D MKll, 70 - 300 Lens, 1/500 Sec, F7.1, ISO 100

Razorbill at Great Saltee Island, Wexford: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1/1500th Sec, F13, ISO 2000

Razorbill (First Winter) at Howth Harbour, Dublin: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4 Ext, 1/1000th Sec, F11, ISO 640