Birding Locations Ireland

Wexford Wildfowl Reserve

Wexford Wildfowl Reserve is locates on the coast of South East Wexford.It covers a mix of farmland and wet grassy areas called the slobs, basically channels that drains excess water as the area is flooded a lot of the year. The area attracts migrating geese from Actic countries including Greenland, Scandinavian countries, Russia and Canada. It is an important migration area in winter for over 8,000 White Fronted Geese which reside there from October to March. However, there is also a divers range of birds there with approximately 250 species recorded.Thers are several hides on the reserve. More information is available here: Wexford Wildfowl Reserve.

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Greylag Goose, Wexford Wildfowl Reserve: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1/320 Sec, F8, ISO 500

Pied Wagtail, Wexford Wildfowl Reserve: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1/500 Sec, F8, ISO 250

Common Gull, Wexford Wildfowl Reserve: Canon 7D MKll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1/564 Sec, F11, ISO 640