Black Swans and collars

by on Aug.08, 2012, under Birds, Fauna, New South Wales, Victoria, Western Australia

Black Swan with a research collar, Albert Park lake, Victoria.

Swan without a collar.

In some parts of Australia the ecology of Black Swans is being studied. Aspects such as mortality of signets, predation and migration/flight patterns. I have attached he pdf here for information on the collars themselves.

Black swan neck collar info