New Swans will be Released on Friday

City of Great Falls Montana

PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

DATE:             April 14, 2014

 

CONTACT:     Cindy Stein, Sr. Administrative Assistant, Park & Recreation -  771-1265

TWO NEW PAIRS OF SWANS WILL BE RELEASED WITH THE OTHER WATERFOWL THIS FRIDAY

GREAT FALLS, Montana – Park and Recreation received a donation to  purchase a pair of Black Swans and a pair of Mute Swans.  Both pairs are yearlings and arrived in Great Falls last month.   All waterfowl including the new swans will be released into Gibson Pond this Friday at 10:30am. 

The domestic waterfowl are kept in enclosed quarters over the winter months and are now ready to be outside for the summer.