Swans feed in the water and on land. They are almost entirely herbivorous, although small numbers of aquatic animals may be eaten. In the water food is obtained by up-ending or dabbling, and their diet is composed of the roots, View Full →
The longest movement recorded for one of our collared swans is from Albert Park to Ballarat – about 110 kilometers!
There are six to seven species of swan in the genus Cygnus; in addition there is another species known as a swan, the Coscoroba Swan, although this species is no longer considered related to the true swans
A colony of Black Swans in Dawlish, Devon has become so well associated with the town that the bird has been the town’s emblem for
Swans usually mate for life, though ‘divorce’ does sometimes occur, particularly following nesting failure.