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13 animals of the Arctic

By: Caroline Inge on Nov. 22, 2011, 8:12 a.m.
Tundra swans swimming in water

Photo: Fool-On-The-Hill/flickr

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Tundra swan

The tundra swan migrates to Alaska each spring to build its nest and lay eggs. In the fall, this species migrates to the Northeast U.S., along the Atlantic coast from North Carolina to Maryland.