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Old 13-10-15, 03:34 PM
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Default An early Bewick's Swan = a long hard winter!

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Britain faces longest winter in 50 years after earliest ever arrival of Siberian swan - Telegraph

Lovely to see they are on their way a long hard winter or not! They are such little beauties!
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Old 13-10-15, 09:12 PM
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Hm. A lone Bewick's pitched up at Martin Mere today, their earliest-ever record. The swan researcher there was delighted, but added that neither trees nor birds could foretell the future, so he'll stick to the met. office forecasts thanks very much .

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Do hope some of the Bewick's get down south this year I have not seen one down here since 2013
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