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Black Swan at Wonga Wetlands

Cygnus atratus at Wonga Wetlands - 14 Nov 2020
Cygnus atratus at Wonga Wetlands - 14 Nov 2020
Cygnus atratus at Wonga Wetlands - 14 Nov 2020
Cygnus atratus at Wonga Wetlands - 14 Nov 2020
Cygnus atratus at Wonga Wetlands - 14 Nov 2020
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Identification history

Cygnus atratus 14 Nov 2020 ChrisAllen
Cygnus atratus 14 Nov 2020 Kyliegw

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Author's notes

Four pairs had cygnets; one lot were nearly full grown, one lot were losing their down, and the others were small and fluffy. Each photo is a different pair except the last 2 - that is the same birds. Never seen so many nesting swans in such a small area.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 22 Abundance
  • 14 Nov 2020 07:30 AM Recorded on
  • Kyliegw Recorded by
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