Largest Bird

The largest birds in the Royal BC Museum’s ornithology collection are the swans. Next to Anna Chinn, the collection manager, this Tundra Swan (Cygnus columbianus) looks massive. They have a wingspan of about 150 centimetres and can weigh up to 10 kilograms, which is about the weight of a medium-sized dog. Tundra Swans breed in…Largest Bird
Status: Inherit