Swans, Range Riding and Water: An Update from the Blackfoot Challenge
Summer has now officially arrived and that means that field season is in full swing at the Blackfoot Challenge. Read on for updates from our swan restoration, wildlife and drought response programs.
Trumpeter swans return to the Blackfoot in record numbers
It has been a thrilling spring in the Blackfoot for swan watchers. There are more trumpeters around than ever, with lots of folks reporting swans in both known sites and new places. And even more exciting is the fact that we have 13 pairs of swans on territories and at least eight of those are nesting!
Some of the swans started incuba...