Trumpeter SwanSwan flies over refuge
Facts About Trumpeter Swan
Size: Adult 54–65 in, 25lbs average weight
Food: Dabbling while swimming aquatic plants.
Habitat: Shallow ponds, marshes, lakes, slow moving rivers.
Lifespan: 24 years in wild, up to 33 in captivity.
Nomenclature: Male = Cob; Female = Pen; Young = Cygnet; Group of swans = herd.
Last Updated: Mar 28, 2014