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Geese and other birds

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130415-espoo-c3-RISL1091Looks that finally winter is giving in!


The Mallard or Wild Duck (Anas platyrhynchos, heinäsorsa)

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May be wild duck but in fact eats from hand here. Lauttasaari, Helsinki, Finland.


Mallards (or Wild Duck , Anas platyrhynchos, heinäsorsa) descending

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The day was cold in Suomenlinna, Helsinki.    A few mallards are wintering a long as there is open water.  Picture taken against light shows silhuettes only.


Mallards (or Wild Duck , Anas platyrhynchos, heinäsorsa) at -9 C

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There are hundreds of mallards still in the capital area even if the winter is getting tough.


Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos, heinäsorsa)

Lauttasaari, Helsinki.