The black swans in Dawlish have been a major tourist attraction for decades and are used as the town’s emblem. They were introduced to the town from New Zealand at the start of the 20th Century, by a former Dawlish resident who emigrated. The black swan is native to Australia.
Birds flock to the sheltered cove in Paignton Harbor, England
Swans and Canada geese swimming on the River Thames at Windsor. They are attracted by people willing to feed them.
A Canada Goose poses at Bass Lake in North Carolina
A Little Blue Heron explores the boat ramp on Sunset Beach, North Carolina
Birds fly by Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco oblivious to the dramatic layer of fog over the ocean
A sea-gull has the perfect view of San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge