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BIRDS OF THE WORLD BOREAL FOREST - Cygnus olor - Mute Swan

Freshwater lakes, freshwater rivers; the mute swan is the common swan in the wild, in parks or on country estates in Europe. In winter, it is more common on marine waters. It resides on waters of well-sheltered bays, open marshes, and on many ponds built by damming creeks.

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