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Mute Swan

Cygnus olor


125-155cm Moults June-Nov when it is flightless for 6-8wks Breeds after first 3-4years 25000 pairs in Uk Flourishing partly due to the 1987 Uk ban on the sale of lead fishing weights


Breeds close to lakes with shallow feeding areas,slow flowing rivers and canals.

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England, United Kingdom

Spotted on May 26, 2013
Submitted on May 26, 2013

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