A pair of Mute Swan building their nest on the banks of the Royal canal in Dublin City.
Eamon Lynch 05/01/2007 17:02I know it looks bad but if you look at the Swans necks you will see that there is no heavy discolouration. as you know Swans feed a lot of the the bottom and if the water they are in is contaminated it will manifest itself in this way. good idea about the newspapers. thanks for the comments.