Rare swan graces the Rio Grande

Posted at: 02/19/2013 11:39 AM
Updated at: 02/19/2013 11:49 AM
By: KOB.com staff

Steve Wentworth of Albuquerque took these lovely photos of a rare swan gracing the waters of the Rio Grande.

It is believed to be a "mute swan," so named because it honks less loudly than other swans.

Bird experts say it is not common to New Mexico.

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