Introduced, but not captive. Has lived in the lagoon for several years. And it is a beautiful bird.
This swan was seen gliding over the calm southern waters of the lake.
Former nuclear feed materials production facility.... superfund project...."weapons to wetlands"
Manchester Rd. Trailhead.
The Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) is a species of swan, and thus a member of the waterfowl family Anatidae. It is native to much of Europe and Asia, and (as a rare winter visitor) the far north of Africa. It is also an introduced species in North America, Australasia and southern Africa. The name 'mute' derives from it being less vocal than other swan species. Measuring 125 to 170 centimetres (49 to 67 in) in length, this large swan...