Birds of Ireland

Siskin

Siskin

The Siskin can be found throughout Ireland and is listed by Birdwatch Ireland as one of Ireland’s Top 10 garden birds. It is one of the more colourful finches in Ireland and you are more likely to see it in winter as numbers are increased by migrating birds.

Best Sites

Most wooded areas throughout Ireland but particularly in coniferous woodland areas.

Siskin, Saint Catherine′s Park, Lucan, Dublin: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4X Ext, 1/200th Sec, F13, ISO 2000

Siskin, Saint Catherine′s Park, Lucan, Dublin: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4X Ext, 1/200th Sec, F10, ISO 4000

Sisken at Saint Catherine′s Park, Lucan, Dublin: Canon 7D MKll, Canon 100 - 400 Lens, 1.4 Ext, 1/800 Sec, F14, ISO 5000