Mute Swans

Mute Swans

Observation - Mute Swans - UK and Ireland. Description: Native to the UK.Huge all white birds with adult wingspan 200-240cm and length 125-170cm.Orange bill bordered with black ,pronounced knob.Not mute,but less vocal thanother swan species. Monogamous,and both parents care for their young.Aggressively defend

Native to the UK.Huge all white birds with adult wingspan 200-240cm and length 125-170cm.Orange bill bordered with black ,pronounced knob.Not mute,but less vocal thanother swan species. Monogamous,and both parents care for their young.Aggressively defend their nest and cygnets.Pose with curved neck and wings half raised(busking)is a treat display