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Re: Swan nest got flooded, new eggs appearing
By:The Regal Swan
Date: 12 June 2016

Hi Karen

More than likely, she worked to raise the nesting bowl underneath to keep the eggs safe. She could have laid a total of six eggs and lost only 3. Swans can double clutch, (add more eggs), but if she moved the eggs prior to the flood, she knew how to keep them safe. The Regal Swan

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Swan nest got flooded, new eggs appearing -- Karen -- 12 June 2016
Re: Swan nest got flooded, new eggs appearing -- The Regal Swan -- 12 June 2016
Re: Swan nest got flooded, new eggs appearing -- Karen -- 13 June 2016
Re: Swan nest got flooded, new eggs appearing -- The Regal Swan -- 13 June 2016
Re: Swan nest got flooded, new eggs appearing -- Karen -- 17 June 2016
Re: Swan nest got flooded, new eggs appearing -- The Regal Swan -- 17 June 2016
Re: Swan nest got flooded, new eggs appearing -- Karen -- 18 June 2016
Re: Swan nest got flooded, new eggs appearing -- The Regal Swan -- 18 June 2016