Birds of Ireland

Whooper Swan

Whooper Swan

The Whooper Swan is a winter visitor to Ireland, it is fairly widespread throughout the country and is easily found in the areas along the Shannon River, Belfast Lough, Lough Foyle and Lough Neagh in Northern Ireland, and the South East Coast around Wexford.

Best Sites

Lough Foyle in Derry/Donegal and Lough Swily in Donegal.

Whooper Swan at Turvey Park in Dublin: Canon 600D, 75 - 300 Lens, 1/1000 Sec, F6.3, ISO 250