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Whooper Swan, Cygnus cygnus


Many records.

This species is much rarer at Grafham Water than Bewick's Swan, and unlike that species has no history of wintering at the reservoir. Most birds are only present at Grafham Water briefly.


Please note the following list is still incomplete:

Highest count

14, 4 January 1979


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