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Mute swan on an algae covered pond

Discovered a family of three Mute swans on an algae-covered pond in Walhalla MI. This swan was the only one of the group to try and scare me away (with his partly raised wings) to protect the remaining two, I believe.

TAGS: Algae, Michigan, United States

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Munising, Michigan, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© Bill Savage.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2015
Total Views: 32
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 4, 2015, 7:22 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T3i
Focal Length: 250mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Walhalla, Michigan, United States of America