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.
Swans and Canada geese swimming on the River Thames at Windsor. They are attracted by people willing to feed them.
A lonely swan around water lilies at Bass Lake, North Carolina
This swan unknowingly creates designs in the water while searching for food
A lonely swan creates ripples in Bass Lake, Blowing Rock, North Carolina