Birds of Ireland

Sandwich Tern

Sandwich Tern

The Sandwich Tern is a summer visitor to all coastal areas of Ireland, although some of them remain all year in areas of the West Coast and North Coast.

Best Sites

Any coastal area of the country in Summer, but specifically at Lady’s Island near Rosslare, County Wexford.

Sandwich Tern at Skerries, Dublin: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4X Ext. 1/500 SEC, F8, ISO 640

Sandwich Tern at Our Ladies Island, Wexford: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1/3200 SEC, F11, ISO 800

Sandwich Tern at Skerries, Dublin: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4X Ext. 1/3200 SEC, F8, ISO 640

Sandwich Tern at Skerries, Dublin: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4X Ext. 1/600 SEC, F8, ISO 200