07 May 2007 • 1,261 views
Cygnets hatched May 5th or 6th 2007
I visited the swan's next yesterday and found six cygnets, they must have hatched either late yesterday or earlier today. When the swan moved I could see that there were still at least two more eggs left to hatch.
I took quite a few pictures and will try to share some of them during this week. The nest is in quite an awkward position, with a screen of willow between it and the closest bank. If I had a really long lens I would have been able to take some from further away, and without anything in between me and the nest.
This picture has been cropped and resized for uploading.
One cygnet and p...