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Swans plucking grass
Date: 14 April 2017

I've observed adult swans pluck grass and place it behind themselves in piles; also pick up leaves and put it behind themselves. The piles seem of no interest to their cygnets. I'd love to know what the purpose of this activity is please.

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Swans plucking grass -- Jennifer -- 14 April 2017
Re: Swans plucking grass -- The Regal Swan -- 15 April 2017