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

The Mallard or Wild Duck (Anas platyrhynchos, heinäsorsa)


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.