A beautiful day for a walk in the park. 

Friday April 02, 2010.

Swan Lake Village area,
Markham, Ontario

Swan Lake Park
Mute Swan
Romeo newly arrived on the lake and already chasing the Canadian Geese away.
Canadian Goose swimming away from Romeo as fast as he can.
Goose resorts to using it's wings to increase its speed in order to escape from Romeo.
Highway 407 between 9th Line and Markham Road
Trumpeter Swans - Juvenile
Three young Trumpeter (the fully mature adults feathers are pure white while the juvenile retains the black smudged feather color). These three have been living for the last 3 weeks in the very small flood control pond on the north side of the 407 between 9th line and Markham Rd.
Red Tailed Hawk
A Red Tail hawk out looking for dinner, flies over the pond with the 3 swans.
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