Arctic Tundra Swan, our most widespread and smallest swan. Length: 4-5ft, Wingspan: 6.25-7.25 ft, Weight 12-18lb.
This is the first time I've heard and seen these birds. They're pretty cool to see and hear.
Arctic Tundra swan, flying south into the refuge.
More detail when their wings are pointed down: one up, four down.
More detail when their wings are pointed down: one down, four up.
Arctic tundra swan
Arctic Tundra Swan
Thirty one of 40,000 that will be here by T-day.