Swans meet their Royal match in annual English census
STAINES, England, July 15 (Reuters) - It used to be a way of seeing how many swans were around that might eventually grace the royal banquet table, but these days the ancient English tradition of swan-upping, a census of the birds, is part of a conservation effort.
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