Fauna of Saskatchewan 12

83240006 Mute Swan

Cygnus olor

Location: Waterfowl Park Regina

Interesting facts:

– Mute swans are very territorial and may attack humans, coyotes, or foxes if threatened.

– They have keen vision and hearing.

– Mute swans have a wingspan of 7 to 8 feet.

– They weigh up to 30 pounds and are five feet in length.

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