Swans at Horn Point

Mute Swans

Eastport, Maryland.  “Mute swans were introduced to North America in the late 1800s as decorations for parks, zoos and private estates. Between 1910 and 1912, over 500 mute swans were imported from Europe and Asia. However, a small number of these birds escaped into the wild.” Chesapeake Bay Program. In the background you can see the Bay Bridge and Navy Training Ships…


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