Mute Swans – 3/25/09
Observer: Yujie Hu
Observation Date: 3/25/09
Observation Time: 4:30 p.m.
Observation Location: Saw Mill Pond
Common Name: Mute Swan
Scientific Name: Cygnus olor
Comments: Our two sons spotted these two swans on the pond behind our back yard, and they have stayed for about a week; we hope they will make it their home.
For more information about the pros and cons of swans, see: Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection