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Photo © Friends of Five Creeks, some rights reserved
Albany Hill, CA (Google, OSM)
37.8983820156, -122.302980423
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The resident mallard pair were well upstream, stirring up silt as they gorged on something in the mud under an overhang. Mallards are the ancestors of domestic ducks. This settled couple -- we think the same for years -- may show why.

Feb. 05, 2012 08:08:29 -0800
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Mallard - Photo (c) Charles Lam, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
muir's ID: Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)
Posted by muir over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Mallard - Photo (c) Charles Lam, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
curiousgeorge61's ID: Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)
Posted by curiousgeorge61 over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Mallard - Photo (c) Charles Lam, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
bob-dodge's ID: Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)
Posted by bob-dodge over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Mallard - Photo (c) Charles Lam, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
theofitanides's ID: Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)
Posted by theofitanides about 1 year ago (Flag)
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Mallard - Photo (c) Charles Lam, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
Community ID: Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos)
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