Date: 10/26/18 1:53 pm
From: Scott Bradley <m_scottbradley...> [NEBirds] <NEBirds...>
Subject: Re: [NEBirds] Mute Swans (not a sighting)
For the Heartland of America Park swans (downtown Omaha), when I worked at ConAgra, rumor was they were taken to the zoo for the winter.

Apologies for the late reply.

M. Scott
Omaha

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> On Oct 25, 2018, at 10:12 PM, Ross Silcock <silcock...> [NEBirds] <NEBirds...> wrote:
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> Thanks to the folks who replied to my Mute Swan question. Apparently most are indeed taken into barns etc but some are wintered outdoors by keeping water open artificially.
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> Much appreciated.
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> On October 22, 2018 at 11:18 AM "Ross Silcock <silcock...> [NEBirds]" <NEBirds...> wrote:
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> Does anyone know what happens to the non-wild Mute Swans in the Omaha area in winter? I'm thinking of the Omaha swans at Heartland of America Park, Zorinsky Lake, Regency, as well as Yanney Lake in Kearney.
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> I assume they're collected up and kept indoors, but if anyone can provide info, I'd really appreciate it.
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