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A Celebration of Swans

April 12 - 20, 2014

swans

John Meikle - YG

 

For the latest 'Spring Update from Swan Haven' including daily swan counts, click here.

Visit our events calendar for details on all festival events.

 

Celebration of Swans on Radio Canada International

Wildlife Viewing Biologist Carrie McClelland spoke with Radio Canada International's The Link about the return of swans to Yukon, the importance of swan habitat, and what swans mean to Yukoners. Have a listen:

Alternative content - radio interview


About A Celebration of Swans

Yukon's premiere bird festival, A Celebration of Swans, brings residents and visitors alike out to great swan viewing areas to welcome spring to the north, arriving on the wings of the Trumpeter Swans.

Over this 9-day period visitors flock to open water making A Celebration of Swans the largest birding event in Yukon. Approximately 10% of Yukoners join in activities or visit Swan Haven each year. Keep an eye out for the Spring Events Calendar flyer with a schedule of events in your mailbox in late March.

Click on the buttons at the top of the page to find out more about what's happening during the A Celebration of Swans, school programs, the poster contest, and Swan Haven on Marsh Lake.

 

Wildlife Viewing

Environment Yukon

Government of Yukon

Box 2703 (V-5N)
Whitehorse, Yukon
Canada Y1A 2C6

Phone: 867-667-8291
Toll free (in Yukon): 1-800-661-0408 ext. 8291
Fax: 867-393-6263

Email: wildlife.viewing@gov.yk.ca

 

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