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Aerial view of Wexford Wildfowl Reserve



Wexford Wildfowl Reserve is managed by the National Parks and Wildlife Service, which is part of the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht.

Wexford Wildfowl Reserve is a designated Ramsar Site, part of a Special Protection Area (SPA),  a proposed National Heritage Area (pNHA), and a National Nature Reserve.

The Reserve is owned in partnership with BirdWatch Ireland, a national voluntary organisation. BirdWatch Ireland is Ireland's largest conservation charity and is dedicated to the protection of Ireland's wild birds and their habitats.

For more information on these departments and organisations, follow the links to their web sites.

National Parks and Wildlife Service

BirdWatch Ireland


For more information about the Reserve, contact the warden, Dominic Berridge

For more information about educational services, contact the educational officer at wwreducation@ahg.gov.ie












National Parks & Wildlife Service, 7 Ely Place, Dublin 2. Phone: +353 1 8882000 Fax: +353 1 8883272