Birds of Ireland

Wigeon

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wigeon

The wigeon is a winter migrant to Ireland from Northern Europe including Iceland and Scandinavia. It can be seen in rivers, lakes, Marshy wetlands and most coastal estuaries.

Best Sites

Thousands of Wigeons spend the winter months from November to March in Bull Island, Dublin Bay.

Wigeon at Bull Island, Dublin: Canon 7D MK ll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1/1000 Sec, F8, ISO 320

Wigeon at Bull Island, Dublin: Canon 7D MK ll, 100 - 400 Lens, 1/1000 Sec, F8, ISO 320