99 seen in irish gardens. Irish garden bird survey.
14 length cm 20 wingspan cm 1900000 breeding population pairs probably the best known bird species in ireland and also the friendliest.
Winter garden birds ireland. Robin spideog 1 rank. The robin is instantly. You don t need to be a birder to spot ireland s winter waterfowl and waders whooper swan.
List of ireland s birds search the a z of ireland s birds although a comparatively high number of bird species have been recorded in ireland with over 450 species currently on the irish list our island biogeography means we have considerably fewer breeding birds than our nearest neighbours. Lon dubh this is one of the most common birds found in irish gardens. Whoopers can turn up anywhere near water from coastal wetlands in kerry to offaly bogs to louth s green.
In the breeding season robins are extremely territorial and will chase off any intruding birds. Ireland s biggest bird survey is open to everyone and a great way to learn about the birds in your garden. Ducks or rather drakes sport their freshest breeding plumage in october and the male.
We d also be delighted to welcome you to our peaceful bird and nature friendly home set in a wild wooded garden in the gentle hills and coastline of wicklow. Taking part is easy and provides us with really important data on how our garden bird populations are doing from year to year. Robin erithacus rubecula irish name.
Here we are delighted to introduce you to some of the most common irish garden birds. Great tit parus major irish name. Find out more about garden birds here.
Black bird turdus merula irish name. At birds ireland our aim is to share ireland s rich diversity of birds and nature through our guided tours writing speaking and photography. Spideog probably one of ireland s best loved birds.