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Photo Credits: Dominic Sherony

Tundra Swan (Cygnus columbianus)

Tundra Swans live in the tundra of North America, lakes, rivers, and other wetland areas. They eat aquatic plant matter, mollusks, and arthropods. They have an average wingspan of 5.5 ft. and weigh 8.4-23.2 lbs. Tundra Swans make high-pitched bugling noises. They are protected on the US Migratory Bird list.

Frequency: Rare