Date: 4 weeks ago   Category: Summer

Oarsmen angered a swan and paid


In Great Britain the aggressive swan attacked oarsmen. The information Somerset Live portal reports about it. The case occurred on Friday, April 19, during the international marathon on rowing on a canoe. Peter Strong walked along the channel Kenneth — Avon in the village of Marden, the County of Wiltshire, and noticed how the bird attacked athletes. "About ten boats floated by, and the swan flew up to each of them" — the 58-year-old eyewitness tells. According to him, the swan sat down on a back part of a canoe and actively swung wings. Most of oarsmen did not suffer, Strong claims. However one member of the team tried to drive an aggressive animal, lost balance and fell down in water. "He wanted to frighten off a bird — Strong explains. — In a front part of the boat the girl sat. She did not even understand what occurred, did not turn back yet. Then she helped it to get out to the land". As notes the edition, the swan banished strangers from a reservoir to protect the territory. Earlier in March it was reported that in the Ukrainian city of Kherson the swan attacked the person swimming in the lake. The unknown came into the lake and several times steeped in water. At this time to it the aggressive swan behind swam up and began to peck it, banishing from water. According to one of versions, the swan protected the partner during the marriage period. Even more interesting in our Instagram. Subscribe!

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