The Chase

Friends, this is Trumpeter Swan 47E and i think he/she woke up cranky.  As these swans were settling into their nightly roost, there was lots of chasing and jostling to vie for space.  After about ten minutes of this activity all were quietly preening and tolerating the presence of others.  Not your typical swan image but tells of behavior not often shown, I love the feathering on the underside of the wing, til Tomorrow MJ

About mjspringett

Nature Photographer, searching for questions and answers

Posted on October 24, 2012, in Birds, Crex Meadows, Nature, photography and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. they are so beautiful we don’t think of them this way but its good to show if you are fortunate enough to capture it.. years ago I was attacked by a mute swan named Romeo.. not fun..

  2. Great shot showing action, MJ.

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