Did you know!

  • Kings Charles III can claim to own all the swans on the reservoir! 
  • In medieval times, swans were served by the rich at feasts as a fancy treat. They were a symbol of wealth. 
  • Killing a swan today is considered a crime.

Joke corner!

Why don’t swans read directions?  Because they wing it.

How many water birds does it take to change a lightbulb? Swan

Why don’t ducks need smartphones? The Web is already on their feet!

Cignet (baby swan) artwork by Erin Marsh

How many more Nature Doors can you discover in the woodland and around the Reservoir?