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Mandarin Ducks 2

Some time ago we had a pair of Mandarin Ducks in our back garden. Turns out they are living at our local lakes and there's quite a few of them.





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Re: Mandarin Ducks 2

There was about 20 or more on a large pond at Burnham beeches last year could,nt get em all in with lens I was using,it was quite a splendid sight.your lovely pics reminded me of them.
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What an extraordinary bird! Had I not seen it I would not have believed such a creature existed. Thanks OM.
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And they nest in trees Mark....
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And they nest in trees Mark....
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And they lay square eggs......

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Thanks Bigsambwfc. Here are the rest of the family.

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