Here’s Eight Mallards (Anas platyrhychos), four pair, four male, four females. All were asleep with their heads down. Something made a noise and all the males popped up. Females weren’t bothered and kept sleeping! Who has their priorities right!
A drake Mallard (Anas platyrhychos) looks out across the water of Mill Lake. I’m always amazed how that Green head can change colour in the light!
A pair of Mallards (Anas platyrhychos) found a quite log to have an afternoon nap on!
Here’s an archive shot from a couple of years back that I’ve always liked! A pair of Mallard drakes, Anas platyrhychos.