Hamburg's Swans Sail to Warmer Quarters

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Image: Swans are caught in a small lock after being rounded up from Hamburg's inner city lake Alster
Swans are caught in a small lock after being rounded up from Hamburg's inner city lake Alster on Nov. 18.FABIAN BIMMER / Reuters

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Every year swans are collected from waterways around the northern German city of Hamburg and taken to ice-free winter quarters where they are fed and cared for until the spring.

Image: Swans sit in a boat after they were rounded up from Hamburg's inner city lake Alster
Swans sit in a boat after they were rounded up from Hamburg's inner city Lake Alster on Tuesday.FABIAN BIMMER / Reuters

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