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Trumpeter Swans and Bald Eagles

Today we counted 105 Trumpeter Swans in the large area of open water by Centennial Park in Washago. Several were right at the dock as someone had brought some corn for them. There were also about 70 Common Goldeneyes, a few Common Mergansers and Mallards, a couple Canada Geese, and an immature Bald Eagle which flew past and landed on the ice. On our way there we checked the Gravenhurst Landfill on Beier's Rd. and found 12 Bald Eagles...most were sitting in the trees by the compost area.

Trumpeter Swans (the young birds still have lots of gray-brown feathers):

Bald Eagles at Gravenhurst Landfill:


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