Last Saturday morning I visited the Michael Obrien Wetlands in town. This is a series of man made ponds. Some pond are about 7 acres and some are smaller and very irregular shapes. It's a great habitat for ducks as the pond edges have a heavy willow and grass edge. I was able to get some distant shots of ducks.
A lesser scaup that's trying to ignore me
A couple of mallards putting in time around their nest sites.
Soon there should be ducklings following parents as the goslings were