Taken at Hogganfield Loch on 10th June 2020 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 105 mm macro lens.
Taken at Hogganfield Loch on 25th May 2014 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 150 - 500 mm zoom lens.
Taken at Hogganfield Loch on 28th March 2019 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
at Belhaven Bay on 18th November 2018 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
at Baron's Haugh on 28th November 2020 using Nikon D500 with 600 mm zoom lens.
Species: Order: Family: Local Names:
Olor. Anseriformes. Anatidae.
A mass of rushes and reeds.
Water plants, molluscs, insects.
Bad-tampered especially when nesting. Ignoring the warning signs from a
nesting Cob can lead to fatalities. Not very common but it does happen. This cygnet sadly didn't survive.
Length: Nesting Period: Eggs:
White feathers, reddish orange beak, black areas
above beak, black legs and feet.
Around 2.3 mts March-May 6-9. Greenish white. The largest egg of any British Bird.View