Swan Sightings

Order: Anseriformes Family: Anatidae Genus: Cygnus

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Common Name: Swan
Record#: 4922
Location: San Francisco, California , USA
Date Sighted: 2017-05-13 #Seen: 1
User#: Francesca
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Common Name: Swan
Record#: 4568
Location: Palace Of Fine Art, California, USA
Date Sighted: 2015-10-08 #Seen: 1
User#: hung ivan
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Common Name: Trumpeter Swan
Species: Cygnus buccinator
Record#: 3823
Date Sighted: 2014-10-04 #Seen: 4
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Common Name: Mute Swan
Species: Cygnus olor
Record#: 1775
Date Sighted: 2013-02-28 #Seen: 20
User#: TpaBayWS
View full size photo of Mute Swan in Lakeland, FL, USASite Description: Lake Morton in the city limits
Comment : Majority at 41 Lk Morton Dr. w/ others throughout the lake. Habituated by humans feeding them.


 
Common Name: Black Swan
Species: Cygnus atratus
Record#: 1776
Date Sighted: 2013-02-28 #Seen: 3
User#: TpaBayWS
View full size photo of Black Swan in Lakeland, FL, USASite Description: Lake Morton in the city limits
Comment : One on nest across from 41 Lk Morton Dr.


 
Common Name: Black-necked Swan
Species: Cygnus melancoryphus
Record#: 1777
Date Sighted: 2013-02-28 #Seen: 2
User#: TpaBayWS
View full size photo of Black-necked Swan in Lakeland, FL, USASite Description: Lake Morton in the city limits
Comment : Observed two different places in lake.


 
Common Name: Mute Swan
Species: Cygnus olor
Record#: 1138
Date Sighted: 2012-02-14 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Mute Swan in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Mouth of Sackville river meeting Bedford Basin
Comment : Huge swan(maybe 140cm long). Non-native, usually espcaped from parks but some breed in N.A. I think this one lives here, seem to recall seeing it a couple years ago too. Orange bill and black face.


 
Common Name: Trumpeter Swan
Species: Cygnus buccinator
Record#: 899
Location: North Cooking Lake, Alberta, Canada
Date Sighted: 2011-11-05 #Seen: 6
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Common Name: Tundra Swan
Species: Cygnus Columbianus
Record#: 2001
Date Sighted: 2008-08-21 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
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Comment : While canoeing, saw a group of 8 tundra swans on the savanoski river in katmai national park.


 
Common Name: Trumpeter Swan
Species: Cygnus buccinator
Record#: 1988
Date Sighted: 2008-07-06 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
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Comment : Saw a trumpeter swan circle a few times in the evening. the evening sunset and still air and sense of calm and solitude was memorable.


 
Common Name: Trumpeter Swan
Species: Cygnus buccinator
Record#: 1928
Date Sighted: 2007-01-29 #Seen: 1
User#: JRust
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Comment : While drving south on highway 10, saw several large white trumpeter swans to our left in a farmers field.


 
Common Name: Trumpeter Swan
Species: Cygnus buccinator
Record#: 1927
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Comment : Thought to be extinct in the year 1900, until a small group were located in the red rock lakes area in the centennial valley. the trumpeter swan is the largest water fowl in north america with a wingspan of up to 8 feet.